WASC Goals
  1. Improve methods of instruction that focus on critical thinking and practical application.
  2. Increase the academic performance of underperforming subgroups (cycles of inquiry)




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San Mateo High School      Fall 2017 Embedded Time Calendar


Mon

Aug 14

PD DAY- Site Based (Self-Study: WASC Focus)

Tues

Aug 15

Teacher Workday, Faculty Meeting (8:30-10:00), Department Meetings

Fri

Aug 18

Learning Teams

Wed

Aug 23

Self-Study: WASC

Fri

Aug 25

Learning Teams

Wed

Aug 30

PD: Breakout sessions

Fri

Sep 1

Department Meetings

Wed

Sep 6

Faculty Meeting

Wed

Sep 13

Learning Teams

Fri

Sep 15

Extended Embedded Time - Self-Study: WASC

Wed

Sep 20

Learning Teams

Fri

Sep 22

Office Hours

Wed

Sep 27

Department Meetings

Fri

Sep 29

Learning Teams

Wed

Oct 4

PD: Tech Training

Fri

Oct 6

Faculty Meeting

Mon

Oct 9

PD DAY - Site Based

Wed

Oct 11

Learning Teams

Fri

Oct 13

Self-Study: WASC

Wed

Oct 18

Learning Teams                                                                    

Oct. 16 - Nov. 3

Peer Observation Weeks!


Visit at least

2 classes

(15+ minutes)

Fri

Oct 20

Department Meetings                                                                    

Wed

Oct 25

Learning Teams                                                                          

Fri

Oct 27

PD: Breakout Sessions                                                             

Wed

Nov 1

PD: Tech Training (make-up)                                                                      

Fri

Nov 3

Office Hours                                                                                

Mon

Nov 6

Faculty Meeting Staff Healthy Kids Survey

Wed

Nov 8

Learning Teams

Wed

Nov 15

Self-Study: WASC

Fri

Nov 17

Learning Teams

Wed

Nov 29

Department Meetings

Fri

Dec 1

Learning Teams

Wed

Dec 6

PD: Breakout Sessions

Fri

Dec 8

Faculty Meeting

Wed

Dec 13

Learning Teams

Fri

Dec 15

Office Hours



San Mateo High School                        Spring 2018 Embedded Time Calendar

Mon

Jan 8

Teacher Work Day

Wed

Jan 10

Self-Study (WASC)

Wed

Jan 17

Learning Teams

Fri

Jan 19

Self-Study (WASC)

Wed

Jan 24

Department Meeting

Fri

Jan 26

Learning Teams

Wed

Jan 31

PD: Tech Canvas

Fri

Feb 2

Faculty Meeting

Mon

Feb 5

PD DAY- District Council-based

Tues

Feb 6

PD DAY- District Council-based

Fri

Feb 9

Learning Teams

Wed

Feb 14

PD: Breakout Sessions

Fri

Feb 16

Office Hours

Wed

Feb 21

Learning Teams

Fri

Feb 23

Department Meeting

Feb. 26 - March 16

Peer Observation Weeks!


Visit at least

2 classes

(15+ minutes)

Wed

Feb 28

Learning Teams

Fri

Mar 2

Faculty Meeting

Wed

Mar 7

PD: Tech Canvas

Fri

Mar 9

Learning Teams

Wed

Mar 14

Get ready for Open House/WASC

Wed

Mar 21

Self-Study: WASC Committee Reports

Fri

Mar 23

Department Meeting

Wed

Mar 28

Faculty Meeting

Fri

Mar 30

Office Hours

Wed

Apr 11

Learning Teams

Fri

Apr 13

Extended Embedded Time - Canvas

Wed

Apr 18

Learning Teams

Fri

Apr 20

PD: Breakout Sessions

Wed

Apr 25

Department Meeting

Fri

Apr 27

Learning Teams

Wed

May 2

Faculty Meeting

Fri

May 4

Learning Teams

Wed

May 9

PD: Tech Canvas workshop

Fri

May 11

Learning Teams

Wed

May 16

PD: Tech Canvas workshop

Fri

May 18

Department Meeting

Wed

May 23

Office Hours