Memos to Superintendents – 2012

MEMO # SUBJECT DATE
2012-182 Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) Technology 12-31-12
  2012-182 Attachment: Bandwidth Check Instructions  
  2012-182 Attachment: Technology Framework, Executive Summary  
2012-181 Common Core Standards Workshop – Teaching and Assessing 12-19-12
  2012-181 Attachment: Teaching and Assessing with the Common Core Standards  
2012-180 2013-2014 Distance Education Grant (DEG) Release 12-17-12
2012-179 2012-13 WDE684 and WDE638 Data Verification Process 12-17-12
2012-178 High School Assessment Updates – Correction to 2012-177 12-17-12
2012-177 High School Assessment Updates 12-14-12
  2012-177 Attachment – Programs Specifics Summary  
2012-176 2013-2014 Hathaway Success Curriculum Course Verification 12-14-12
2012-175 Clarification of Sequester Impact on Accounts with Advance Funding 12-13-12
  2012-175 Attachment: Letter from the US Department of Education  
2012-174 2012-13 Questionable Experience Report Release 12-10-12
2012-173 Alternate ACCESS for ELLs 2012 Information 12-03-12
2012-172 2011-12 Graduation Rate Data Verification Process 12-03-12
  2012-172 Attachment: Agreement  
2012-171 21st Century Community Learning Centers – Cohort 8 Applications Available 12-03-12
  2012-171 Attachment: Notice of Intent to Apply  
2012-170 English Learner 3 + 8 Literacy Training 12-03-12
2012-169 ACCESS for ELLs Test Ordering Information 12-03-12
2012-168 ACCESS for ELLs 2012 Administration Training 12-03-12
2012-167 Sight for Students Program 12-03-12
  Attachment for 2012-167: Letter from the Wyoming Optometric Association  
  Attachment for 2012-167: Benefit Form  
2012-166 School Year 2012-13 National Board Certified Teacher Reimbursement 12-03-12
2012-165 Chapter 31 Rules Clarification 11-29-12
  2012-165 Attachment: Statement of Rreasons.pdf  
2012-164 Public Comment, Chapter 31 Rules: 2012 Revised Content/Performance Standards 11-06-12
2012-163 SBAC Pilot Assessment 10-26-12
  2012-163 Attachment: Flyer  
2012-162 School Improvement Plans 10-14-12
2012-161 Request for Steering Committee Nominations 10-19-12
2012-160 State Assessment Training Dates 11-12-12
2012-159 School Safety Anonymous Tip Line Cards 11-12-12
2012-158 Ordering Test Materials 11-05-12
2012-157 WDE-453 Data Collection – Corrected 10-25-12
2012-156 No Child Left Behind, Competitive Grants to Eligible Partnerships Math/Science Program 10-25-12
2012-155 Wyoming Edition of American Careers 2012-2013 10-23-12
2012-154 Public Hearing for New Chapter 19 Special Education Reimbursement Rules 10-17-12
2012-153 2013 SAWS Writing Item Review 10-22-12
2012-152 "Living the Dream" Essay Contest 10-22-12
2012-151 WorkKeys Administration 10-22-12
2012-150 NCLB, Competitive Sub-grants to Eligible Partnerships 10-16-12
2012-149 WDE 453 Data Collection, Instructional Foundation for Kindergarten (IF-K) 10-16-12
2012-148 Early Literacy Plans (WDE 626 Early Literacy Data Collection) 10-15-12
2012-147 2012 Amplification of the WIDA English Language Development Standards Training 10-15-12
2012-146 Updated Information on Rock Springs WAEA Presentations 10-08-12
2012-145 Geography Awareness Week Bookmark Contest 10-08-12
  2012-145 Attachment: Contest Page  
2012-144 3rd Annual Wyoming Native American Education Conference 10-08-12
  2012-144 Attachment: Agenda  
2012-143 Christopher Columbus Fellowship Foundation 10-08-12
2012-142 EXPLORE, PLAN, ACT, and COMPASS Assessment Windows 10-01-12
2012-141 Special Education Literacy Training 09-27-12
2012-140 WAEA Progress Update 09-26-12
2012-139 Improved Production of Accessible Instructional Materials Math and Science 09-21-12
2012-138 Pizza Hut’s Book It! Program 09-21-12
2012-137 WIDA Data Retreats 09-18-12
2012-136 Wyoming Summit on Community Colleges 09-11-12
  2012-136 Attachment: Agenda  
2012-135 Resident District Handbook Updates 09-10-12
2012-133 Notification of Waiver Request for Title I, Public Comment Request 09-07-12
2012-132 60 Sites in 60 Minutes Webinar 09-05-12
2012-131 Revised Edition of the Wyoming Hazardous Materials Guidelines 09-04-12
  2012-13 Attachment: School Facilities Hazardous Materials Guidelines  
2012-130 Submission of WDE-537 Bridges Summer School Report
