Memos to Superintendents – 2012

MEMO #SUBJECTDATE
2012-182Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) Technology12-31-12
 2012-182 Attachment: Bandwidth Check Instructions 
 2012-182 Attachment: Technology Framework, Executive Summary 
2012-181Common Core Standards Workshop – Teaching and Assessing12-19-12
 2012-181 Attachment: Teaching and Assessing with the Common Core Standards 
2012-1802013-2014 Distance Education Grant (DEG) Release12-17-12
2012-1792012-13 WDE684 and WDE638 Data Verification Process12-17-12
2012-178High School Assessment Updates – Correction to 2012-17712-17-12
2012-177High School Assessment Updates12-14-12
 2012-177 Attachment – Programs Specifics Summary 
2012-1762013-2014 Hathaway Success Curriculum Course Verification12-14-12
2012-175Clarification of Sequester Impact on Accounts with Advance Funding12-13-12
 2012-175 Attachment: Letter from the US Department of Education 
2012-1742012-13 Questionable Experience Report Release12-10-12
2012-173Alternate ACCESS for ELLs 2012 Information12-03-12
2012-1722011-12 Graduation Rate Data Verification Process12-03-12
 2012-172 Attachment: Agreement 
2012-17121st Century Community Learning Centers – Cohort 8 Applications Available12-03-12
 2012-171 Attachment: Notice of Intent to Apply 
2012-170English Learner 3 + 8 Literacy Training12-03-12
2012-169ACCESS for ELLs Test Ordering Information12-03-12
2012-168ACCESS for ELLs 2012 Administration Training12-03-12
2012-167Sight for Students Program12-03-12
 Attachment for 2012-167: Letter from the Wyoming Optometric Association 
 Attachment for 2012-167: Benefit Form 
2012-166School Year 2012-13 National Board Certified Teacher Reimbursement12-03-12
2012-165Chapter 31 Rules Clarification11-29-12
 2012-165 Attachment: Statement of Rreasons.pdf 
2012-164Public Comment, Chapter 31 Rules: 2012 Revised Content/Performance Standards11-06-12
2012-163SBAC Pilot Assessment10-26-12
 2012-163 Attachment: Flyer 
2012-162School Improvement Plans10-14-12
2012-161 Request for Steering Committee Nominations10-19-12
2012-160State Assessment Training Dates11-12-12
2012-159School Safety Anonymous Tip Line Cards11-12-12
2012-158Ordering Test Materials11-05-12
2012-157WDE-453 Data Collection – Corrected10-25-12
2012-156No Child Left Behind, Competitive Grants to Eligible Partnerships Math/Science Program10-25-12
2012-155Wyoming Edition of American Careers 2012-201310-23-12
2012-154Public Hearing for New Chapter 19 Special Education Reimbursement Rules10-17-12
2012-1532013 SAWS Writing Item Review10-22-12
2012-152"Living the Dream" Essay Contest10-22-12
2012-151WorkKeys Administration10-22-12
2012-150NCLB, Competitive Sub-grants to Eligible Partnerships10-16-12
2012-149WDE 453 Data Collection, Instructional Foundation for Kindergarten (IF-K)10-16-12
2012-148Early Literacy Plans (WDE 626 Early Literacy Data Collection)10-15-12
2012-1472012 Amplification of the WIDA English Language Development Standards Training10-15-12
2012-146Updated Information on Rock Springs WAEA Presentations10-08-12
2012-145Geography Awareness Week Bookmark Contest10-08-12
 2012-145 Attachment: Contest Page 
2012-1443rd Annual Wyoming Native American Education Conference10-08-12
 2012-144 Attachment: Agenda 
2012-143Christopher Columbus Fellowship Foundation10-08-12
2012-142EXPLORE, PLAN, ACT, and COMPASS Assessment Windows10-01-12
2012-141Special Education Literacy Training09-27-12
2012-140WAEA Progress Update09-26-12
2012-139Improved Production of Accessible Instructional Materials Math and Science09-21-12
2012-138Pizza Hut’s Book It! Program09-21-12
2012-137WIDA Data Retreats09-18-12
2012-136Wyoming Summit on Community Colleges09-11-12
 2012-136 Attachment: Agenda 
2012-135Resident District Handbook Updates09-10-12
2012-133Notification of Waiver Request for Title I, Public Comment Request09-07-12
2012-13260 Sites in 60 Minutes Webinar09-05-12
2012-131Revised Edition of the Wyoming Hazardous Materials Guidelines09-04-12
 2012-13 Attachment: School Facilities Hazardous Materials Guidelines 
2012-130Submission of WDE-537 Bridges Summer School Report
09-03-12
