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January 2008 

web Video of KCM Intervention Presentation at the January 10th Kentucky Senate Education Committee Meeting (see the last fourth of the footage).

Posted January  22, 2008

    Kentucky Mathematics Coaching Program Builds on Promising First Year

Updated January  16, 200

   

KY Math S.M.A.R.T

  • .pdf KY Math SMART Second Edition:  January 2008

This quarterly newsletter is created by Math Consultants from the Kentucky Special Education Cooperatives and is intended for all teachers of math.  Each edition of KY Math “SMART” will focus on Strategies, Manipulatives, Assessment, Resources and Technology, all of which are required in today’s rigorous math classrooms. 

 

.doc - Kentucky Mathematics Coaching Program Builds on Promising First Year

Updated April 30, 2008
Posted January 16, 2008

   

 

Math Recovery Training
  • Math Recovery Coaching Round 2

Math Recovery Specialist Coaching Round 2, January 2008

Jan 7

Jan 8

Jan 9

Jan 10

Jan 11

Madison
Angela
Linda

Elizabeth
Pam
Robin
Melanie

Jon
Nancy

Dee
Lisa

 

Rebecca
De Ann

Collegial
Team Meeting

Bullitt County
4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Collegial
Team Meeting

Lexington
4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

 

Collegial
Team Meeting

Knox County
4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

 




















 


All Math Recovery MITs are required to attend one of the collegial team meetings:

  • Jean Bingham will host the Knox County meeting at Boone Elementary.
  • Melanie Christmas will host the Lexington/Fayette County meeting at Yates Elementary.
  • Angela Hooper will host the Bullitt County meeting at Brooks Elementary.

Updated December 4, 2007
Posted April 10, 2007

   

Recruiting Additional Online PD Facilitators for e-Learning Kentucky

e-Learning for Educators, funded through a 4.6 million US Department of Education Ready to Teach grant, is a multi-state collaboration between eight state education agencies and associated public broadcast stations. Kentucky is one of the eight states fortunate enough to have access to this high-quality online professional development for educators. The Kentucky initiative, called e-Learning Kentucky, resides in the Kentucky Virtual Schools, a project of the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE).

In January e-Learning Kentucky will have the third opportunity to recruit and train twelve Kentucky educators interested in facilitating online professional development courses. In partnership with EDC (Education Development Center) in Boston, e-Learning KY will select and train facilitators through a rigorous 11-week online course. Criteria necessary for future course facilitators include:

    • Interest in facilitating online professional development courses for e-Learning KY, KYVS
    • Relevant interpersonal and communication skills strong enough to engage online learners
    • Strong content and pedagogical knowledge and experience
    • Willingness to commit 4 to 6 hours each week for the 11 week online course January 30 – April 9. 2008
    • Willingness to commit to facilitating at least one 7-week online workshop following training. (You will receive a stipend for this work and the preference is this requirement be done during our ‘08 Summer PD session.)
    • Interest in joining the e-Learning Kentucky PD Provider team and continuing to facilitate online PD courses
    • Strong work ethic

Still interested? Then you should also know that during the 11-week course participants will:

    • Build leadership skills and grow professionally
    • Gain direct experience with online Blackboard course tools, synchronous and asynchronous discussions, and strategies for the online facilitation of adults
    • Develop an understanding of key implementation issues (such as access, universal design, and evaluation)
    • Earn a $500. stipend for successfully completing this  11 week online training

The deadline for Course Facilitator applications is close of business December 14, 2007. You will be notified about the status of your application during the week of January 7, 2008. If you have questions, please email our office Bob.Fortney@education.ky.gov or Anne.Robbins@education.ky.gov

If you are interested, please email elearningkyinquiry@education.ky.gov for additional information and the application.

Posted November 29, 2007