09-03-12
2012-129 SAWS Data Review Participants 09-04-12
2012-128 USDE’s Investing in America’s Future (Blueprint)
09-04-12
2012-127 English Language Arts Training – focusing on Common Core
Standards
09-04-12
2012-126 Literacy Summit featuring Kylene Beers and Robert Probst 09-04-12
2012-125 District Assessment Systems 09-04-12
2012-124 EXPLORE, PLAN, and COMPASS Assessments 08-28-12
2012-123 Call for Participants: United States Senate Youth Program 08-28-12
2012-122 2012 District and School Preliminary AYP Determinations
08-27-12
2012-121 Fall 2012 WDE602 – WISE School District Staff Member Collection 08-27-12
2012-120 Webinar to discuss USDE Accountability Workbook Notification 08-23-12
2012-119 PAWS and SASW Testing Programs; ACT Assessments; MAP testing dates 08-22-12
2012-118 Spring 2013 ACCESS for ELLs™ Administration 08-13-12
2012-117 WIDA-ACCESS Placement Test (W-APT) 08-06-12
  2012-117 Attachment: Administering the W-APT Assessment 08-06-12
2012-116 The 2012 Amplification of the WIDA English Language Development Standards Training 08-20-12
2012-115 Daughters of the American Revolution Literacy Initiative 08-09-12
2012-114 Training for the Fall 2012 WDE684A – focusing on Federal data reporting elements 08-13-12
2012-113 WDE Awaits USDE AYP Confirmation 08-03-12
2012-112 Chapter 31 Rules Signed by Governor Mead 07-31-12
2012-111 CTE Demonstration Project Grant Request for Proposals 07-31-12
2012-110 John P. Ellbogen Foundation; $500,000 competitive grant opportunity 07-30-12
2012-109 Directory Manager and Assessment Resource Tool (ART) training 07-24-12
2012-108 Preliminary AYP Determinations – Release Date Pending 07-24-12
2012-104 Correction to 2012-103 07-10-12
2012-103 2013 PAWS and PAWS-ALT Results Release Schedule 07-09-12
2012-102 Planned Outage of WDE Fusion Portal; Changes to Directory Manager 07-09-12
2012-100 First Annual District Test Coordinators’ Meeting 06-11-12
2012-099 Open Enrollment for WY Figures: New Math Standards Workshops 06-05-12
2012-098 2012 WDE950 – Wyoming Transcript Collection 06-04-12
2012-097 Regional Educational Laboratory – Central 05-29-12
2012-096 Summer Camp 2012 Parent Communication Request 05-29-12
2012-095 Title II Part D EETT and E-rate Information 05-29-12
2012-094 WIDA MODEL for Kindergarten 05-29-12
2012-093 WDE427 – WISE Special Education Data Collection – End of Year Data Collection 05-29-12
2012-092 WDE636 – WISE Student Disciplinary Actions, and Crime and
Violence Incidents Data Collection
05-29-12
2012-091 Proposal to shorten the ACCESS for ELLs Testing Window 05-29-12
2012-090 Wyoming Department of Education Recommendation 05-23-12
2012-089 GEAR UP Wyoming Newsletter – Summer 2012 Edition 05-21-12
2012-088 Senate Page Position, Fall 2012 05-17-12
2012-087 PAWS Item, Bias, and Data Review Committees 05-14-12
2012-086 PAWS-ALT Item, Bias, and Data Review Committees 05-14-12
2012-085 2013 Statewide Assessment Testing Dates 05-14-12
2012-084 Spring 2012 WDE713 – Post Secondary Options Collection 05-14-12
2012-083 Common Core State Standards Implementation Status Survey 05-14-12
2012-082 Curriculum Inquiries 05-14-12
2012-081 Transition of the WEN and WEN Video from the WDE to ETS 05-14-12
2012-080 2012 Anti-Bullying School Safety Initiative 05-07-12
2012-079 Call for Participants: Physical Education Standards Review Committee 05-07-12
2012-078 Call for Participants: Social Studies Standards Review Committee 05-07-12
2012-077 WIDA ACCESS for ELLs Score Interpretation Webinar – Correction to 2012-040 05-07-12
2012-076 AYP Exception Requests to Exceed the PAWS-ALT Cap 05-04-12
2012-075 Award Letter for 2012-13 Financial Assistance for Instructional Facilitators 04-30-12
2012-074 Submission of WDE-527 – Bridges Extended Day Report 04-30-12
2012-073 WDE663-WISE Student Proficiency on Body of Evidence 04-30-12
2012-072 Summer Camp 2012 04-30-12
2012-071 Request for Proposal CTSO State Advisors 04-23-12
2012-070 WDE652 – WISE School District Staff Member Collection (School Year 2011-12) 04-23-12
2012-069 Interest Survey for CTE Teachers, 6-12 04-23-12
2012-068 2012 Governor’s Summit on Workforce Solutions 04-23-12
2012-067 K-12 Teacher Professional Development in STEM, Engineering Design, and Robotics 04-11-12
