Monthly Archives: August 2012

LETRS Training

Kimmy and I will be in OKC for training through Friday. Early literacy mastery is such a necessity for students to be successful in their later school careers. Our trainer has been fabulous, and I have learned so much about … Continue reading

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Shout Out…

Just wanted to give a shout out from OKC…we are covering a lot concepts in the area of early literacy instruction with our LETRS trainers.  We will be focusing on LETRS through Thursday.  On Friday we will meet with SDE officials about … Continue reading

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headed east…

Melody and I are headed to the city for the second week of training as REAC3H Coaches.  Like all things, it is a learning experience.  We will spend Monday through Thursday from 7:15 – 4:00 training in LETRS (LETRS webpage link) which … Continue reading

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wow! lots of info….

I see that traffic has picked up unless Melody and my families are skewing the counts through their support of us.  😉 I’m hoping that you are seeing how this blog will allow us to quickly and reliably forward information to … Continue reading

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Sample Tasks from PARCC

PARCC—Sample Tasks and Items The information is here!! Sample items and tasks many teachers have been asking about have been posted.  Kimmy and I have been promising this information was coming soon, and  it is here today.  Yeah!! PARCC released … Continue reading

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RESOURCES!

Resources have been the most requested in all the schools that I have been in.  It was added by a teacher in Laverne that not only resources but those that will be the best for particular areas.  I know that … Continue reading

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Meeting More Teachers!!

It’s been a busy two days!  Monday, I spent some time with Straight Elementary teachers talking about Common Core and answering questions.  We discussed the importance of Building Academic Vocabulary, and we navigated the SDE website until we found it!  … Continue reading

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