Opening meeting 8 23-2011.part 1


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Opening meeting 8 23-2011.part 1

  1. 1. Eagle Rock Pipe Band<br />Pipe Major<br />Charlie Anderson<br />The Band’s History<br />The band began in July 2010, in the city of Idaho Falls, originally known as Eagle Rock, Idaho. Hence, the name – Eagle Rock Pipe Band. They are a traditional band of Scottish Highland pipes and drums promoting the cherished Celtic music of the ages, as well as the military traditions associated with their instruments. The Eagle Rock Pipe Band wears the tartan of the Clan Fraser which is the Scottish clan that bore a heavy influence in the settlement of North America and the State of Idaho.<br />
  2. 2. State Legislators<br />Senator Dean Mortimer<br />Senator Bart Davis<br />Representative Janice McGeachin<br />Representative Jeff Thompson<br />Representative Erik Simpson<br />Representative Linden Bateman<br />Mayors<br />Mayor Brad Anderson<br />Mayor Jared Fuhrman<br />Mayor David Blain<br />Mayor Steve Fuhrman<br />City Council Presidents<br />Council President Ida Hardcastle<br />Council President John Brasier<br />Council President Dana Kirkham<br />City Council Members<br /><ul><li>Sharon Parry
  3. 3. Thomas Hally
  4. 4. Michael Lehto
  5. 5. Karen Cromwell
  6. 6. Kenneth Taylor
  7. 7. Russell Slack
  8. 8. Brian Powell
  9. 9. Lee Bean
  10. 10. Sean Coletti
  11. 11. Rex Thompson
  12. 12. Dennis McArthur
  13. 13. Jane Shaw
  14. 14. Dan Gubler
  15. 15. Bruce Case
  16. 16. Vernon Hill
  17. 17. Nadine Ball
  18. 18. Terry Hansen</li></li></ul><li>
  19. 19. Recent Challenges<br />$6 million in state funding cuts in three years FY10, FY11, FY12<br />88.5 positions cut <br />Valuable programs cut/reduced<br />Reduced work hours<br />Reduced extended work year assignments<br />Furlough days imposed over the past two years<br />
  20. 20. Celebrations<br /><ul><li>Increased Student Achievement: Highest ever number of students scoring proficient and advanced on ISAT
  21. 21. $1,050,000 in new technology into the classroom
  22. 22. Additional State allocation ($2,038,764) has allowed us to:
  23. 23. Rescind 3 furlough days for all employees
  24. 24. Save the remainder to offset future cuts to the Salary-based apportionment and loss of one-time money
  25. 25. District Consolidation Study shows that the Bonneville School District is lean and it would cost millions $$ to combine districts</li></li></ul><li>2011 District In-service training<br />
  26. 26. 377 Teachers earned 596 Credits<br />
  27. 27. Total Instructional Alignment<br />TIA<br />
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  29. 29. Adequate Yearly Progress<br />
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  31. 31. Adequate Yearly Progress 2011<br />Total Categories possible in Bonneville School District(20 schools + 1 District) X 41 categories = 861 total<br />Number of Categories where Proficiency was Met: 855<br />855/861 = 99.3% Success in Our Schools<br />
  32. 32. Adequate Yearly Progress 2011<br />AYP passing rate over the past 5 years92.4% in 200796.6% in 2008 96.7% in 2009 96.7% in 201099.3% in 2011<br />
  33. 33. Adequate Yearly Progress 2011<br />How does NCLB interpret our tremendous successes?<br />
  34. 34. Adequate Yearly Progress 2011<br />NCLB Identified Bonneville School District No. 93 Schools Passing = 17 Schools Failing = 3 District = FailingREMEMBER: AYP passing rate SCORE = 99.3% <br />
  35. 35. NGDU<br />“no good deed unpunished !!”<br />*<br />
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  37. 37. No Parent Left BehindMemphis School District - Actual Notes Received<br />My son is under a doctor's care and should not take PE today. Please execute him.<br />Please exkucelisa for being absent she was sick and i had her shot.<br />Dear school: please ecsc's john being absent on jan. 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 and also 33.<br />Please excuse gloria from jim today. She is administrating.<br />
  38. 38. No Parent Left BehindMemphis School District - Actual Notes Received<br />Please excuse roland from p.e. for a few days. Yesterday he fell out  of a tree and misplaced his hip.<br />Please excuse jennifer for missing school yesterday. We forgot to get the sunday paper off the porch, and when we found it monday. We thought it was Sunday<br />Sally won't be in school a week from friday. We have to attend her funeral.<br />Please excuse jimmy for being. It was his father's fault.<br />