2012-066 WDE600 and WDE601 WEN Video Training 04-16-12
2012-065 2012 Anti-Bullying School Safety Initiative 04-16-12
2012-064 SASW Administration Materials 04-09-12
2012-063 National Child ID Program 04-09-12
2012-062 Public Comment: Waivers for FY11 Title I School Improvement Grant Funds 04-09-12
2012-061 Wyoming Department of Education Leadership Symposium 04-02-12
2012-060 WDE 591 – Distance Education Milestones Report Training 04-02-12
2012-059 2012-2013 Grant Application and Report for Instructional Facilitators 04-02-12
2012-058 Wyoming Crimes Against Children Conference 04-02-12
2012-057    
2012-056 “Pink Slime” in the National School Lunch Program 04-02-12
2012-055 Spring 2012 PAWS-ALT Standard Setting 04-02-12
2012-054 FY11 Title I, Part A, 1003 (g) School Improvement Funds Application and Intent to Apply 03-26-12
2012-053 SASW Pilot Test Pre-Administration Training 03-26-12
2012-052 GEAR UP Wyoming Newsletter – Winter 2012 Edition 03-26-12
2012-051 2012-2013 Distance Education Grant(DEG) Release 03-26-12
2012-050 2013 Wyoming Teacher of the Year Application Process 03-19-12
2012-049 Highly Qualified Special Education Teachers 03-19-12
2012-048 Part B Application for Federal Special Education Funds 03-19-12
2012-047 Wyoming Department of Education Talent Pool 03-19-12
2012-046 Two WIDA Workshops: Boost Proficiency of ELLs in Writing, and in Math 03-05-12
2012-045 Chardon, Ohio School Shooting 03-05-12
2012-044 2010-11 Graduation Rate Data Verification Process 03-05-12
2012-043 2012 Proficiency Assessment for Wyoming Students 03-05-12
2012-042 Spring 2012 WDE684B – WISE Teacher/Course/Student Data Collection 03-05-12
2012-041 Dispersal of the 2012-2013 Wyoming Education
Trust Fund Grant Application Package
03-05-12
2012-040 WIDA ACCESS for ELLs Score Report Webinar 03-05-12
2012-039 Anonymous School Safety (WeTip) Line and Suicide Prevention Line 03-05-12
2012-037 Call for Math and Science Teachers, K-12 02-24-12
2012-036 Boost to Proficiency: ELLs and Writing Using the WIDA Framework 02-27-12
2012-035 MAP Testing Dates 02-22-12
2012-034 Douvas Memorial Scholarship 02-27-12
2012-033 2012-2013 Testing for Distance Education Virtual Transfer Students 02-21-12
2012-032 Chapter 42 Rules on Seclusion and Restraint in Schools 02-21-12
2012-031 FFY 2010 APR and Updated SPP 02-21-12
2012-030 Summer Camp 2012 02-21-12
2012-029 2012 PAWS Traffic Signal Project 02-21-12
2012-028 U.S. Senate Summer Page Program 02-14-12
2012-027 21st Century Community Learning Centers APR Requirements 02-21-12
2012-026 2012 ACT 11th Grade Testing 02-13-12
2012-025 2012 Statewide Assessment of Writing Skills Pilot – Participation Clarification 02-08-12
2012-024 2012 PAWS Recommended Testing Times 02-13-12
2012-023 Spring 2012 WDE713 – Post Secondary Options Collection 02-13-12
2012-022 Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program Grant Applications 02-13-12
2012-021 FY10 Waiver for Extension of Funds to 2014 02-06-12
2012-020 FAFSA Completion Project 02-06-12
2012-019 Chap. 31 Public Hearing: Revised Content Standards for Math, Language Arts, Health 02-02-12
2012-018 2012 SAWS Pilot 02-06-12
2012-017 2012 PAWS Test Administration Information
02-06-12
2012-016 Alternative Schedule Timelines 02-06-12
2012-015 Wyoming Bridges Grant Applications 02-06-12
2012-014 Doodle 4 Google Drawing Contest 01-31-12
2012-013 ACCESS for ELLs Testing Schedule and Special Instructions 01-27-12
2012-012 Chapter 2 and Chapter 20 01-30-12
2012-011 2012 Wyoming School District Profiles Survey 01-30-12
2012-010 Early Literacy Plans – WDE 626 Early Literacy Data Collection 01-25-12
2012-009 Carl D. Perkins Local Performance Negotiations 01-23-12
2012-008 WDE-673 Wyoming State Assessment System Exemption Request 01-23-12
2012-007 Requesting waivers under W.S. 21-13-307(a)(iv); the K-3 16-to-1 requirement 01-17-12
2012-006 WDE-626 Early Literacy Plans 01-17-12
2012-005 US Department of Education Supplemental Educational Services Waiver 01-17-12
2012-004 Wyoming Teacher of the Year 01-10-12
2012-003 2012-2013 Hathaway Success Curriculum Course Verification 01-09-12
2012-002 Free EPA Training on Keeping Schools Healthy 01-09-12
2012-001 MOPI Tester Training Workshops: Canceled 01-09-12