Choice group being put together. Look at the data and develop a game plan. How can we promote? What makes sense given the feedback?
Send our photos to Shawn to run on PCTV (ads in slide show)
Photos of the schools for the wall in Mercer
Small videos can go on PCTV and the website
Movie theatres? Probably not until the Open Houses in October & Thanksgiving.
Take more Academic photos
21st-century skills article (and Jake's article): Morgan and his team with DOK to assess and apply cognitive skills; science lab & projects; innovation fair maybe with SABIC and the Museum; history classes, DBQ's (using primary sources); service learning (trash behind Taconic, used to build boats); vocational shop—workplace readiness; ask the question, ready for work, ready for college, same or different?, algebraic thinking, geometric thinking, reading and writing nonfiction. Jake will write it. The Chamber is developing a curriculum of workplace readiness certification. Strategies for Success class for maturity.
New employee in another area: Melissa Falkowski, custodian, para???
Online learning - planning: PLATO & new courses. Costs the district $5000. Point of emphasis in the coming year.
Capeless first day of school
Principal for a day
Science lab - projects?
Morgan and his team and DOK
Service learning: summer school boats
On the Ropes: team-building in the Bridge program, Camp Connect and Herberg 7th grade
Strategies for Success class: teaching skills & maturity