On May 30, 2018, the USD 475 STEM team hosted a district wide Learning Extravaganza. Teachers from throughout USD 475 attended and were able to learn a variety of different things via this professional development day. The Key Note Speakers were Ken Wesson, Sherri Martinie & Julie Thiele, and TJ Warsnak & Derek Schutte. To see posts about this day, please refer to the hashtag #475learning18.
“I appreciated today’s sessions because they provided me with new tools and ideas. They were especially helpful as we are planning the redesign of our school.” -Elaine Gonzalez, Spanish/AVID Teacher at FRMS
“Today was very helpful. I am thankful for everyone’s willingness to share resources.” -Katey Cowan, Third Grade Teacher at Eisenhower Elementary
“I learned a lot at the session on Schoology. The speaker went through the different options with us and taught us how to maneuver the program. We even had time to practice.” -Connie Aumen, Instructional Coach at Franklin Elementary