Transition Plus September 16th

It's beautiful when a career and a passion come together

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The New Look of T-Plus

Here is the winner of the T-Plus Logo.


Thank you to everyone who participated in the vote.


Thank you Kevin Yang and Jeremiah for preparing this for us!

Tree Trust Interviews

Interviews for Tree Trust will take place on Tuesday, September 17th at 1:00 pm in the main office (conference room #2.) Students who are interested in applying to Tree Trust to learn skills and gain experience in the building trades and/or landscaping should bring their completed applications to the main office at 1:00 pm.


If anyone needs an application, talk to Peggy.

ESP Individual Meetings

Please schedule a 20-30 minute meeting to meet with Jason & Daphne. You can schedule this with Melissa or Traci. We want to meet with each of you to discuss your goals for the year and have a discussion about what you see we can improve on at T-Plus.

Emergency Plans

Advisors, can you make sure that copies of all your student’s Emergency Health Plans are given to their other teachers and SEAs who work with these students. These were sent out by Email a few days before school. If you are missing your copy, or cannot find it please email Emily in the health office.


Thank you!

-Emily LSN

Welcome Back Pow Wow

It is time for MPS's annual Welcome Back Pow Wow to celebrate our students, families, community and a new year. It is held at South high school field at 4:30. See the flyer

if you have any questions please feel free to contact Christine.Wilson@mpls.k12.mn.us


Miigwech, Wopida, Thank you

AESOP Log In

If you are unable to log in to AESOP, use the forgot username or forgot user password on the AESOP site where you log in. If you still experience difficulties, call the Reserve Desk at 612-68-0540. It is best to call before 10:00 a.m.

PAYROLL ENTRY ON ESS

Remember, you must enter time on HOLIDAY's if you want to get paid. You are contractually to receive pay for Holiday's as listed in your contract. You will not automatically get paid for holiday's unless you enter it. If you are having difficulties, keep pressing enter, it will take it.


Also, don't ignore emails that say your time has not been approved. The most likely reason is a comment wasn't entered for extended time, or I may not have gotten to it on Tuesday, or you entered it after noon on Tuesday. Before you ask what hasn't been approved, check it first.


Here is a link on how to do that.

https://source.mpls.k12.mn.us/ess-check-time-entry-approval-status


Check Time Entry Approval Status — The Source


Can't find what you're looking for? Submit an eTicket with your training request. In the category dropdown menu, select "Training," and the eTicket will come straight to the Design & Training team.

source.mpls.k12.mn.us

Flu Shot Clinic

Wednesday, October 16th, from 11:30-2:30. The flu shot and the mist will be available. If you have insurance please bring your card. The clinic will accept people regardless of insurance status.

Children's Dental is available to come out to the school for Students in need of Dental Care. They are contracted with MPS.


Things needed before they will come out:


  1. We need at least 9 students enrolled/qualified before they come to T+. Also preferred language they have interpreters.
  2. Students must have insurance to qualify for dental procedures.
  3. We need a parent/guardian consent form( We have them available in the health office).
  4. Students not enrolled in health insurance they can get them in started on the process. They also have a sliding fee scale available if students don't qualify for medical assistance.
  5. We have toothbrushes available in the health office if needed.

Guthrie Artisan Resident

"Hello!

My name is Theo Langason and I'm the new Guthrie Teaching Artist at T-Plus. In addition to being a teaching artist, I'm a director, actor, musician, poet and improvisor. My work is rooted in using theater, music and poetry to engage students, promote self expression, and energize curriculum. I'm excited to work with you all! My bio is below and I can be reached at TheoL@guthrietheater.org

Best,

Theo


Theo Langason is a multi-disciplinary theatre artist and teaching artist based in Minneapolis, MN. A graduate of Rutgers University – Camden with a degree in Theatre Arts, Theo has been working in the Twin Cities as an actor, director, musician, composer, improviser, poet, and teaching artist for a decade. Theo is one of the artistic directors of Red Eye Theater, a company that focuses on new, boundary-breaking performance work. In addition to his work with Red Eye, Theo is a company member of Sandbox Theatre, a member of Blackout Improv, and a regular cast member of The Theater of Public Policy. As a teaching artist, Theo works regularly with Guthrie Theater, Penumbra Theatre, and Upstream Arts. Theo has also worked with Ten Thousand Things, Park Square Theatre, Pillsbury House + Theater, and Theatre Pro Rata."

Lunchtime Reminder

Students should eat their lunches in either the cafeteria or outside on the benches, weather permitting. Students should not eat in the main lobby that we share with AE. Please encourage students to clean up after themselves. Thanks!

This Week at TPlus

Monday----------------

Tuesday---------------Lic PD Meeting------------------------------ 8:30--------Small Cafe-----------------------

Thursday--------------Site Council----------------------------------- 4:30- 6:30

Friday-------------------ILT----------------------------------------------------8:30--------

-----------------------------ESP Meeting------ Choose 1 time---- 2:00-2:30 & 2:35-3:05--Engagement Rm

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