Our current schedule is a 7 period day. We have been working hard to transition to a modified block. Our leadership team has been involved in a great deal of … Continue reading Why Does Algebra HAVE to be at 11:34?
I had a great, reaffirming conversation with another administrator in my school district @CumberlandCoSch. At a scheduling workshop for secondary schools, I met up with Dan Krumanocker and Troy Lindsey, … Continue reading Your Toolbox
I had one of those days this week that helped remind me why I became an educator and why I’ve always worked with kids. The Meeting Wednesday, at our principals … Continue reading One of My Defining Days
Several weeks ago, the principals in our cluster got together and did an instructional walk thru in my building. This is the second one we’ve done in our district, … Continue reading Sharing GoogleForms Observations and Teacher Feedback
‘If teams of teachers are going to accomplish anything of substance, they need regularly scheduled opportunities during the school day to collaborate. In addition, if a school truly want to … Continue reading Middle School Schedule : Book Review ‘Making Teamwork Meaningful’
We have school leadership meetings twice a month in my current school district, Cumberland County Schools. The topic of one of our middle school principal break out sessions centered … Continue reading Middle School Schedule : Support
Our current schedule is a 7 period schedule. We take our instructional day and divide it into 7 equal blocks of time allotting additional time during lunch as well as … Continue reading Middle School Schedule : Block = Flexibility