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Steering Committee Meeting 11/2/2011

Wednesday, November 16th, 2011

T/LQP Professional Development Program
Steering Committee meeting – Agenda: 11/2/2011
Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room / Time: 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Optional Follow-up: 6:30 – 7:30 pm

In Attendance:

Greetings: Welcome
Old Business: Review meetings minutes from last meeting / Review updated master schedule
Time Log / Goals
• Complete time logs:
Time logs cannot be altered after the meeting
– Two-hour steering committee meeting with one-hour optional follow-up
• Original time log and journals – are kept by Jeff / Pay at the end of January and June
• Goals Update: Set and type clear goals – with assessment criteria – Post samples on-line
TAP/ Steering Committee dates (4:30 PM – 6:30 PM)
*Steering Committee Meeting: November 2, 2011
Steering Committee Meeting: January 3, 2012: TRC Board Room
Steering Committee Meeting: February 29, 2012: TRC Board Room
Steering Committee Meeting: May 16, 2012: TRC Board Room

Planning Steering Committee (4:30 PM – 6:30 PM) Dates:
October 19, 2011: Location: TRC – Topic: STANYS Conference
November:
December:
January:
Topics: TLQP rules and procedures / Web site / On-line review / Peer Review Video
Summer program, Article, Open discussion

Review: TAP Meetings Schedule and TAP Agenda for next meeting

Acknowledgement – and thanks

STANYS Conference
Attendees
Melanie Koch, Pam Hays, Sarah Shugarts, Tristan D’Angelo, Rod Doran, Jeff Arnold
STANYS Presentation
- Confirmation / Conference Schedule
- Advanced Organizer
- Membership / Registration
- Hotel
- Travel
- Food
- New Criteria for Reporting Form
- PowerPoint (Agenda)
- Video
- Learning Experience (Copies)

Committee Reporting Out Updates
• Data Strategies
• Equity / GESA
• Classroom Management (Ask Dennis)
• Literature Circle
• Technology: Advanced (multiple session mini-courses)-(Marian)
• Sunshine (1 hour / person) – (Marian)
• Sorting –
• Awards Committee (Connie / Catherine)
• Website (http://my.daemen.edu/offices/tlqp/tlqp.php)
• Teaching to the Standards
• Others: Statewide Conference / Dissemination / On-line Courses /Grants /Video

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Steering and TAP meeting Fall 11

Wednesday, November 16th, 2011

Daemen College TLQP Program
TAP Steering Committee meeting – Agenda: 9/28/2011
Thomas Reynolds Center – Board Room
Time: 4:00 pm- 6:00 pm

In Attendance:

Greetings: Welcome
Old Business: Review Purpose of meeting:
TAP Steering committee meetings are scheduled to develop a TAP Agenda
• Provide updates
• Set program goals / direction
Planning Steering committee meetings are scheduled to coordinate committee work:
• Appoint committee chair
• Set goals
• Set priorities
• Identify roles and function of committee
• Identify Products / assessments
• Allocate resources (Provide a budget)
• Report progress
• Summer Program Planning
Time Log / Goals
• Complete time logs:
Time logs cannot be altered after the meeting –
– Two-hour steering committee meeting with one-hour optional follow-up
• Original time log and journals – are kept by Jeff / Pay at the end of January and June
• Goals Update: Set and type clear goals – with assessment criteria – Post samples on-line
Review: Meetings Schedule and TAP Agenda

Focus Topics:
Select Technology Topics / Tentative Dates:
- Collegial Circles Topics
o Smart Boards:
o Dreamweaver: December 1, 8, 15, 2010 from 4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
o Dreamweaver students sessions:
• January 5, 6, 9, 2012 from 9:30 a.m. – noon
• May 17, 18, 21, 2012 from 9:30 a.m. – noon
o Goggle Documents / Calendar:
o Photoshop:
o Video taping and editing (flip camera):
o Publisher:
- Action Team
o Illustrator / Learning Experience / Lesson Study
• Six two (2) hour sessions from 4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
o PowerPoint
o Epsilon: e-portfolio
o Word
o Excel
o Access
o Prezi

The following Action Teams have been suggested as possible options for this year:
• Action Teams Review / Schedule
Data Strategies (Paid)
• Equity / GESA
• Classroom Management
• Assessment
• Literature Circle
Standards Based Instruction (Paid)
• Teaching to the Standards (EDU 327) – study guides / assistance / learning experiences
• Lesson Study
• Web Based learning experiences
• Learning Units
• Web Site Review
• Peer Review Video
• Community Outreach
• Technology: Advanced Sessions: Dreamweaver, Publisher, Photoshop, Excel, Illustrator
• Collegial Circles (in-kind)
• Equity
• Technology: Introduction Sessions
• Classroom Management
• Book Club / Study Group
• Professional Development opportunities can be requested to assist committee members in meeting approved goals.

