Weekly Update 12/8/15
Cultural proficiency during the holidays
I encourage you to have critical conversation with your staff.
Source of the quote
Anyone interested in a book study?
Let the holidays begin!
Happy Hanukkah to our students, staff and friends of the Jewish faith.
- 7-14Hanukkah * - Judaism (begins sundown on 6)
- Immaculate Conception - Catholic Christian
- Advent Fast begins- Orthodox Christian
- Feast Day of Our Lady of Guadalupe - Catholic Christian
- Rohatsu (Bodhi Day) ** - Buddhist
Nominate your peer! - Deadline Dec 11
C3 Cincinnati Area Outstanding Teacher Award Nominations Deadline Dec. 11
Nominate one of your outstanding teacher colleagues. Through the combined efforts of the University of Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky University, Xavier University, Mount Saint Joseph University, and the Cincinnatus Association, each winner will be presented with a $500 cash prize and an award plaque noting their achievements. All winners, and those who have nominated them, will be honored at a banquet on Tuesday evening, February 9, 2016 at the Clifton Cultural Arts Center. The nomination form, along with instructions for submitting all information required for the nomination, can be found online at: http://cech.uc.edu/teacheraward.html Nominations will be accepted through Friday, December 11, 2015.
Great article by #ELLChat participant: Changing Role of ESL Teachers
#ELLchat (twitter chat) is Monday nights at 8pm eastern.
There is also a voxer group for ELLchat - let me know if you want to be added. It's a great PLN to be part of.