Monthly Archives: November 2013

Smarter Balance Update

From the Department of Education: SBAC Options Update DOE expects to offer all districts the SBAC options beginning in the fall of 2014 and to replace the SAT with the 11th grade SBAC assessment. The SAT may be offered as an … Continue reading

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Call for Participation: Maine’s Professional Evaluation and Professional Growth System

Legislation enacted in 2012 requires each school administrative unit (SAU) to develop, pilot and implement a Professional Evaluation and Professional Growth System (PE/PG system) over a period of three years, with full implementation of the system no later than the … Continue reading

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CCSS ELA: Achieve the Core: Post 2

Achieve the Core has resources for both ELA and Mathematics. The resources for ELA are organized for teachers into the following categories by grade span (k-5, 6-8, 9-12). Lessons Student Writing Samples Assessment Questions Curricular Tools Supporting All Students Professional … Continue reading

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CCSS Mathematics: Achieve the Core

Achieve the Core is a non profit organization that has begun to build out a large number of resources for teachers. From their Website: Student Achievement Partners was founded by David Coleman, Susan Pimentel and Jason Zimba, lead writers of the … Continue reading

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Grades 6-12 CCSS Mathematics Resource

Here are a Common Core aligned set of math resources organized in a scope and sequence for grades 6-12. Common Core Problem Based Curriculum Maps What makes these valuable are the organization into grade level scope and sequences with links … Continue reading

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Educational Updates from Around the District

Our district website has been revamped and is about to go live.  One of the features of the website is a news feed that appears on the homepage.  This feed will include information the central office wants to share with … Continue reading

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AOS 98 Technology 3 Year Plan: Call for participation

Hi all, We are required to file a technology plan every three years with the State of Maine.  Our current plan will be reviewed and renewed this spring.  We will begin to revise, amend, and update our last plan beginning … Continue reading

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