October 11, 2010 Agenda

Marcy Leadership Council Agenda
October 11, 2010
Media Center
6:30 -8:00 p.m.

Membership: Rhonda Vopava-Geyette (co-chair/intermediate 5/6 team), Lisa Hondros (co-chair/parent), Sara Dotty (recorder/middle school team), Eric Hedican (time keeper/specialist), Donna Andrews (principal), Barb Reiter (kindergarten team), Nicole Khuse (primary team), Jan Hyman (intermediate 3/4 team), Tamsen Brock (associate educator), Sarah Tittle (parent/parent council leadership officer), Jackie Dekker-Travis (parent), Shannon Williams (parent), Rosemary Schindeldecker (community rep, shared) and Sidney Orchard (community rep/shared)

I. Approval of Agenda
II. Approval of Minutes from September 27, 2010 Meeting
III. Committee Reports
IV. Unfinished Business

DISCUSSION ITEMS
1. Report on Ratification of Proposed Amendments to Leadership Constitution
2. Hopes and Dreams Statement for Leadership
3. Update on increasing time for recess

4. Establishing an Open Education Committee charged with strengthening the integrity of the open program at Marcy. The new Open Committee will meet once a month and consider issues such as professional development, teacher mentoring, open orientations for families and new staff and building a network with open programs at Barton and South High.

5. Review of Marcy Leadership Constitution Article II – Representation and Membership

V. New Business
Review draft School Improvement Plan (SIP)

DISCUSSION ITEMS
1. Developing charge statements for committees and a schedule for reporting back to Leadership (PBIS, RTI, MAP, Staff Development)
2. Thematic Learning: an all school theme
3. Differentiation in Math Instruction
4. Determining how to spend staff development money
5. Plan for administering MAP testing – how to support teachers and students without AE time?

VI. Announcements
VII. Adjournment