Homeroom Blue Room

Welcome to your Homeroom page. It is from here that we will link to the other activity pages for the institute.

Facilitators: Michael Derman / James Gallagher / Scott Powner

Discussion Tab

Take note at the Discussion tab at the top of the HOME page. There we can post questions and thoughts for others to see and comment upon. This will be our Parking Lot for our questions.


  • Homeroom 1 (Mon 2:30-4:30) Welcome and Introduction
  • Homeroom 2 (Tues 10:45-12:00) Standards and Framework
  • Homeroom 3 (Tues 2:00-3:15) Assessment and Materials & Resources
  • Homeroom 4 (Tues 3:30-5:00) Instruction and Intervention
  • Homeroom 5 (Weds 9:30 - 9:40, 10:00am – 10:40am, 11:00 –11:40, 1:40pm – 2:00pm ) Model lesson discussion
  • Homeroom 6(Weds 2:15 - 4:00) Lesson Refresh
  • Homeroom 7 (Thurs 10:00-11:00) Culmination
Blue Room Homeroom
Excited About, Hopes, Fears

What are we excited about?

Lesson Plans
Networking with each other
Assessment generator
Grant opportunities
Learning about SAS system

What are our fears for the institute?

About getting to the next level
Unsure about skills
And rolling it out to the staff
Staff shutdown
Hope for major improvements in the site
Potential ice storm for Tuesday night

What are our hopes for the institute?

Seeing the Keystone exams to align curriculum
Hopeful to see improvements in student test scores