2017-2018 Teacher Advisory Group

  • This page includes information related to the 2017-2018 Superintendent's Advisory Group. 

    Meeting Dates

    • October 2: Social Media-Opportunities & Challenges
    • November 6: Teacher Fundraising for Ideas, Events & Transportation
    • December: No Meeting 
    • January 8: Security & School Safety
    • February 5: School District Budget
    • March 5: Strategic Plan
    • April 16:
    • May 14: End of Year Questions & Concerns

     

  • Social Media: Opportunities & Challenges

    Please take a look at the Social Media resources for background reading on this topic.  Feel free to discuss the following questions with teachers in your schools and bring back their thoughts and ideas for discussion at our October 2, 2017 Superintendent’s Teacher Advisory meeting.

     

    Questions to be considered:

    • How do teachers feel about the use of Social Media by students and by adults in your schools?
    • What positive opportunities do you see opening up or being met due to the presence of social media in the hands of our teachers, parents, or students?
    • Are there any challenges teachers are encountering with social media use in our schools?  If yes, how are they handling these challenges?
    • Do teachers or schools need support related to appropriate use of social media with colleagues, students, parents, community partners?  If yes, what supports would be helpful?
    • Are there any best practices from teachers in your schools that you feel should be shared with other teachers around the county?

  • Teacher Fundraising for Ideas, Events, & Transportation

    The topic for the month of November is "Teacher Fundraising for Ideas, Events, & Transportation." We will be discussing teacher fundraising, including the use of online fundraising programs such as Donors Choose and Go Fund Me. Please take a look at the Teacher Funding resources for background reading on this topic.  Feel free to discuss the following questions with teachers in your schools and bring back their thoughts and ideas for discussion at our November 6, 2017 Superintendent’s Teacher Advisory meeting. 

      

    Questions to be considered: 

    • Where are teachers with their thinking and opinions of fundraising to support classroom or school ideas, events, and transportation?

    • What fundraising avenues, if any, are most teachers using to support classroom needs or wishes?

    • What are teachers saying about the online fundraising options such as Donors Choose and Go Fund Me?

2017-2018 Advisory Members