MEETING DETAILS

Date:
April 24, 2007
Time: 4:15-7:15
Location: Court Square - LIC
Meeting Organizer: Christine Mazza/Lisa Nielsen
Notes Recorded by:

Team Members: Robert McDougall, Rejeshwari Menon, Shareese Blakely, Nalini Shyam, Lisa Nielsen, Christine Mazza, Jacqueline Taylor, Greg Borman, Luiga Papadopoulos, Elissa Seto, Stacy Ratel, Leslie Schecht

Absent Team Members: Elissa Seto, Stacy Ratel, Leslie Schecht, Greg Borman

Members in Attendance – Robert McDougall, Rejeshwari Menon, Shareese Blakely, Nalini Shyam, Lisa Nielsen, Christine Mazza, Jacqueline Taylor, Luiga Papadopoulos

MEETING GOALS
· Finish aligning Google Aps with lessons
· Assign lessons
· Write lesson 1

AGENDA
4:15 – 4:30 Welcome
4:30 – 5:30 Finalize Google Aps selection for Science lessons
5:30 - 6:30 Develop Lesson titles and assign to team members
6:30 - 7:15 Begin writing first lessons

Proposed Items for Future Agenda

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May 1st
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May 8th
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May 15th
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May 22nd
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May 29th
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RELEVANT LINKS
Standards
· National Staff Development Council Standards - http://www.nsdc.org/standards/index.cfm
· NETS Standards Teachers - NETS Standards Teachers - http://cnets.iste.org/Teachers/t_stands.html
· NETS Standards Students-NETS Standards Students- http://cnets.iste.org/Students/s_stands.html

Training Center Protocol - http://iteach-ilearn.wikispaces.com/Training+Center+Protocol
iTeach/iLearn - http://itil.nycoit.org



RELEVANT DOCUMENTS




UPCOMING MEETINGS
Date: Tuesday, May 1 and Tuesday, May 8
Time: 4:15-7:15
Location: Court Square LIC



MEETING INVITATION

This email is being sent to you because you have been identified by your school as the lead Science teacher. OIT in collaboration with the Science department is going to revamp grade 6 1:1 Science curriculum to not include the probes. We are then going to write an added layer that can be used in grades 6, 7 and 8 which would include using the probes in all grade levels. Our mission is to have these pieces written and in place within the next couple of months. Our office is looking for Science teachers who are willing to meet after school at our Court Square location to plan, develop and write grade 6 first, then write the probe piece. Please let me know if you are interested in this endeavor. For each piece there will be a maximum of 24 hours of meeting time and 24 hours of writing time. I look forward to hearing from you in the near future.

This is the schedule for re-writing grade 6. Participants must be able to attend ALL dates. Thanks.

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Planning 4:15-7:15
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April 24th
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May 1st
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May 8th
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May 15th
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May 22nd
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May 29th
Revising 4:15-7:15
Planning 4:15-7:15
Writing 4:15-7:15
Revising 4:15-7:15
Final Submissions 4:15-7:15
April 17th
Writing 4:15-7:15
Revising 4:15-7:15
Planning 4:15-7:15
Writing 4:15-7:15
Revising 4:15-7:15
Final Submissions 4:15-7:15
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Compensation:
· Writing - Team members will receive up to 3 hours of per session for each completed lesson.
· Meeting - Participants will receive 10 hours of per session for attendance at meetings.
Requirements:
· Attendance at all meetings .
· Generation of lessons by the May 29th deadline.
Where:
· 45-18 Court Square * 2nd Floor, Suite 252 * Long Island City, NY 11101

Directions:
By Car: http://oit.wikispaces.com/space/showimage/Court+Square+Car.pdf
By Subway: http://oit.wikispaces.com/space/showimage/Court+Square+Subway.pdf

We hope you will be able to join us in this interesting work. If you are able to participate, please "Accept" this invitation.
Thank you,
Christine Mazza
Lisa Nielsen