Happy Monday and most importantly, happy Black History Month! Hope you all had a great weekend. Same as last week, but new date added!!! We will be having a cohort workshop dedicated to learning environment and the shift to in person learning! Tentatively on zoom February 25th at 4pm. Stay tuned!
Black History Month RESOURCES Let me know if you have any others to share! This list will be ongoing throughout the month! Teaching Resources:
AMANDA GORMANS POEM LESSON PLAN: https://www.pbs.org/newshour/extra/lessons-plans/lesson-plan-discuss-22-year-old-amanda-gormans-inaugural-poem-the-miracle-morning/
A week of Action: BLM in the Classroom: https://www.blacklivesmatteratschool.com/
Feb 2021: Honoring Black Agency and Joy: https://www.facinghistory.org/educator-resources/current-events/february-2021-honoring-black-agency-black-joy
6 Teaching Tools for Black History Month: https://www.edutopia.org/blog/black-history-month-teaching-resources-matthew-davis
ACTION ITEMS 1. 1CM Event Sign Up: https://forms.gle/TKMh1uaFtj5kDVQ6A As of February 1, 2021 First Year Corps Members: Please use this link to sign up for Corps Member Development on Feb 3, Feb 4, Feb 8, Feb 9, or Feb 10th. These sessions will run from 5:00-6:00 PM CST. Link: https://forms.gle/TKMh1uaFtj5kDVQ6A 2. 2CM Equity Alliance Workshop RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/136743919745 Feb 24th, 2021 3. All CMs Sign up for a Mid-Year conversation with me! This is a time for me to chat with you about how your classroom vision may be shifting, what your goals are, and share updates about this upcoming semester as I begin the next observation cycle. Use this link to find a time that works for you! https://calendly.com/hayleaustin/semester-2-check-in As always, let me know if you don’t see anything that will work for your schedule! 4. All CMs Please fill out this form to let me know about your schedule for the semester. I know things are changing and some of you have TOTALLY new classes and students—so this is the place to update me on that OR let me know if it’s the same 😊 https://forms.gle/95AXo6Pto1TQQKaE8 Have a wonderful week! Hayle