One critical piece of teacher work must be done through the entire Opening Period. Teachers need to collect cognitive and noncognitive data points on student… Read More »“Success Indicators” – Initial Student Profile
TEACHER/LEARNER PRIORITIES FOR THE TWO WEEKS BEFORE SCHOOL STARTSThese priorities include: Introductory and orienting activities. Marketing effective activities for role groups — administrators, teachers, students,… Read More »School Dashboard for “At-Risk” Indicators
For teachers, several priority issues need to be accomplished before the students arrive. Housekeeping is an important issue. Classrooms need to be ready, all technology… Read More »School Leadership Readiness – Are We Ready for Students?
When leaders plan an effective opening of school, they develop a sequence of activities for parents, teachers, and students that introduce the goals of the… Read More »Evaluating the Opening Period of Your School Year