Missouri River Teacher Center

November 2016

Upcoming Dates

November 11th: Closed for Veteran's Day

November 24th-25th: Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

December 23rd: Modified hours, open 7:30-4pm

December 26-30th: Modified hours, open 7:30-4pm

January 10th: Starlab Training

January 16th: Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January 28th: Lego Education Training

Lego Training Available

Lego Education will be coming to Bismarck on January 28th to provide a training for the Missouri River Teacher Center Area. There will be workshops on WeDo Robotics, MindStorm, StoryStarter, and Simple Machine kits. Please RSVP to the event by completing this form. More information about registration will be sent out this month.

Featured Item of the Month

Breakout EDU : We have 2 BreakOut EDU kits for checkout. These kits engage students in inquiry and content by trying to solve clues and puzzles in an attempt to open a variety of locks. To learn more about Breakout EDU or to find games, please visit their website at http://www.breakoutedu.com/

Star Lab Training

We will be having a star lab training on Tues, Jan 10th from 5-7pm at Gateway to Science. To check out the starlab, you need to complete this training on setup and takedown. Please register for the class by signing up on this link. https://goo.gl/ZxVsKM
New Resources

Click here to view new items purchased in Oct!

Searching the Catalog

To search our resources online at http://goo.gl/oQOepp To place holds, renew materials, and/or check your account, login in the upper right hand corner. Contact the office if you are unsure of your login information.

Missouri River Teacher Center Board

Andrea Freidt - Homeschoolers Association

Angela Fischer - Elementary/Bismarck

Chad Radke - Mandan Administrator

Scheryl Bjorndahl - HS Librarian/Mandan

Lacey Thielen - Preschool/MVM

Loni Miller - University of Mary

Meghan Bardell - Middle School/Bismarck

Molly Olson - MREC

Rachel Steffan - Manning School Principal

Alicia Fladeland - Elementary/Bismarck

Lynn Wolf - Bismarck Administrator

Nancy Dyk - Naughton School

Misti Werle - Missouri River Teacher Center Director

Kari Stromme - Light of Christ Schools



The board goals for the 2016-17 school year are:


  • Acquire new teacher center members
  • Increase circulation of materials
  • Collect data on services and materials being utilized
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