2012-129SAWS Data Review Participants09-04-12
2012-128USDE’s Investing in America’s Future (Blueprint)
09-04-12
2012-127English Language Arts Training – focusing on Common Core
Standards
09-04-12
2012-126Literacy Summit featuring Kylene Beers and Robert Probst09-04-12
2012-125District Assessment Systems09-04-12
2012-124EXPLORE, PLAN, and COMPASS Assessments08-28-12
2012-123Call for Participants: United States Senate Youth Program08-28-12
2012-1222012 District and School Preliminary AYP Determinations
08-27-12
2012-121Fall 2012 WDE602 – WISE School District Staff Member Collection08-27-12
2012-120Webinar to discuss USDE Accountability Workbook Notification08-23-12
2012-119PAWS and SASW Testing Programs; ACT Assessments; MAP testing dates08-22-12
2012-118Spring 2013 ACCESS for ELLs™ Administration08-13-12
2012-117WIDA-ACCESS Placement Test (W-APT)08-06-12
 2012-117 Attachment: Administering the W-APT Assessment08-06-12
2012-116The 2012 Amplification of the WIDA English Language Development Standards Training08-20-12
2012-115Daughters of the American Revolution Literacy Initiative08-09-12
2012-114Training for the Fall 2012 WDE684A – focusing on Federal data reporting elements08-13-12
2012-113WDE Awaits USDE AYP Confirmation08-03-12
2012-112Chapter 31 Rules Signed by Governor Mead07-31-12
2012-111CTE Demonstration Project Grant Request for Proposals07-31-12
2012-110John P. Ellbogen Foundation; $500,000 competitive grant opportunity07-30-12
2012-109Directory Manager and Assessment Resource Tool (ART) training07-24-12
2012-108Preliminary AYP Determinations – Release Date Pending07-24-12
2012-104Correction to 2012-10307-10-12
2012-1032013 PAWS and PAWS-ALT Results Release Schedule07-09-12
2012-102Planned Outage of WDE Fusion Portal; Changes to Directory Manager07-09-12
2012-100First Annual District Test Coordinators’ Meeting06-11-12
2012-099Open Enrollment for WY Figures: New Math Standards Workshops06-05-12
2012-0982012 WDE950 – Wyoming Transcript Collection06-04-12
2012-097Regional Educational Laboratory – Central05-29-12
2012-096Summer Camp 2012 Parent Communication Request05-29-12
2012-095Title II Part D EETT and E-rate Information05-29-12
2012-094WIDA MODEL for Kindergarten05-29-12
2012-093WDE427 – WISE Special Education Data Collection – End of Year Data Collection05-29-12
2012-092WDE636 – WISE Student Disciplinary Actions, and Crime and
Violence Incidents Data Collection
05-29-12
2012-091Proposal to shorten the ACCESS for ELLs Testing Window05-29-12
2012-090Wyoming Department of Education Recommendation05-23-12
2012-089GEAR UP Wyoming Newsletter – Summer 2012 Edition05-21-12
2012-088Senate Page Position, Fall 201205-17-12
2012-087PAWS Item, Bias, and Data Review Committees05-14-12
2012-086PAWS-ALT Item, Bias, and Data Review Committees05-14-12
2012-0852013 Statewide Assessment Testing Dates 05-14-12
2012-084Spring 2012 WDE713 – Post Secondary Options Collection05-14-12
2012-083Common Core State Standards Implementation Status Survey05-14-12
2012-082Curriculum Inquiries05-14-12
2012-081Transition of the WEN and WEN Video from the WDE to ETS05-14-12
2012-0802012 Anti-Bullying School Safety Initiative05-07-12
2012-079Call for Participants: Physical Education Standards Review Committee05-07-12
2012-078Call for Participants: Social Studies Standards Review Committee05-07-12
2012-077WIDA ACCESS for ELLs Score Interpretation Webinar – Correction to 2012-04005-07-12
2012-076AYP Exception Requests to Exceed the PAWS-ALT Cap05-04-12
2012-075Award Letter for 2012-13 Financial Assistance for Instructional Facilitators04-30-12
2012-074Submission of WDE-527 – Bridges Extended Day Report04-30-12
2012-073WDE663-WISE Student Proficiency on Body of Evidence04-30-12
2012-072Summer Camp 201204-30-12
2012-071Request for Proposal CTSO State Advisors04-23-12
2012-070WDE652 – WISE School District Staff Member Collection (School Year 2011-12)04-23-12
2012-069Interest Survey for CTE Teachers, 6-1204-23-12
2012-0682012 Governor’s Summit on Workforce Solutions04-23-12
2012-067K-12 Teacher Professional Development in STEM, Engineering Design, and Robotics04-11-12
