City Team Programming

Bridgeport/Stamford City Team Day – Wednesday, April 25, 2018 
Wednesday, April 25,  2018 | 5:00-7:30PM | Location TBD , Bridgeport CT | Hold at least 2 hours to complete pre-work.
The focus of the city team day will be around teacher leadership as it pertains to student outcomes moving into the End of the Year (EOY). There will be a combination of reflection and work-time that takes place. Prework will be shared Monday, April 16th.
Visit the City Team Calendar for specific dates about all upcoming events.
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Contextualized Opportunities

BRIDGEPORT CITY COUNCIL MEETING

Monday, April 16th | 6:30PM – 8:30PM | City Hall – 45 Lyons Terrance, Bridgeport CT

BOARD OF ED – TEACHING & LEARNING MEETING

Tuesday, April 17th | 5:30PM – 7:30PM | City Hall, Room 305 – 45 Lyons Terrance, Bridgeport CT

BOARD OF EDUCATION REGULAR MEETING

Monday, April 23rd | 6:30PM – 8:00PM | Bridgeport Regional Vocational Aquaculture Center, 60 St. Stephens Rd. Bridgeport, CT 06605, 

CORPS MEMBER OF COLOR & NATIVE SUMMITS

The Corps Member of Color (CMoC) summit series serves to advance “One Day” in the United States and its indigenous nations, by having all sectors and people working together to build out the pool and foster the learning and development of inspired, relentless, culturally responsive AANHPI, Black, Latinx and Native leaders who are in the fight for educational equity. Are you interested? Click here

WELLS FARGO GUEST LESSONS

Welcome guest teachers for financial literacy courses! Sign up with this Google Form. Send questions: morgan.st.john@teachforamerica.org.

 

WHITE PRIVILEGE CONFERENCE

The White Privilege Conference (WPC) will take place again in April 2018. Don’t let the name fool you! This conference is open to people of all racial groups and identities. There are also plenty of affinity spaces to explore how white privilege impacts different people. Registration opens on Monday, January 15th. It provides a challenging, collaborative and comprehensive experience.  They strive to empower and equip individuals to work for equity and justice through self and social transformations. This conference is open to people of all backgrounds. Discuss this opportunity with your City Team Lead and school principal if you are interested in attending!
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Resources

Shout out to Julia Kannam for sharing! 

Coherence Map – See standards and samples of work for students at your grade level, the grade level before them, and the grade level they’re headed to! Automatically!!

PBS Black History Classroom Resources. 

Get more information here.

 

Teaching Tolerance Anti-Bias Framework.

Learn about Social Justice Standards for your grade level with this tool.

 

Explore 6 Teaching Tools for Black History Month.

See Edutopia’s resource bank.

 

Elementary Google Folder

CT specific. This has an NGSS google resource folder in it

Elementary National Modules

They are making new ones and have revised old ones, they’re a pretty strong learning experience option

 

 

National Content Google Communities

Separated by content area (have a dedicated part time staff member who can help refer to/find resources)

Teaching communities resource bank

Organized by grade-band /content

CM pics and videos folder

CT elem Classroom pics, student samples, teaching video clips

Sue Lehmann Award 

Strong 2nd year TFA classrooms

TFA Teaching Tools

Planning, data/tracking, communities, culture, PD, resource bank

AF Open Source –> AF curriculums and additional resources

FREE open source; create login–>click instructional model- select your content/grade band. Includes arc of the year; unit and lesson plans across grade/subject areas in addition to numerous other resources
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