New Teacher Website Tool Survey
A leadership advisory team has formed to explore a replacement for Connect as the teacher website tool. As part of our selection process we would like to hear from parents about what they would like in a classroom web tool.
Our goals include finding a tool that:
Please take a few minutes to complete the survey by clicking this link: https://forms.gle/p2uzAikAsJHdZ55P7
PARENT EDUCATION ON FAMILIES AND SCREENS
If this cartoon is how you feel sometimes, please join other parents from Discovery and Creekside in learning about how to balance family life and screens!
FREE! Sign up here
WHEN: Wednesday, May 22nd
WHERE: Creekside Elementary
Sponsored by the Creekside and Discovery PTSAs
NO child care will be available but we will have light refreshments
The presentation will be hosted by Jocelyn Skillman LMHC, MHP, CMHS.
Jocelyn is a mother, mental health counselor, and child mental health specialist supporting individuals and families on the Eastside. She strives to passionately support our community in navigating the impact of media use and screen time.
She has been a featured panelist and presenter at multiple agencies and events including three State of Mind Conferences hosted by the Issaquah Schools Foundation.
Topics covered include:
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Emily Whitman, Author of
Please join us for an exciting evening as Ms. Whitman shares writing strategies, research adventures, and how her book The Turning explores
what it means to belong.
Date: Thursday, May 30th
Time: 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Location: ISD Admin Board Rooms
Exceptional Placement Math Test for Incoming 6th grade students.
Exceptional Placement provides an additional acceleration option for students who are ready to skip CC 7/8 and begin middle school in CC 8/Algebra 1. Interested students must demonstrate sufficient mastery of CC 7/8 concepts and skills on a district-administered
assessment. The exceptional placement assessment will be offered to interested students on Wednesday, June 19 from 4:00-6:00
OR Wednesday, June 26 from 2:00-4:00 at the Issaquah Middle School Library.
*Since CC6 math is taught in the 5th grade MERLIN program, 5th grade MERLIN students will take the CC 7/8 Math Mastery Assessment test in their classrooms each spring.
To register to take the Exceptional Placement assessment please complete the sign up by June 7:
Once a student has qualified for Exceptional Placement, parents make the final determination of whether or not to accept that placement. Further information will be provided to families of students who qualify for Exceptional Placement to help inform this
decision. More information can be found at
http://www.issaquah.wednet.edu/academics/core/math/middle/mathEP or you may contact Susan Ford at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 425-837-7051