  39. 39. No Parent Left BehindMemphis School District - Actual Notes Received<br />Please excuse Jason for being absent yesterday. He had a cold and could not breed well.<br />Please excuse tommy for being absent yesterday.. He had diarrhea, and his boots leak.<br />Megan could not come to school today because she has been bothered by very close veins.<br />Please excuse Lesli from being absent yesterday. She had  diahre   dyrea   direathethe sh#*s.<br />Please excuse ray Friday from school. He has very loose vowels.<br />
  40. 40. No Parent Left BehindMemphis School District - Actual Notes Received<br />John has been absent because he had two teeth taken out of his face.<br />Carlos was absent yesterday because he was playing football.   He was hurt in the growing part.<br />Maryann was absent december 11-16, because she had a fever, sorethroat, headache and upset stomach. Her sister was also sick, fever an sore throat , her brother had a low grade fever and ached all over. I wasn't the best either, sore throat and fever. There must be something going around, her father even got hot last night.<br />
  41. 41. The Future of Public Education?<br />
  42. 42. “The paths are not found, but made, and the activity of making them, changes both the maker and the destination.”<br />The future is not some place we are going to, but one we are creating.<br /> - John Schaar<br />
  43. 43. In Creating the Future:<br />Henry Ford said, "If I had asked the public what they wanted, they would have said a faster horse.“ <br />
  44. 44. Horse<br />“Faster Horse”<br />Creating the Future:<br />
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  52. 52. In the last decade, our schools have improved dramatically. <br />They have never been better.<br />The problem is: <br />The world is <br />changing faster!<br />
  53. 53. Our schools are not failing, they are becoming obsolete.<br />
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  55. 55. The Immediate Challenge:<br />Current Education System<br />Something <br />Different<br />
  56. 56. Everyone wants schools to be better, but almost no one wants them to be different.<br />
  57. 57. "The primary aim of education is not to enable students to do well in school, but to help them do well in the lives they lead outside of school."<br />
  58. 58. Third Grade Reading Predicts High School Graduation<br />A student who can’t read on grade level by 3rd grade is four times less likely to graduate than a child who does read proficiently by that time.<br />-American Education Research Association 2011<br />
  59. 59. Add poverty to the mix, and a student is 13 time less likely to graduate on time than his or her proficient, wealthier peer.<br />-American Education Research Association 2011<br />Third Grade Reading Predicts High School Graduation<br />
  60. 60. Dropout Statistics and Prisoners<br />Nationwide: 80% of Prisoners are High School Dropouts <br />(North Central Regional Educational Laboratory National Dropout Prevention Network Study) <br />*<br />
  61. 61. Cost Comparison Education vs. Incarceration<br /><ul><li>Average yearly cost to educate a Regular Education student: $4,900 (Idaho State Dept. of Education)
  62. 62. Average yearly cost to educate a Special Needs student: $10,060</li></ul>Average yearly College Cost: 53% of students pay $7,000 or less per year for tuition and fees. (Trends in Higher Education)<br /><ul><li>Average yearly 2-year College/Professional Technical School Cost </li></ul>(31% of students choose this option) $3,200 for tuition and fees. (Trends in Higher Education)<br />
  63. 63. Average Yearly Cost per Prisoner, Idaho: $20,381<br />(Idaho Observer and Idaho Department of Corrections)<br />Cost Comparison Education vs. Incarceration<br />Connecticut: $40,000 (Connecticut Department of Corrections) <br />Massachusetts: $43,025 (Connecticut Department of Corrections) <br />California: $47,000 <br />(California Department of Corrections) <br />Arizona: $62,240 <br />(Arizona Department of Corrections) <br />
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