Instructional Best Practices

  • AVID Weekly September Lesson ideas, reading, support with strategies. http://www.avidweekly.org/lessons/view/105.html
    Posted Sep 12, 2016, 1:09 PM by Andrew Gilford
  • AVID Weekly - June/Summer 2016 Here's the AVID Weekly for June/Summer 2016. As the year winds down and we start (tentatively) looking ahead to next year, here are some lessons that are easy ...
    Posted Jun 7, 2016, 12:40 PM by saleb@nclack.k12.or.us
  • AVID Weekly - May 2016 May is the month where unused sick days are used, teachers get called out to district meetings, and personal days are needed. Consider using an AVID Weekly article for a ...
    Posted May 2, 2016, 9:16 AM by saleb@nclack.k12.or.us
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Educational Research Articles

  • Does a Double Dose of High-School Algebra Improve Student Results?   In this Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis article, Takako Nomi (Saint Louis University) and Stephen Raudenbush (University of Chicago) report on their study of “Double-Dose Algebra” in the Chicago ...
    Posted May 31, 2016, 11:00 AM by saleb@nclack.k12.or.us
  • Making Good Use of the Final Minutes of a Class             In this Chronicle of Higher Education article, James Lang (Assumption College) says he’s observed two things in college classrooms over the years: students starting to pack up their things ...
    Posted May 23, 2016, 3:12 PM by saleb@nclack.k12.or.us
  • Dylan Wiliam on Feedback That Makes a Difference to Students (Originally titled “The Secret of Effective Feedback”)            In this article in Educational Leadership, assessment expert Dylan Wiliam reports the startling research finding that students often learn nothing from the comments ...
    Posted May 23, 2016, 3:10 PM by saleb@nclack.k12.or.us
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Professional Development Opportunities

  • National Association of Biology Teachers (NABT) This year's national conference in Denver...November 3-6. http://www.nabt.org/websites/institution/index.php?p=10
    Posted Aug 8, 2016, 2:19 PM by Andrew Gilford
  • Engaging Diverse Student Writers: Classroom-Ready Strategies You are invited to attend the Summer Institute: Engaging Diverse Student Writers on August 23 - sponsored by the Portland Reading Council. Location: Monarch Hotel, ClackamasBenefits of Attending - Classroom-ready ...
    Posted Jun 21, 2016, 7:49 AM by saleb@nclack.k12.or.us
  • Mathematically Productive Engagement Join math teachers from across the district in this 3-day seminar (June 27-29) to develop, implement, reflect on, and revise your action plan with a focus on how ...
    Posted Jun 1, 2016, 11:28 AM by saleb@nclack.k12.or.us
  • Summer 2016 Digital Classes Please see the attached flyer for several awesome Summer 2016 Digital class opportunities offered to all staff.PLEASE remember if you intend to use tuition funds for payment to for ...
    Posted May 31, 2016, 12:09 PM by saleb@nclack.k12.or.us
  • How to Learn Math: for Teachers OverviewExplore the new research ideas on mathematics learning and student mindsets that can transform students' experiences with math. Whether you are a teacher preparing to implement the new Common ...
    Posted May 2, 2016, 10:37 AM by saleb@nclack.k12.or.us
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Important Upcoming Dates

  • NCEF Discretionary Grants Each year the North Clackamas Education Foundation awards over $25,000 in Discretionary Grants to NCSD teachers and staff for classroom, school, after school, multi-school, and District-wide projects ...
    Posted May 2, 2016, 11:24 AM by saleb@nclack.k12.or.us
  • Olive Garden Spirit Night Tuesday, April 12th from 4 p.m. to close at our Clackamas Olive Garden Night.  Again, we have a chance to earn $1,000.00 again that will be split ...
    Posted Mar 27, 2016, 5:03 PM by saleb@nclack.k12.or.us
  • ELA/ELP Materials Adoption session #7 Thu, March 31, 4:30pm – 7:30pm @ Campbell Elementary in the Media Room.
    Posted Mar 27, 2016, 4:55 PM by saleb@nclack.k12.or.us
  • School Not In Session January 18th - Martin Luther King, Jr. DayFebruary 5th - Grade Report Preparation Day
    Posted Jan 6, 2016, 9:15 AM by saleb@nclack.k12.or.us
  • Finals Week 02/01 - 02/04 It's everyone's favorite time of the semester, where all that learning comes together and students get to show teachers what they know.Thank you for designing and distributing ...
    Posted Jan 6, 2016, 9:13 AM by saleb@nclack.k12.or.us
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