BC Learning Update
1/9/17 - 1/27/17
Upcoming Events around the District & Professional Learning Plans
Professional Learning Focus for Atkins for the months of Jan/Feb
Learning Walks @ Norway
Training at GWAEA in afternoon
IA Assessment Data Review and Data Team Time
Sharing Roll Out IC refocus
- Grade Reporting for Term 2 & Semester 1
7:30-11:30 & 12:30-3:30
Steam Room work/exploration
Little Bits, Bloxels, Green Screen, Ozobot, Makey Makey, 3D Printer
Data Team Time
Bobcat Time work
Touchstones of Good Teaching
7:30 Prepare/Read for Book Study8:00 -11:30
- Sharing Roll Out IC refocus @ MS/HS
Book Study Rigorous Reading (Ch. 5 & 6)
Overview IA Assessment Results
Data Team Time
Prep 2nd Semester/3rd quarter
K-3 Special Educator Teachers
12:30 - 3:30
SDI Team planning work.
Location: TBD (Junge)
Data Team/ PBIS meeting @ Norway
- PBIS Check & Connect
MS/HS 1:15 - 3:30
Literacy Learning w/ Wendy Anderson
- Rigorous Reading take-a-ways & next steps
Check out this blog post from Anna Upah regarding info on our live-streaming event from the National Mall the day before the inauguration. We'll be sharing the sights and sounds of the final preparations that go into the big event. We also have high hopes of meeting with at least one elected official during this time. Please fill out this brief form if you're interested in having your class participate and she will get you the info you need to join. Please let her know if you have any questions.
Resources for All
Iowa Reading Research Center -- free resources for home and school connections.
C4K - Celebrating Iowa's Success -- Andrea Townsley & Anna Upah are sharing some of the work we have been doing with students utilizing the "Read Naturally" program.
Social Studies update from Department of Education
Statewide Social Studies Summer Institutes information -- GWAEA dates: June 8 & 9 &/or June 13 & 14 &/or June 22 & 23, 2017.