Sunday, October 21, 2018

iACT Announcements - Week of 10/22

Upcoming Dates:
* October 22nd - ELAR Cohort (K-2), Bilingual Coaching @ Davis (Emelia Ahmed), Discovery Ed Admin Coaching (Cherry -AM, Herndon - PM)
* October 23rd - Bilingual Coaching @ Fort (Emelia Ahmed), Discovery Ed. Admin Coaching (MS and HS)
* October 24th - STEMFormation Training Day @ CO (8:30 a.m.), Bilingual Coaching @ Vernon (Emelia Ahmed), New Teacher Meeting @ 4:00 p.m. @ CO
* October 30th - Literacy Coaching @ Davis (Knighton)


Preparing for the new ELAR TEKS? TCTELA is here to help with PD2Teach. Teachers are leaders from across the state met in PLC’s to discuss the standards and implications for classroom instruction. In a series of videos for each strand, you an hear the discussion and access resources to support the curriculum development at your campus. Previously password protected with a login to the bulb digital portfolio, videos and resource materials for the introductions and strands 1-4 are now available FREE at Videos and resources for strands 5-7 are expected to be available by January.

Research-based Strategies that Accelerate Student Learning
This is a great article about John Hattie’s work and what strategies accelerate student growth.

CommonLit is a free reading resource for teachers