Nov. 2, 2016 Department Meeting

Nov. 2, 2016 Department Meeting

WHERE: CTE Staff Room
WHEN: 7:15 AM
PRESENT: Amanda Beers, Steve Bellande, Angel Elam, Brenda Grabski, Scott Le Duc, Allison McFadden, William Murray, Kevin Wright, Kathy Watts

NOT PRESENT, BUT PRESENT IN SPIRIT: Kristina Cummins, Andres Lopez


1. Finals Schedule, grade due dates added to Google Dept. Binder

  • We reviewed the schedule
  • 2016-2017 Finals Schedule

2. Civil Rights Legacy Tour info added to Google Dept. Binder

  • Reviewed schedule
  • Civil Rights Legacy Tour Production

3. PLCs: please give dept. coordinator (Kathy W) a copy of your plan/agenda when finalized. It is
understood that these are flexible groups, and some members may be moving as needed.

4. RTI: Jane shared what interventions are in place now. In 2 weeks, we will receive an updated copy,
and additional ideas can be mailed to Jane or Curtis to be added.

  • Possibilities mentioned: add study skills class, change from APEX (dated; kids can manipulate Odyssey; take out of FTEs and make it before/after school)
  • Comments/is the list accurate?

5. Club Schedule

  • Do we need to change? What could it look like?
  • Survey will come soon to all staff asking
    • How many clubs are there/names/attendance?
    • Kid input – more clubs
  • We recommend that each teacher have a club
  • Noise in the Commons is too loud

6. Everyone has access to Dept. Lead Meeting Notes – see Google Dept. Drive