Carterton Community CollegeCollaborative Meeting Monday 15 th April 2013
How we will make our school even better? (session one)
Aim for today.Make staff aware of the main priorities for next year
How we will make our school even better?• Improve our teaching• Improve the literacy levels and numeracy levels for our students• Follow our policies consistently (they are here to stay)• Make our school an even more exciting place to be underpinned by the belief that our students are capable of the highest standards• Get performance related pay right for us within a culture of trust
Improve teachingWhy?• Because we can be even better• It is the most important thing we do in our school• We want students to exceed their potential not just meet itHow?• Coaching• Carterton Code• Share good practice
Improve literacy / numeracy levels and make the school a more exiting place to beWhy?Literacy / numeracy levels are too low on entry. Wewant students to look forward to coming to schoolHow?Through a curriculum review
Use our policies more consistentlyWhy?We believe that our main policies are the correct onesthat will improve our school, they just need to beused more consistentlyHow?
Performance Management and Related PayWhy?It’s on the horizon and we need to get it right for us.Major implications for the teaching professionHow?• Wait on OCC policy, due out soon• Working group chaired by Ed