NJSELA NEWS

November 29, 2016

WINTER ROUNDTABLE

The next member roundtable will be held on Friday December 16, 2016 - in the Hillsborough Township Public Schools. We will start at 9am and finish around the 2 o'clock hour. The final agenda and directions will go out to registered members the week before the roundtable.


To register your spot, please go to this link and sign up.


Preliminary Agenda:


8:30 - 9:00 am Registration and Networking

9:00 - 9:15 am Welcome, Opening Remarks, Official Business


  • Welcome from the current NJSELA officers and Executive Committee


9:15 - 9:30 am Introduction to Cycles (Campfire Conversations)


  • 9:30 - 10:00 am Cycle 1
  • 10:15 - 10:45 am Cycle 2
  • 11:00 - 11:30 am Cycle 3



11:30 am - 1:00 pm Lunch and ECA Presentation


11:30 - 12:00 Lunch


12:00 - 1:00 ECA Science Kit Services Presentation http://www.eca.bz/


1:00 - 2:00/3:00 pm Roundtable Discussion

Topics that were brought up as concerns:


  • Testing requirements under new ESSA
  • Curriculum Development
  • Teacher Training
  • Resource Identification



Also, our preliminary date for the Spring Roundtable is May 5, 2017.