Category: School Year

Shared Space Update

The Professional Learning Team is working to understand and meet as many professional learning space needs as possible. As the school year started, the PL team learned that nearly 30% of the originally anticipated Shared Spaces are not available for use.  We are working to understand school leaders’ limitations on sharing school space and expedite new technology

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Schoology is live!

DPS’ new Learning Management System (LMS) for classrooms is live for all school-based employees in district-managed schools! Schoology is a versatile and engaging digital learning platform that gives educators access to professional development courses and curriculum in one place and enables personalized and student-paced learning to be incorporated in classroom instruction*! To get started, log

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June and July School Leadership Information

June School Leadership Week: June 5 – 9, 2017 July School Leadership Week: July 24 – 28, 2017 Network-based peer learning sessions are available for leaders to strategically plan and build their capacity around instructional priorities and ILT leadership. See tables below for attendance expectations by role. Registration: There will be no pre-registration for June

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Teal Day Guidance: Formerly Known as Blue/Green Days

Blue/Green non-student contact days have been re-branded as Teal Days for 2017-18 to provide schools more flexibility in how they support teachers with learning opportunities and data analysis as part of their strategic PL plan. The three central-pull days for 2017-18 are August 15, October 26 and February 2.  In order to minimize impact on

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Summer Professional Learning Calendar and Catalog Now Available!

In order to support schools with strategic planning, we are pleased to announce summer 2017 professional learning dates. For your convenience, all centrally offered professional learning is listed in the Professional Learning Catalog. Registration links for summer 2017 sessions are now live and  2017-18 school year registration information will be shared at the end of

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