1 month ago

Monday's, 4.27 Professional Development will provide opportunities for K-8 staff to:

1) Preview upcoming units/lessons in ELA and math and make collaborative instructional decisions on resources/lessons for the rest of the school year.

2) Revisit/align/enhance unit 1 (and/or other units taught this year) in ELA and math in preparation for next school year.

3) Develop/share team PD needs for next school year

4) "Understanding Sensory Needs and Strategies Used” training provided for paraprofessionals.

5) Transition articulation from preschool to kindergarten and fifth grade to middle school.

6) Continue to write/edit curriculum scope and sequence in science, social studies and encore classes.
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2 months ago

Starting tomorrow the Student Council members from Hauser, who are alumni of each elementary school, will be visiting their former schools during lunch to talk about middle school and answer any questions that the 5th graders may have about Hauser. We hope this event will promote 5th graders feeling more comfortable about transitioning to Hauser and that the alumni will proudly share their experiences. We also hope this new program will carry on for years to come. ... See MoreSee Less

2 months ago

Monday's, 4.3.15 Professional Development staff will have the option to focus on one or more of the following:
1) PARCC Assessment Debriefing
2) Continue identifying key learning gaps in ELA and/or math.
3) What graphic organizers/resources are we using to support writing instruction?
4) What adjustments can be made to our building/classroom/team schedule to better support RTI services
5) Review of the RTI and/or Student Services Team process
6) How are we currently implementing the My Math Learning centers?
7) Continue work on your curriculum scope and sequence for the 2015-2016 school-year
8) Occupational and Physical Therapists: Develop a sensory needs presentation for staff
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2 months ago

Monday, 3.23 Professional Development will focus on:
1) All Grade K-8 Staff: Common Core collaboration-revisit units and scope and sequence to enhance curriculum
2) SLP’s: RTI model for speech
3) Social Workers: Inclusion Week Preparations
4) Psychologists: Facilitate "Including Samuel DVD" for the
5) OT/PT vertical articulation and preparation for transitions
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3 months ago

Your Voice is Essential! Teachers, parents and students across Illinois will have an opportunity to participate in the second annual Illinois 5Essentials Survey. This survey is designed to generate a detailed picture of the inner workings of your child’s school. As a parent, this opportunity will allow you to share your thoughts on the important elements of school effectiveness in a survey about your child’s school. Please visit the PARENT portion of the 5Essentials Survey at the following link: IL 5Essentials Survey ... See MoreSee Less