2010-11 Meetings

Network Meetings

September 30, 2010: Supervision of Instruction
November 10, 2010: Norris Cell Phone Usage
February 8, 2011: Improving Instruction
March 16, 2011: No regular meeting - Administrator Bootcamp training will be held instead; with the registration through NCSA.

  • all meetings are scheduled for 9:00-12:00 at ESU 6

February 8, 2011: Improving Instruction
Essential Questions:
How can leaders improve instructional practice?
How can technology be used to improve practice?


Agenda

  • Principals Discussion Forum
  • Professional Development Programs
  • Next Meeting: March 16, 2011
  • Principals' Retreat: June 15 and 16 at Country Inn and Suites

Resources
Complete Agenda


Principal Lead - Feb 2011Agenda.doc
York -January 17th PROF DEV schedule and description.doc

Lip Dubs
Magnolia High School
Martin High School

Curriuculum Video/Youtube
Calculus Rhapsody
William the Conquerer (1066) Music Video

Past Meetings

November 10, 2010: Inspiring Action

Essential Questions:
How can leaders inspire action?
How can technology be used to improve practice?
What methods can be used to engage students?

Agenda
Field studies suggest cell phones could be effective learning tools.
Welcoming Mobile Technology in Schools: THE Journal article
Digital Nation: Arne Duncan on Using Cell Phones in Schools
Burlington, MA high school principal's blog post on using cell phones in school
Ideas for Managing Cell Phones in the Classroom
  • Google forms follow-up
  • Principals' Discussion Forum
  • Student Engagement - Academic Games and 21st Century Skills Continuum
  • ESU 6 Social Networking Tools:

  • PD Programs and Upcoming Events

Resources
Complete Agenda:
Principal Lead - Nov 2010Agenda.doc
Career Skills Continuum.docx
Career Skills Tasks.docx


September 30, 2010: Supervision of Instruction

Essential Questions:
How should teachers receive feedback about instruction?
What methods can be used to engage students?

Agenda
  • Introductions - successes, issues for Principals' Discussion Forum
  • Professional Development Programs is a document with a description of the ESU 6 Programs
  • Registration System Showcase - Tammy
  • Technology Discussion - Lynne
  • Google Forms: Mitch Kubicek
  • Providing Feedback
  • Student Engagement
  • Principals' Discussion Forum
Complete Agenda: Agenda - September 2010.doc

Resources:
The New Teacher Project article on teacher evaluation: Teacher-Evaluation-Oct10F.pdf
Craft Knowledge Form - craft knowledge form.doc

Academic Games:
Talk a mile a minute.pptx
Name that category.pptx
Jeopardy Game Board.ppt

Edutopia
Edutopia Article on Career Academies
Khan Academy - instructional You Tube videos