Started the day at the coordinator meeting where we discussed the article from 1985 from ASCD.
Article located here: http://www.ascd.org/ASCD/pdf/journals/ed_lead/el_198503_saphier.pdf
From the article we discussed what were areas of strength and opportunities for growth.
Afterwords we toured Edgar Road and rated Bulletin Boards for the winter contest.
Coordinated acquiring resources from Pearson for Pilot at Hixson.
Sent request to order Page Keeley's Formative assessment book. Here's an article about them: http://pal.lternet.edu/docs/outreach/educators/education_pedagogy_research/assessment_probes_uncovering_student_ideas.pdf
Called Steve Lawrence to discuss Screen printing
Made contacts regarding textbook evaluation tools and Printed options to discuss next week
Finished the Edgar Road video
Set up a time to go see the rainforest thanks to James!
Set up Agenda for 2/6 6th grade science and 1/8 world studies meetings
Sorted files from downloads and resource created from the week.
Attended Edgar Road Holiday Party!