Monthly Archives: May 2013

PK – K and grades 1 & 2 collaboration workshops…

I’m afraid I will have to cancel these events due to lack of interest.  I have the workshop already created and ready but without the minimum number of participants I am unable to present as scheduled.  I will attempt to offer this … Continue reading

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shared from Sara Snodgrass, OKSDE Director of Elementary Math…

This is a letter posted on Facebook from a parent.  As a teacher just like you it struck my heart and I wanted all of you to read it.  I am also including some “math” about the tornado.  My thoughts and … Continue reading

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PARCC insights…

The following is a link to an interview with PARCC. PARCC is Oklahoma’s representative creator of Common Core aligned assessments.  (PARCC; Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Career). http://www.edexcellence.net/commentary/education-gadfly-daily/common-core-watch/2013/by-the-company-it-keeps.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A%20flypaper%20%28The%20Education%20Gadfly%20Daily%3A%20Ideas%20that%20stick%20from%20the%20Fordham%20Institute%29 Be informed!  🙂 Kimmy

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Great CCSS insight with this Teaching Channel video…

https://www.teachingchannel.org/videos/common-core-state-standards-elementary-school?utm_campaign=digest&utm_medium=email&utm_source=digest Take a look! 🙂 Kimmy

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K – 3 Assessments…

As you should know Oklahoma’s State Board of Education approved 13 assessments for grades K – 3 at the end of April.  Here is a list of the approved assessments: assessment list 13 – 14 The following was just released … Continue reading

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Librarian Collaboration meeting added to agenda…

It was requested that I add a collaboration session for Librarians to my calendar.  SOOOO, I did. We will be getting together on May 31, 9:00 am – 11:00 am at the Science Annex in Guymon, OK. Here is a … Continue reading

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Your chance to speak up!

Oklahoma Educators are cordially invited to apply for the Oklahoma C3 Summer Convening The goal of the Oklahoma C3 Summer Convening is to bring Oklahoma educators together to evaluate, clarify, and assess the needs of our state in regards to the … Continue reading

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