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TopicPresenter
May, 2013Documents/Links
Welcome, Announcements

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Update from Southeast Education Alliance
Linda Lowe, Executive Director
Curriculum mapping institute - follow-up to last year June 17, 18, 19 adding formative assessment Trask HS in Pender County Sue Gendron, SBAC; four consultants from Scholastic (math, ELA), DPI consultants and teachers from Sampson County; application process underway for 55-60 participants Eric Jensen returning February 10 at UNCW
Current Initiatives
Read to Achieve Karla Casteen, Region 2 Consultant
RTT-ELC K-3 Assessment Leslie Simmons, Region 2 Consultant
North Carolina Read to Achieve May 15, 2013.pptx
North Carolina Read to Achieve May 15, 2013.pptx
North Carolina Read to Achieve May 15, 2013.pptx* Details
Serving our Region: Focus and Priority [[#|Schools]]
Lenoir County - Data Review
Planning for service to Priority and Focus Schools
District/School Report Cards: http://www.ncschoolreportcard.org/src/ DPI Data Site: http://accrpt.ncpublicschools.org/app/2012/disag/ NC Teacher Working Conditions [[#|Survey]]: http://www.ncteachingconditions.org/reports/ 4-year Cohort [[#|Graduation]] Rate http://www.ncpublicschools.org/docs/superintendents/quarterly/2012-13/20130319/grad-rate.pdf CTE Numbers Report http://www.ncpublicschools.org/docs/superintendents/quarterly/2012-13/20130319/numbers-rpt.pdf
Celebrations:

Regional districts, [[#|schools]], leaders and colleagues who deserve recognition
Regional Lead Updates

Graduation Rates: 4-year Cohort Rate http://www.ncpublicschools.org/docs/superintendents/quarterly/2012-13/20130319/grad-rate.pdf Summer Institutes http://www.ncpublicschools.org/profdev/summerinstitutes/2013/
From ELA: The ELA Section of NCDPI announces a wonderful opportunity for classroom teachers to deeply explore the ELA Commn Core State Standards. Teachers will participate in professional development and work with DPI Consultants in creating lessons aligned with the Common Core. There will be two regional sessions: one held in the West June 17-18, and one held in the East June 20-21. For information regarding the Summer Seminar, including expectations and how to [[#|apply]]: http://elaccss.ncdpi.wikispaces.net/home From Math: Meredith Mathematics and Science Institutes is currently registering participants for summer institutes. For more information, contact Meghan Griffith at 919-760-8756 external image placeholder?w=NaN&h=NaN919-760-8756 FREE end_of_the_skype_highlighting or email her at griffmeg@meredith.edu. More information is also available on the website at http://meredith.edu/math/mmsi/ July 28 – August 1 * Math I, Math II, and Math III. This is a four-day program that includes Math I, II III professional development with additional sessions to support local planning, resources, and instructional change. The program is designed to assist those who are leading high school mathematics professional development locally. Registration is by teams of seven or ten participants. Use this link for further information: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/10kw3c5yTHP2fD6UKLsizcahkgYmPG9sjCeSW9Oo2OSk/viewform July 29-July 30 * Two-day professional development opportunities for elementary and middle grades teachers -Science for Grades 3-5 with an emphasis on the engineering in STEM -Implementing Common Core Mathematics in Grade 1 -Implementing Common Core Mathematics in Grade 3 -Implementing Common Core Mathematics in Grade 5 -Implementing Common Core Mathematics in Grade 6 -Implementing Common Core Mathematics in Grade 17 August 1-August 2 * Two-day professional development opportunities for elementary and middle grades teachers - Leadership for Coaches, Lead Teachers and Supervisors, K-8 -Science for Grades 3-5 with an emphasis on the engineering in STEM -Implementing Common Core Mathematics in Grade K -Implementing Common Core Mathematics in Grade 2 -Implementing Common Core Mathematics in Grade 4 -Implementing Common Core Mathematics in Grade 8 -Strategies and Web Resources for Common Core Mathematics in Grades 6-8 For on-line registration and further details, check the MMSI website: http://meredith.edu/math/mmsi/
Planning Ahead

June 21 9:00 AM; no RRT meeting in July; August 16 9:00 AM
Professional Development
Twitter Chat; Twitter for SI Tara Patterson, Mary Keel PD Leads
Twitter cheat sheet http://www.learningunlimitedllc.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/twitter-cheat-sheet.png Twitter one pager http://www.learningunlimitedllc.com/2012/12/twitter-for-educators/
Items for the Newsletter

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June 21, 2013

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; JSCC, Williams 100

Regional Roundtable Agenda

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Topic/Presenter
Documents/Links
Welcome, announcements

