We warmly welcome Anne Pratt, the new principal from St Patrick's Waimate to our network.
Rob Mill, the Lead Development Advisor for the LCN will be joining the principals for a shorter meeting at 1:30pm in the Whanau room at Weston to focus on a draft transition action plan.
Then we will all come together at 3:30pm in the Weston Hall. Here is the agenda based on feedback from many of our participants.
Whitestone LCN #Big Event No 2
Date: Tuesday 9th September 2014
Venue: Weston Hall
‘Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.’ WALHT: Action achievement for our priority learners through a focus on our network challenges: 1. Student Agency2. Community Engagement 3. Future Focused Learning
3:30 - 3:50 Refreshments, socialise 3:50 - Welcome & Introductions (NR) Rob Mill
3:53 - Twitter # event hashtag sharing 3:55 - Crowd Breaker - (Gary to Provide)
4:10 -LCN Change Video from VLN site (JJ to share)
Whitestone LCN message: We are collectively Whitestone. What does this mean? ( Rob to help all of us here?) Strategic Plan focus on priorities that bring us together. Why collaborate?
4:15- Learning Progressions - next steps?Sean - Talk about how they could be used and Curriculum leaders share back what has been achieved from last meeting; 2 mins each
4:30- Strengthening Student Agency Activities (see Seaview link from Rob)https://docs.google.com/a/stjoseph.school.nz/document/d/1390jhYesyXVAbAni3wSXvvFaxFUZB7yj3Jt1OgCr1N4/edit (NR and JJ)
4:35- 5:30 Collaborative group time
5:30 Pizza break
5:50 A chance for teachers to feed in ideas and discuss what outcomes they would like to see from these collaborative meetings. Perhaps in small groups.
6:10 Next Steps