The Bridge: October 23, 2017

  • For the first time in my career as a superintendent, I attended the Council of Great City Schools fall conference in Ohio. Last week, with leaders from urban school districts across the nation, I had a remarkable opportunity to listen -- our speakers included Bill Gates, Rosario Dawson and Van Jones -- and to learn from my colleagues. Read more...

     

  • Action items

    • Open Enrollment begins Wednesday
    • Share this information about eligibility letters for Metro Transit’s new assistance program
    • New email with Office 365 launches today
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  • Department news

    • Extended Day for Learning (EDL) cancellation policy
    • Developing classroom frameworks for English Learners
    • Unity Day is Wednesday, Oct. 25
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  • Teacher grants

    • Upcoming grant deadlines
    • Grant support for teachers
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  • kudos

    • St. Anthony Park teacher wins Ecolab grant for family science night
    • Carol Berg recognized as WCCO Excellent Educator
    • Office of Equity honors SPPS leaders
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