Upcoming Activities

Aug 20: No School K-5; Teacher Data analysis

Aug 20: Todd Becker Foundation Presentation 1:00 Grades 9-12; Evening program at 7:00 in the High School gym

Aug 20: 6-8 Incentive Party; 1:00 TBD

Sept 1: Labor Day; NO SCHOOL

Sept 4: JV/V VB @ Mullen; 5/6:00; Early Dismissal Teacher Inservice (1:45)

Sept 5: V FB @ Maxwell; 7:00

Sept 8: JV Football @ Stapleton; 5:00

Sept 10: JH VB @ Stapleton

Sept 12: JV/V VB, V FB v. Stapleton @ Arnold; 5/6/7:30

Sept 13: V VB Seven Valleys Tournament @ Callaway; 9:30

Sept 15: JH/JV VB/FB @ Arnold; 2:30 JH VB, 4:30 JV VB/JH FB, 5:30 JV Football

Sept 16: V VB Triangular @ Brady; 5:00

Sept 18: JV V VB SEM @ Callaway; 5:30/6:30

Sept 19: V FB v. Hemmingford @ Arnold; 6:00

Sept 22: JH VB/FB, JV FB @ Ansley-Litchfield; 3:30/5:30/6:30

Sept 23: JV/V VB Quad @ Merna TBA

Sept 25: Parent Teacher Conferences, 5:00-8:00 pm

Sept 26: No School, Parent/Teacher Conferences 8:00-Noon

Sept 26: V FB @ Burwell 7:00

Sept 27: V VB @ Brady, 9:00

Sept 29: JV VB Mid Plains Tourney, TBA

Sept 29: JH VB/FB, JV FB v. Twin Loup @ Callaway; 2:30, 4:30, 5:30

Sept 30: JV/V VB v. Ansley-Litchfield @ Callaway; 5:30/6:30

Success Factors

 

When you research the schools that currently have laptop initiatives, and look at what their schools are doing, you will find that the

following terms fit each one of them.  If you don’t believe me, go the Apple web site and look at the 1:1 school profiles.

  1. 1.creative
  2. 2.willing to take risks
  3. 3.innovative
  4. 4.highly collaborative environments
  5. 5.reflective
  6. 6.productivity
  7. 7.student empowered
  8. 8.organization
  9. 9.digital exploration
  10. 10.engaging
  11. 11.self-directed
  12. 12.new teaching methods
  13. 13.quality assessment leads to improvements
  14. 14.standards aligned
  15. 15.project-based
  16. 16.asking important questions (beyond comprehension)
  17. 17.up-to-date resources
  18. 18.flexible curriculum
  19. 19.a cycle of learning from each other
  20. 20.comparing and contrasting
  21. 21.community