April 4, 2022
OPEN ACCESS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Opportunities for EPS StaffPD INSTRUCTOR APPLICATION
- Social Emotional Learning and Wellness Practices
- Positive Behavior Intervention Strategies
- Trauma Informed Teaching Practices
- Special Education/Inclusion Practices
- ESL/SEI Strategies
- Writing Strategies
- Student-to-student Discourse Strategies
- Literacy Strategies
- Culturally Responsive Teaching Practices
- Anti-Racist Teaching Practices
- Math Strategies
Click HERE for more information and to fill out an application.
ED TECH TOOLS
The EPS is pleased to announce that every educator in the district can select a premium subscription from a menu of online products such as Quizlet, Reading A-Z, Raz Plus, Edpuzzle, and Nearpod.
Click HERE to make your choice! Please fill out and submit the form by May 2, 2022.
All staff will continue to have access to Canvas, Kami, NewsELA, Peardeck and the curriculum products purchased by department heads and directors. Grade 1-3 teachers will continue to have access to SeeSaw.
In order to ensure the success of our teaching and learning programs, it is imperative to have teacher teams driving curriculum mapping, pacing and sequencing. We invite you to apply for any of the curriculum aligning teams that will begin this summer. Teacher teams will work with content leaders in order to create district-wide resources that ensure equity across schools and classrooms for our students to access engaging, rigorous, and culturally responsive learning experiences that utilize high-quality curriculum.
Applicants for each project should send their letter of interest and resume to the designated content leader listed in the attachment included with this communication. The application deadline is April 8, 2022.All of the opportunities and application information can be found on THIS document.
PATHWAY TO ESL LICENSURE
The EPS is pleased to continue its partnership with Bridgewater State University to offer educators the chance to earn a graduate certificate in ESL. The EPS has negotiated a greatly reduced cost for our teachers, which the district is further subsidizing by 50%. The 12-credit program is 100% online and it includes an MTEL prep class and an MTEL voucher.
Click HERE for complete details.
Questions? Please email Maria Pineda.
The City of Everett’s street sweeping program will start on Friday, April 1st. The city will ticket and tow vehicles that are parked illegally during street sweeping, so all staff should be aware of this important change. Be sure to check all signs posted near your school buildings.
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