2012-066WDE600 and WDE601 WEN Video Training04-16-12
2012-0652012 Anti-Bullying School Safety Initiative04-16-12
2012-064SASW Administration Materials04-09-12
2012-063National Child ID Program04-09-12
2012-062Public Comment: Waivers for FY11 Title I School Improvement Grant Funds04-09-12
2012-061Wyoming Department of Education Leadership Symposium04-02-12
2012-060WDE 591 – Distance Education Milestones Report Training04-02-12
2012-0592012-2013 Grant Application and Report for Instructional Facilitators04-02-12
2012-058Wyoming Crimes Against Children Conference04-02-12
2012-057  
2012-056“Pink Slime” in the National School Lunch Program04-02-12
2012-055Spring 2012 PAWS-ALT Standard Setting04-02-12
2012-054FY11 Title I, Part A, 1003 (g) School Improvement Funds Application and Intent to Apply03-26-12
2012-053SASW Pilot Test Pre-Administration Training03-26-12
2012-052GEAR UP Wyoming Newsletter – Winter 2012 Edition03-26-12
2012-0512012-2013 Distance Education Grant(DEG) Release03-26-12
2012-0502013 Wyoming Teacher of the Year Application Process03-19-12
2012-049Highly Qualified Special Education Teachers03-19-12
2012-048Part B Application for Federal Special Education Funds03-19-12
2012-047Wyoming Department of Education Talent Pool03-19-12
2012-046Two WIDA Workshops: Boost Proficiency of ELLs in Writing, and in Math 03-05-12
2012-045Chardon, Ohio School Shooting03-05-12
2012-0442010-11 Graduation Rate Data Verification Process03-05-12
2012-0432012 Proficiency Assessment for Wyoming Students03-05-12
2012-042Spring 2012 WDE684B – WISE Teacher/Course/Student Data Collection03-05-12
2012-041Dispersal of the 2012-2013 Wyoming Education
Trust Fund Grant Application Package
03-05-12
2012-040WIDA ACCESS for ELLs Score Report Webinar03-05-12
2012-039Anonymous School Safety (WeTip) Line and Suicide Prevention Line03-05-12
2012-037Call for Math and Science Teachers, K-1202-24-12
2012-036Boost to Proficiency: ELLs and Writing Using the WIDA Framework02-27-12
2012-035MAP Testing Dates02-22-12
2012-034Douvas Memorial Scholarship02-27-12
2012-0332012-2013 Testing for Distance Education Virtual Transfer Students02-21-12
2012-032Chapter 42 Rules on Seclusion and Restraint in Schools02-21-12
2012-031FFY 2010 APR and Updated SPP02-21-12
2012-030Summer Camp 201202-21-12
2012-0292012 PAWS Traffic Signal Project02-21-12
2012-028U.S. Senate Summer Page Program02-14-12
2012-02721st Century Community Learning Centers APR Requirements02-21-12
2012-0262012 ACT 11th Grade Testing02-13-12
2012-0252012 Statewide Assessment of Writing Skills Pilot – Participation Clarification02-08-12
2012-0242012 PAWS Recommended Testing Times02-13-12
2012-023Spring 2012 WDE713 – Post Secondary Options Collection02-13-12
2012-022Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program Grant Applications02-13-12
2012-021FY10 Waiver for Extension of Funds to 201402-06-12
2012-020FAFSA Completion Project02-06-12
2012-019Chap. 31 Public Hearing: Revised Content Standards for Math, Language Arts, Health02-02-12
2012-0182012 SAWS Pilot02-06-12
2012-0172012 PAWS Test Administration Information
02-06-12
2012-016Alternative Schedule Timelines02-06-12
2012-015Wyoming Bridges Grant Applications02-06-12
2012-014Doodle 4 Google Drawing Contest01-31-12
2012-013ACCESS for ELLs Testing Schedule and Special Instructions01-27-12
2012-012Chapter 2 and Chapter 2001-30-12
2012-0112012 Wyoming School District Profiles Survey01-30-12
2012-010Early Literacy Plans – WDE 626 Early Literacy Data Collection01-25-12
2012-009Carl D. Perkins Local Performance Negotiations01-23-12
2012-008WDE-673 Wyoming State Assessment System Exemption Request01-23-12
2012-007Requesting waivers under W.S. 21-13-307(a)(iv); the K-3 16-to-1 requirement01-17-12
2012-006WDE-626 Early Literacy Plans01-17-12
2012-005US Department of Education Supplemental Educational Services Waiver01-17-12
2012-004Wyoming Teacher of the Year01-10-12
2012-0032012-2013 Hathaway Success Curriculum Course Verification01-09-12
2012-002Free EPA Training on Keeping Schools Healthy01-09-12
2012-001MOPI Tester Training Workshops: Canceled01-09-12