Congratulations to our newest Nationally Board Certified Teacher!
Also, the teaching channel was here today filming one of her classes to highlight on their site.
Here is a picture from today. You can see her, the kids and the camera men if you look hard enough!
American Education Week
American Education Wekk - November 17-21, --presents all Americans with a wonderful opportunity to celebrate public education and honor individuals who are making a difference in ensuring that every child receives a quality education. This year's theme is "Great Public Schools: A Basic Right and Our Responsibility," and will be reflected in special observations each day of the weekling celebration. Check the NEA-American Education Association Website (http://www.nea.org/grants/19823.htm) for repors from the AEW Tour all week long.
Education Week Article
Congratulations to Kris Hemstetter and the elementary teachers in Kent County, Md. Attached you will find a copy of the KCPS math coherence article featured in this weeks edition of Education Week. This is a great example of the positive impact of professional learning communities at the elementary level. Way to go Kent County! http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2014/11/12/12cc-coherence.h34.html