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Cox Mission Statement

Cox Elementary is committed to creating a culture of high achievement and performance for all learners, both students and staff, while fostering positive relationships within our school community.

The Hard Hat; 21 Ways to be a Great Teammate (Jon Gordon)

#15 Become a "Come with Me" Teammate

"If you want to be good, focus on making yourself better. If you want to be great, focus on making yourself and your team better."

Focus On: Standard's Based Bulletin Boards

Yesterday, Kris and I took a walk to look at all of the Standard's Based Bulletin Boards. We were impressed to say the least. One of the things that particularly stuck out to us was the

student commentary on how they met the standard. Students being able to verbalize what they did to make them successful is an effective way to push student thinking and deepen their understanding. Way to go!

Reflective Question:

How do you incorporate this into tasks that are not going on the Standard's Based Bulletin Boards?

Articles of Interest

First Grade Team shares with Elementary AP's how a change in planning has made a huge difference in the classroom.

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