Wellesley Public Schools
Learning • Caring • Innovating
– School Committee Meeting – 7 pm – Town Hall10/21/15
– School Committee Working Meeting – 8:30 am – Superintendent’s Conference Room10/21/15
– School Committee Community Forum – SFC Recommendations for HHU – 7 pm – Town Hall10/27/15
– Flu Clinic – 3:00-4:30 pm – Board of Health Office – 90 Washington Street10/28/15
– Flu Clinic – 2:30-4:30 pm – Board of Health Office – 90 Washington Street10/30/15 –
Deadline for PD Day Proposals11/1/15
– Deadline for Submission of Salary Lane Change Letters of Intent (see below)11/9/15
– School Committee Meeting – 7 pm, Town Hall11/11/15
– Veterans’ Day – Schools Closed11/12/15
– The Forum: A conversation on Girls and Stress – 7 pm – Dana Hall School11/17/15
– School Committee Meeting – 7 pm Town HallCONGRATULATIONS
to Kati Okoshi (Sprague Special Educator)
on the birth of her daughter, Kaiya Lena Okoshi
, on October 15, 2015.FLU CLINIC INFORMATION
The Wellesley Board of Health is offering flu vaccine for all school staff. Please bring your insurance card and an optional $10.00 donation to the “Healthy Wellesley Fund” would be most appreciated.
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 3:00pm – 4:30pm
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 2:30pm – 4:30pm
Location: Wellesley Board of Health
Warren Building – 2nd floor
90 Washington Street
Presenters will repeat their presentation twice during the day, for audiences of no more than 20 colleagues at a time. Ten minutes of Q&A/discussion will follow each presentation.Collaboration is encouraged! Present with a colleague. Presenters receive 10 PDPs.Submit a ProposalProposal deadline: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 30THPlease join the Wellesley College Education Department
The Forum: A Conversation on Girls and Stress
Thursday, November 12, 7 – 8:30 pm
Dana Hall School, WellesleyThe Forum at Dana Hall School is a symposium series designed to examine a topic of particular relevance to girls and girls education. The first symposium will focus on adolescent girls and stress. Click here for additional information and the list of participating panelists.
Letters of Intent to Change Lanes Due by November 1st
All professional staff who expect to receive a Master’s degree, M+30, or M+60/Doctorate during the 2016-17 School Year
, must send formal notification of intent to change salary lanes to Addie Doherty firstname.lastname@example.org
, no later than November 1, 2015.
The notification should include: current lane, proposed lane, and the school year (2016-17) in which you hope to change lanes. This early notification deadline is required so that provisions for anticipated salary lane changes may be included within the new fiscal year budget. Please note: The list does not carry forward. You must provide written notice each year until you have achieved the desired lane change.
Teachers for Safe Schools
Teachers for Safe Schools is a group of Wellesley Public School staff that work to consciously create, support and encourage a school climate that is safe professionally and emotionally, and allows for staff of all sexual orientations and gender expressions to be acknowledged and respected. For more information or questions, please contact Ilene Sharpe, WMS Health and Wellness Teacher or Margaret Flitsch, Sprague Fitness and Health Teacher. Professional Development Opportunities
- Your username for WellesleyPD now matches the format of your WPS gmail address (lastnamefirstinitial).
- Fall course offerings may be viewed by selecting “Offerings” from the menu on the left side of the screen.
WPS Internal Job Postings on District Website
Please be aware that we added a new feature called “Internal Job Postings
” under the Faculty tab of the District’s website. We will post all of our internal jobs under this website tab. Therefore, you will no longer see internal job postings in the bulletin. This new way of posting will allow us to post internal positions any day of the week.
Wellesley Public Schools • Wellesley, Massachusetts www.wellesley.k12.ma.us/district/superintendent
David Lussier, Superintendent
The Superintendent’s Bulletin is posted weekly on Fridays on our website. It provides timely, relevant information about meetings, professional development opportunities, curriculum and program development, grant awards, and School Committee news. The bulletin is also the official vehicle for job postings. Please read the bulletin regularly and use it to inform colleagues of meetings and other school news.
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