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Update from SEA
Linda Lowe, Executive Director, Southeast Education Alliance
http://www.southeasteducationalliance.org/index.cfm
Serving our Region:
Focus on Lenoir County RttT 5% Schools: Rochelle Middle Southeast Elementary Northeast Elementary
Priority School: Sampson School
Focus Schools: Banks Elementary Contentnea-Savannah Frink Middle Rochelle Middle Woodington Middle
Dr. Robin Smith: Summary of Eric Jensen's presentation, Teaching with Poverty in Mind.
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Article from Eric Jensen http://www.uwlamoille.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=7l7yxAkvh7Q%3D&tabid=2766
Poverty guidelines http://aspe.hhs.gov/poverty/13poverty.cfm Poverty by state http://data.nationalpriorities.org/mashups/vv1n87jqixw8stsz/?gclid=CPOoo7fh2bcCFWlo7AodqloA-Q
Interactive - facts about NC http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/37000.html highlights of census findings http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/poverty/about/overview/index.html facts on poverty in America http://feedingamerica.org/hunger-in-america/hunger-facts/quiz.aspx
ppt
District/School Report Cards: http://www.ncschoolreportcard.org/src/ DPI Data Site: http://accrpt.ncpublicschools.org/app/2012/disag/ NC Teacher Working Conditions survey: http://www.ncteachingconditions.org/reports/ 4-year Cohort Graduation Rate http://www.ncpublicschools.org/docs/superintendents/quarterly/2012-13/20130319/grad-rate.pdf CTE Numbers Report http://www.ncpublicschools.org/docs/superintendents/quarterly/2012-13/20130319/numbers-rpt.pdf
Sharing research: Pieces of the Puzzle: Improving Turnaround High Schools
Dr. Leslie Ann Newman, Assistant Principal at Topsail Middle School, and winner of the NASSP Dr. Ted Sizer High School Dissertation Award for her research.

Our next BIG initiative: Home Base
Dr. Mary Keel, Tara Patterson, Kay Thompson, Jennifer LaGarde, Deborah Goodman
http://www.ncpublicschools.org/homebase/
slide deck from Pearson
Home Base Slide Deck_PearsonandNCDPIdoc2.pdf
Home Base Slide Deck_PearsonandNCDPIdoc2.pdf
Home Base Slide Deck_PearsonandNCDPIdoc2.pdf* Details
Updates from Regional Lead
Common Language on the Common Core
Report from visits to Focus/Priority Schools in Lenoir County
Common Core Explained http://www.ncpublicschools.org/core-explained/
Separating Fact from Fiction about the Common Core http://www.mcclatchydc.com/2013/06/10/193328/separating-fact-from-fiction-about.html?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter&utm_term=news#.UbnYImzD_IX
sample criticism article http://www.nationalreview.com/corner/349808/tea-party-revives-fight-common-core-stanley-kurtz
Celebrations


Division Reports
All RT members

Items for the Newsletter

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Note: NO JULY MEETING; next meeting: August 16, 9:00 AM - noon

August 16, 2013

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Documents/Links
Welcome, announce-ments
Robin Smith, Regional Lead
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Attendance notes
Update from SEA
Linda Lowe, Executive Director, Southeast Education Alliance

Update on Summer Institute
Presenters from SI
http://si2013.ncdpi.wikispaces.net/
Update on Home Base
Home Base training team


Tara Patterson
New training site URL:
https://homebasedemo.schoolnet.com/Authentication.aspx

Username and Password:
Lmccutchan
back2school

True North Logic/NCEES in Home Base
Division Reports
All
RT members

Report on Lenoir County; planning for service
Focus on Lenoir County RttT 5% Schools: Rochelle Middle Southeast Elementary Northeast Elementary
Priority School: Sampson School
Focus Schools: Banks Elementary Contentnea-Savannah Frink Middle Rochelle Middle Woodington Middle
Robin Smith: Summary of Eric Jensen's presentation, Teaching with Poverty in Mind.
Article from Eric Jensen http://www.uwlamoille.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=7l7yxAkvh7Q%3D&tabid=2766
Poverty guidelines http://aspe.hhs.gov/poverty/13poverty.cfm Poverty by state http://data.nationalpriorities.org/mashups/vv1n87jqixw8stsz/?gclid=CPOoo7fh2bcCFWlo7AodqloA-Q
Interactive - facts about NC http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/37000.html highlights of census findings http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/poverty/about/overview/index.html facts on poverty in America http://feedingamerica.org/hunger-in-america/hunger-facts/quiz.aspx
ppt
District/School Report Cards: http://www.ncschoolreportcard.org/src/ DPI Data Site: http://accrpt.ncpublicschools.org/app/2012/disag/ NC Teacher Working Conditions survey: http://www.ncteachingconditions.org/reports/ 4-year Cohort Graduation Rate http://www.ncpublicschools.org/docs/superintendents/quarterly/2012-13/20130319/grad-rate.pdf CTE Numbers Report http://www.ncpublicschools.org/docs/superintendents/quarterly/2012-13/20130319/numbers-rpt.pdf
Celebrations,
closing
All RT
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