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    This Google Site has been created to store & share important information for easy access for all Arch Ford region administrators.  It will be continuously updated so check back often!  Hope you find it helpful!  

Please note the page tabs above as well as the TCC updates, Upcoming Events, and attached files below.

TCC MONTHLY UPDATES:   November 2017       October 2017                           



ADE Update_September 2017                    How Schools Can Accomplish More by Doing Less- Mike Schmoker



R.I.S.E. Arkansas - 3 Opportunities  

                                                                            SEE RESOURCES FROM THE ADMIN INSTITUTE BELOW ON THIS PAGE.


2017-2018 PRINCIPAL MEETINGS:                                                          

Leadership Quest Journey:  "In Pursuit of Teacher Excellence" 

Principals' Meetings/Leadership Quest 

September 27  (Quest & Principals' Meeting)

October 25   (Quest & Principals' Meeting)

December 6 (Principals' Meeting)

January 17 (Quest & Principals' Meeting)

February 21 (Principals' Meeting)

March 28 (Principals' Meeting)

Please register asap for the September session so we can get an accurate lunch count. :-)


2017-2018 Asst. PRINCIPAL MEETINGS:   

Assistant Principals' Meetings/Leadership Quest (Principals may also attend these dates if there is a conflict with the dates above.)

October 3 (Quest & Asst. Principal Meeting)

November 2 (Quest & Asst. Principal Meeting)

January 23 (Quest & Asst. Principal Meetiing)

Please share these dates with your assistant principals.                                 



Trauma Conference Handouts - July 18-19, 2017

Dr. Kim Fielding Handout - July 18

Dr. Ruby Payne Handout - July 19



Summer 2017 Professional Learning Opportunities

K-12 Sessions Link

Administrator Sessions Link



Arch Ford ADE Training Handout - June 19, 2017

ADE PowerPoint

ADE ESSA Page

ADE Policy Page

Act 930

Spreadsheet of New Legislation



Arch Ford Admin Institute Day 2 - June 20, 2017  David Cottrell

**David Cottrell's PPT is uploaded at the bottom of this page in 2 parts.

NT Overview PPT

Novice Teacher Site link

NT Survey link. Completed as a district team during the NT Mentor session. 1 response per district.



Arch Ford Admin Institute Day 3 - June 21, 2017   Dr. Tammy Pawloski

**June 21 handout for this session is uploaded at the bottom of this page and is titled Poverty_School Matters

Dr. Tammy Pawlowski_ Poverty Matters_ (2016 presentation)

Book Referenced in Presentation:  I Used to Think; and now I Think

Census Data       Child Trends & Data Bank      Children in Poverty Child Trends

I want to See you Be Brave - YouTube Video_Song

Never Work Harder Than Your Students - Robyn Jackson

Dealoz.com

Building Academic Vocabulary pdf - Marzano       Vocabulary for the Common Core - Marzano 

What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains

Marshmallow Study     Marshmallow Study Revisited

The Executive Functioning Workbook     Executive Functioning Pinterest    Executive Function: Practical Applications in the Classroom Resource - Sandra Rief

Overcoming Obstacles Lifeskills Curriculum


Arch Ford Specialists are available to come to your school to lead pd on Executive Function. Contact Lenett. They use the following resources:

Executive Function in the Classroom      Executive Skills in Reading Comprehension     Word Callers

What Works Best in Raising Student Achievement - John Hattie

Ed Sullivan Show Plate Spinner YouTube  (When purposeful, we know who needs what; not always the same for every child.)

60 Minutes Michael Vick Interview Video

The Leader in Me

Pretty Woman Etiquette Video Clip


Activity to help teachers understand time lost in transitions. Count the transitions that happen in the school day.  For examples, Multiply by 2; then by 5; then by 4; and then by 8. Divide by products 60 and that's how many lost hours. 


Pawloski presentation from Title I conf      Pawloski presentation from NSC Conference         Website link that includes a presentation and video of Dr. Pawloski     Changing the Academic Landscape for Children of Poverty - Blog

Gallup Poll for measuring what matters

Rick Wormeli videos on grading

Grading Smarter & Not Harder          Myron Dueck webinar on Grading Smarter & Not Harder

Teach Like a Pirate - Dave Burgess video   Book is good for a Book Study.

Vygotsky's Zone of Proximal Development

The Kindness Project - Free; done in January & February

The Passion Driven Classroom book     The Passion Driven Classroom video clip  The Passion Driven Classroom Slide Presentation

Stand by Me Song



Arch Ford Tier I Training Handouts - June 22, 2017

2017 Legislative Updates PPT

2017-2018TierI-Final.pptx


Harassment Prevention Investigation of Employee Complaints  PPT - Missy Duke

Top Hour and Wage Mistakes You May Be Making PPT - Missy Duke

ADA/FMLA Issues PPT - Missy Duke

Missy Duke's Bio



Arch Ford PD Needs 2017 Survey Results  Survey results by district can be found at the bottom of this page.

YOUR District's PD Needs Results  (Uploaded at the bottom of the page)

2017 AFESC Annual Report




Upcoming Events:


Principals' Meetings / Leadership Quest Dates for 17/18
     Sept 27 - Quest/Principals' Meeting
     Oct 25 - Quest/ Principals' Meeting
     Dec 6 - Principals' Meeting
     January 17 - Quest/Principals' Meeting
     Feb 21 - Principals' Meeting
     Mar 28 - Principals' Meeting




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