2016-17 Meeting Schedule Announced

Winning LogoThe Vermont Curriculum Leaders Association (VTCLA) have planned an exciting year of professional collaboration with and for Curriculum Directors statewide. This year the meetings will center around the themes of ACT 77 implementation, and our shared dilemmas and goals. In addition, we will provide more time for development of our culture and practice as a Professional Learning Community through facilitated support by our friend and colleague Mary Lynn Riggs. Members will be provided a copy of Michael Fullan’s book Coherence-The Right Drivers in Action for Schools, Districts and Systems. Time will be provide at each meeting for guided discussion of this book,  and an annotated facilitators guide will be supplied for the purpose of providing a framework for leading the same in your own system.

Coherence: The Right Drivers in Action for Schools, Districts, and Systems

 

The 2016-17 Meeting Schedule is as follows

  • September 30  (Location: Lake Morey Inn, Fairlee, VT)

    8:30 Coffee, Refreshments
    9:00-3:00 Meeting, lunch provided

    • The Year Ahead: Guest Speaker; Vermont Education Secretary Rebecca Holcombe
    • Screening and Discussion of the Film- Most Likely to Succeed
  • November 4 meeting (AOE Room 304)

    8:30 Coffee, Refreshments
    9:00-3:00 Meeting, lunch provided

    • Topic – Personalization / Flexible Pathways
    • Guest Speakers: Expanded Learning Coalition (Karen Scott & Paul Gamble – co-chairs)
  • January 6 (Capitol Plaza Hotel- Montpelier)

    8:30 Coffee, Refreshments
    9:00-3:00 Meeting, lunch provided

    • Topic: Proficiency Based Learning Status 
    • Sharing of Proficiency Rubrics
    • AOE Updates
  • February 3 (AOE Room 304)

    8:30 Coffee, Refreshments
    9:00-3:00 Meeting, lunch provided

    • MTSS; Meeting the Needs of All Learners
    • AOE Updates
  • April 7 (Capitol Plaza)

    8:30 Coffee, Refreshments
    9:00-3:00 Meeting, lunch provided

    • ESSA Requirements and Action Planning (Chris Case, Patrick Haliday)

$375* Annual Fee
*includes copy of Fullan’s Book, and VTCLA annotated facilitator’s guide

Or $75 per meeting

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