ISB Coaches Team Meeting Agenda


Date: Fri., Aug 21 2009
Time: 12:30-2:00
Place: MS Skybox
Facilitator/Timekeeper:
Dennis
Recorder: Kim
Purpose:
Understanding = U Informing = I
Recommending = R Deciding = D

Participants: Teresa, Kelly, Kim, Jeff, Dennis, Troy, Maggie
Task
Guiding Question
Background/ Process
Person / Time
Warm-up
How's the week been? (simultaneously looking at
& updating the calendar)

Round Robin
Calendar update
All (15 min)
IA Training (Aug. 26)
How can we build capacity amongst the
ES IA's to improve student learning?

Finalize Groups and foci
Kelly
(20 min)
Content & Methods
What is the main "content" we want teachers to have
and what are the key methods we want in practice?

Two column chart
Think-Pair-Share
Teresa
(20 min)
Maggie
What can we glean from Maggie's experience as a coach?
Most successful
Least successful
Q & A
Maggie and
everyone
(20 min)
Parent Training
What is the plan for our first parent training on Sept 2?
  • 3-5 Multiplication
  • Science: Things you can do at home to promote inquiry
  • Tech: one hour alternated with science
What is the plan for the Sept 17 Professional Learning Day?
Brainstorm
Share initial thinking
Teresa
(10 min)
Closure
How well did today's and last week's meeting go?
Upcoming: Do we want Pam or Howard to do some PL with us?
+s, Deltas, Suggestions
Teresa
(5 min)

Question: For cross-divisional coaches, who signs off on PD requests? Has this been decided?

Parking Lot – Items on our plate for future meetings:

List serve or Groups on email