Monthly Archives: July 2012

Beginning Year PD

Spent the afternoon calling eastern panhandle districts (Balko, Beaver, Forgan, Turpin, Laverne, Hardesty, and Tyrone) in order to introduce myself to Superintendents and to schedule a meeting to visit with district staff prior to the start of school. Here is a … Continue reading

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Webcasts from SimpleK12

Spent the morning with Catlin Tucker talking about Common Core, integrating technology in Common Core ELA and Mathmatics, then the subject of flipping your classroom.  Enjoyed the webinars and kuddos to SimpleK12. http://community.simplek12.com/scripts/student/webinars/browse.asp?show=all&tag=CTspotlight

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July 10, 2012

Worked today on a mileage log and a time & effort log.  Both Melody and I will receive a $2000 stipend for travel/mileage.  Considering that our region from its eastern most school to its western most school is about 180 … Continue reading

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July 9, 2012

Melody and I signed our contracts with Guymon ISD today.  In order to meet the guidelines of the grant allowing for the hiring of 60 REAC3H Instructional Coaches across the state of Oklahoma our salaries must be filtered through a school … Continue reading

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Common Core & Social Studies

I got a phonecall from a Beaver ISD teacher who will be teaching 5th grade Social Studies.  The question was if she needed to base her lessons on Common Core or PASS.  My response was for her to talk to … Continue reading

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