MPACT 2013

TEACHING & LEARNING INSTITUTE

Planning Meeting Agenda for May 30th

  • Welcome & Introductions
  • Today's Objectives
  • Overview of MPACT
  • MPACT Schedule
  • Framework for Success
  • Tools You Can Use
  • Any Next Steps
  • Today's Launch


"Impacting Student Achievement Through Engaged, Aligned Classrooms"


Overview of MPACT


Here's a Snapshot:

  • Our theme is "Impacting Student Achievement Through Engaged, Aligned Classrooms".
  • The Institute will feature a keynote speaker and other special entertainment.
  • The event will take place at on Tuesday, August 20th for all secondary teachers, and on Wednesday, August 21st for all elementary teachers.
  • We are expecting 500 participants each day. This includes all MISD teachers and district personnel.
  • To accommodate 500 participants we need workshop presenters to facilitate a minimum of 20 concurrent sessions, for each of our 50 minute sessions, on both days.
  • There is no monetary compensation, but all presenters & co-presenters will receive 10 Continuing Education Units and other surprise perks.


MPACT Schedule

8:00 - 10:00 ~ Convocation & Keynote

10:10 - 11:00 ~ Session #1

11:00 - 11:10 ~ BREAK

11:10 - 12:00 ~Session #2

12:00 - 1:00 ~ LUNCH

1:00 - 1:10 ~ BREAK

1:10 - 2:00 ~ Session #3

2:00 - 2:10 ~ BREAK

2:10 - 3:00 ~ Session #4


Next Steps


  1. If you need help with your presentation, let us know.
  2. Send in your Materials & Supplies Form. Turn in form by June 15th.
  3. Remain flexible and continue to have fun planning!
  4. Check EDMODO throughout the summer for notifications from MPACT.

MPACT LAUNCH

"Many great ideas go unexecuted, and many great executioners are without ideas. One without the other is worthless." - Tim Blixseth

MPACT Proposal Committee

Claudia Acevedo, Chrysta Carlin, Daniel Horn, Christopher Fancher, Renee Setser, Alejandro Gongora, & Felicia Turner