Committee Meeting - November 19th, 2014
NASC committee members from several of the districts meet for the first time on Wednesday, November 19th in Esko.
Districts represented: Esko, Cloquet, Carlton, Cromwell-Wright, Barnum
NASC: 1st attempt to bring districts together to share curriculum and staff development options. Spurred by the MPCC movement and ECMECC. Both are reliant on cK12.
Board agreement on Vision, Mission, and Governing
Vision: United transformation change of instructional practice focused on student achievement for NASC members .
Mission: NASC will collaborate in the development of:
Enhanced professional development
Shared and expanded resources
Improved educational networking and communication
NASC Superintendent Board will:
Solicit a signed letter of support from each of the member District School Boards
Designate a Director
Start with one superintendent
Reports to full NASC board monthly
Develop a staff committee as NASC grows.
Logistics - How?
LMS - How to teach on LMS
Subject Area Groups
(MPCC) Resources/lessons available
What do districts need and/or want from NASC?
How do we get the word out?
Present to staff
Take this info back to our districts and introduce and get feedback. What do our districts want from NASC? How can we make curriculum/staff development easier and more efficient for our teachers?
Three Big Things:
Curriculum (MN Standards, Digital)
What we are not:
We are not forcing resources on anyone.
Next NASC Meeting is January 7, 12:30 @ Cloquet Middle School W143, Office Entry.