Ed Admin 6302Elementary SchoolAdministrationWinter, 2013
Introductions• Name• Current Position, School, District• Where do you expect to be 5 years from now?• Where do you expect to be 10 years from now?• What do you hope to gain/learn from this course?
My Gateway• Syllabus• Assignment Instructions & Scoring Guides – End of Chapter Questions – In-Basket Questions – Shadow an Administrator – Interview a Principal – PBE for Principals (PD Plan) – Twitter Experience – Mid Term/Teacher Evaluation
My Gateway• Announcements• Discussion Board – End of Chapter Questions – Possibly additional Questions/Prompts
Docs & Assignments• ISLLC Standards• MO Leader Standards• MO Leader Standards Continuum• Twitter Usernames• In Basket Questions• Twitter Experience Assignment• Shadow an Administrator Assignment• Interview a Principal Assignment• Principal Performance-Based Evaluation Plan Assignment• Mid Term/Teacher Evaluation• Final Exam
Sample In-BasketUse the following format in your response; this format can also be used to respond to constructive response questions on the SLLA test: 1. Identify the problem. 2. Brainstorm the possibilities that caused this problem to occur. 3. What resources do you use – resources can be persons, places, things. 4. Write the steps you would take to solve the problems in chronological order.PROMPT: A teacher is consistently late inarriving to school. You have already had adiscussion with him about this and have writtenhim a formal note. Yet, he continues to be lateeach morning. What action(s) do you take? Dueprocess rights apply here also.
Twitter Experience Assignment1. Create a Professional Twitter Account2. Add your Twitter Username to our Class List (via Docs & Assignments)3. Follow your classmates on Twitter4. Follow at least 5 other educators5. Retweet at least 2 tweets. INCLUDE #umsl6302 in your retweet.6. Participate in a live “chat”7. Write a summary of your Twitter experience(s) and reflection of your “take aways”
Twitter• Twitter Tutorial• Twitter 101• Twitter in Education• Twitter Cheat Sheet• How to Use Twitter to Grow your PLN• Twitter Usernames
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