The Bridge: October 9, 2017

  • Last week I visited Belwin Outdoor Science for the first time. The occasion was the opening of a new bridge that will help students, especially kids with mobility issues, get a closer look at wildlife in the pond underneath. Belwin Conservancy has been an SPPS partner for almost 50 years, and the new bridge is only the latest of its many efforts to help students learn about nature. Read more...

     

  • Action items

    • Open Enrollment information
    • Attend the Health and Benefits Fair on Wednesday, Oct. 25
    • Complete your 2017 Health Assessment by Oct. 20
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  • Department news

    • SPPS commits to $15 minimum wage
    • Self Service App Store update
    • Microsoft Office 365 to replace Lotus Notes Oct. 23
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  • Teacher grants

    • Upcoming grant deadlines
    • Grant support for teachers
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  • kudos

    • SPPS receives the Minnesota Department of Education 2017 School Finance Award
    • Jill Johnson named ACTE National Teacher of the Year finalist
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