Article of the Week:
As we start to plan for 2nd semester, here is a great article on how to connect students to their learning. Math is the example, but this could be used across all subjects- great place to start! Enjoy-
Bringing a Culturally Responsive Lens to Math Class
Here is our district’s Inclement Weather Delay guidelines for this school year to you again for your reference.
Wednesday PPD Share Out:
1. Please sit with your group (if you are working with a group)
2. Review your PPD Check-in & Share out Document
3. Decide who will share out the topic and three facts
4. Share Out
One Class at a Time- As you likely are aware, Mid Oregon Credit Union and KTVZ sponsors the One Class at a Time program, awarding $500 with a KTVZ News story to share with the community and highlight great things happening in schools. They are currently looking for innovative and relevant classroom programs that we can feature (things happening now, this spring, or even next fall).
Classified PD: Please share this PD opportunity with your classified staff who provide interventions for students. It will be held on January 31 at Three Rivers. Most questions are answered on the flyer.
ACR: The 2020-21 ACR forms (English & Spanish) are now posted to our district website and portal.
Tam @ Ed Center:
HS: Changes to ACR and Choice App Dates- After reviewing the HS ACR/Choice Application dates with cabinet, we moved the ACR submission deadline to Monday, March 2 from Friday, February 28 and the Choice Schools application deadline to Tuesday, Feb 18 from Monday, Feb 17, which is MLK Day. Here is theUPDATED TIMELINE.
MS: March 2, 2020 is the deadline to submit an ACR.
Tam @ NSES, SRES, & LPES:
ACR’s- ACR’s will be due on Monday, March 2 this year. Please begin sharing this information with families. Let me know if you have any questions.
Dibels Schedule- Pleas see the final dibels schedule for winter.
Your input is valuable: Earlier this week Andrea sent information regarding opportunities to provide input in our superintendent search… and here are a few highlights of opportunities for you: Wednesday, January 15, from 3:00-4:30 p.m., has been set aside for district leaders to drop in and chat with search consultants, Valerie Pitts and David Cash from HYA & Associates. Our consultants will be in rooms 307 and 312 at the Education Center and no appointment is necessary; please stop by whenever it works best for your schedule.
Additionally, you are invited to join us at one of our public forums:
January 14 / 5:00-6:30 p.m. / Sky View Middle School Library
January 15 / 5:00-6:30 p.m. / Cascade Middle School Library
January 16 / 4:30-6:30 p.m. / La Pine High School Library
More information about our Superintendent Search Process is available on our district website.
1.12.2020 1:45pm PPD Review and Check-In @ Ed. Center
1.31.2020 Certified Work Day (No work for Classified Staff, No class for Students)