Observations In Education

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Dear Superintendents,

Happy October. This is a busy month of observations in education. Notably, October is National Principals MonthLearning Disabilities Awareness MonthNational Disability Employment Awareness Month, and National Substance Abuse Prevention Month.

Sponsors of the Wyoming Next Generation Sector Partnership Academy announced two upcoming virtual trainings:

  • October 12 – Next Gen 101
  • October 13 – Academy Training

The 101 training, in particular, is appropriate for superintendents and other educators who want to learn more about how education fits into statewide strategies that help industries and communities move forward.

The trainings and projects are sponsored by the Wyoming Workforce Development Council and Workforce Services, Wyoming Business Council, Wyoming Community College Commission, and Wyoming Department of Education.

The trainings are free. RSVP by October 5 at: https://tinyurl.com/2020WYAcademy


Happy Principals Month – featuring one of my favorites, John Balow, serving lunch to students.

Memos to be released:

  • 2020-155:   Secondary Workplace Discovery Grant
  • 2020-156:   Educator Input on Draft 2020 Math Performance Level Descriptors
  • 2020-157:   Public Comment on Proposed Ch. 10 Rules and Standards