North Ridge Middle School is hosting Sheltered Instruction Observation Protocol (SIOP) training for teachers Oct. 15, 2016, Jan. 14, 2017, and April 1, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. At the conclusion of the three training sessions, teachers will have a working knowledge of SIOP and strategies that will enhance learning for English language learners and all students. Please register in Eduphoria! Workshop. For questions and more information, contact Regina Walker, ESL coach.
BISD is sponsoring a TRS retirement presentation Tuesday, Oct. 18, 6-8 p.m. in the Omni Room at the Birdville Center of Technology and Advanced Learning. Peggy Buttner, consultant on school employee retirement and social security rules, and Mannix Smith, 457/403(B) consultant and house expert on compensation benefits and retirement plan design, will be presenting information for retirement preparation. This event is free. For information, call 817-547-5728.
Cyberbullying has become a real problem which effects children, adolescents, and teenagers. But it doesn’t stop there. In some cases, it effects college students, young adults, adults and even faculty on college campuses and in the workplace (Washington, 2015).
Here’s the ultimate Charlie Brown lessons on digital citizenship
Read this short post to learn positive and proactive ways for students to promote kindness, ethical behavior, and cyberbullying
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October 10-11 Professional Learning
October 11: District Professional Learning Day
We had a great morning of learning together last Saturday. All of the conference presentation materials are posted online (links below).