Requests to schedule consultations and/or peer review can be made directly to Jeff Arnold (the project director). Possible requests may include:
Consultations / Incubator reviews
Fish Bowl Review
Project Review
Regional Reviews (Science)
State Reviews (Science)

T/LQP Professional Development Program
Teacher Advisory Panel (TAP) – Agenda: 10/4/2011
Wick – Board Room

4:30 – 4:45 Registration /Sign-in (Update TAP participant list / Google Doc)
4:45 – 5:00 Welcome and Updates / Thank you to our Steering Committee
• TAP meetings are scheduled from 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
• Approve a TAP meeting Tentative Schedule:
TAP Meeting: October 4, 2011: Wick – Board Room
TAP Meeting: November 16, 2011: TBA
TAP Meeting: January 12, 2012: TBA
TAP Meeting: March 13, 2011: TBA
TAP Meeting: May 21, 2011: TBA
5:00 – 5:45 Welcome and Updates
• GESA updates from August / Equity committee September 20, 2011
• Classroom Management / September 26, 2011
• Project web site initiative – Review and Revise

http://www.daemen.edu/academics/centersinitiatives/TeacherLeadershipQualityPartnership/Pages/default.aspx

• Final Report (10-11) due October 31, 2011
• New Project (11-12) Reapplication pending at a proposed 15% decrease in funding
• Goals / Action plan / Needs Assessment – Submitted electronically
• Develop TLQP handbook – Thank you Connie
Follow-up at a Planning Steering Committee
• Teaching to the Standards Class (327/518)
• Mini-Grant Update – Six teachers
• Equipment / Books / Resources / Class Visits
- On-line Sign Out / In protocol
• The Accreditation process (TEAC / RATE) / our role
• Action Teams Review /Schedule (Paid upon completion of work product)
• Data Strategies (Connie)
• Equity / GESA (Catherine) – Teacher Beliefs –possible article
• Classroom Management (Ask Dennis) Book :123 Magic
(Functional Behavior Plan/ Intervention Plan / Single Subject Research)
• Literature Circle; Productive Group Work- Frey, Fisher, Everlove (Pam)
• Sorting
• Technology: Advanced (multiple session mini-courses)
John Arnold: Lesson Study
Adobe Illustrator – Six (6) two hour sessions (4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
• Sunshine (1 hour / person)- (Marian)
• Collegial Circles (In-kind – not paid – no work product is required)
• Equity
• Classroom Management (Ask Dennis)
• Book Club / Study Group
• Technology: Basic Level (single monthly sessions)
Cathy Zawodzinski and John Zaepfel; Technology support – please make request on back of evaluation form
SmartBoards/ Video Taping/ Virtual field trips/ PowerPoint/
Epsilon: e-portfolio,Word, Excel, Access, Prezi
(Addressed: On-line posting and graphic design)
• Professional Development opportunities
• Co-sponsor with Parent Network (November 3, 2011 at the Hearthstone Manor)
• STANYS 116th Annual Conference (November 6 – 9, 2011 in Rochester)
- Registration Forms / Workshop offerings
- Presentation plan / assistance
o Call for co-presenters
• Buffalo Museum of Science
• Review program schedule

5:45 – 6:30 Dr. Rod Doran – Science Articles
An Invitation for discussion and explore possibilities*
A Collection for Kindergarten through Grade 5
List of Materials for Measuring in Science
Measuring in Science — An Activity for Third Graders
• Data collection Sheet
Grade 5 Grandpa Science Activity
Follow-up
Writing Articles / support
Leaning experience Development
Learning progression
Support / Incentives

6:30 – 6:45 Set Agenda for our next meeting

6:45 – 7:00 Evaluation / Feedback

Reading Circle Resources: TBA

A $35 supplies credit will be recorded for each TAP member attending the meeting. Only teachers/administrators currently teaching in a Buffalo School are eligible to redeem the credits. After June, to redeem up to $70 in outstanding credits you must attend our summer project and complete the Goal/Action plan/ Needs Assessment package. The terms and conditions of supplies credit are subject to change after review by our steering committee.

Support for the development and production of this material was provided by a grant under the New York State Higher Education Teacher / Leadership Quality Partnership program administered by the New York State Education Department.

• Extend our protocol
• Write an Article
• Infuse a literature connection
• Use materials in class
• Classroom help and support to implement in classroom
• Collect student work
• Write as learning experience
• Explore on-line versions of tasks
• Research differences between on-line and hands-on tasks
• Design template for a learning progression
• Develop single task – pre/post assessments / LEs
• Infuse ELA Common Core (Science)– Anticipating a shift in Science Standards (skills based)

• A Tentative Schedule of our Upcoming Events
*Steering Committee
Meeting: September 28, 2011: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
*TAP Meeting: October 4, 2011: Wick- Board Room
4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Literature Circle: October 18, 2011: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Planning Steering Committee: October 19, 2011: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Classroom Management: October 24, 2011: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
*Steering Committee Meeting: November 2, 2011: TBA
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Equity: November 15, 2011: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room (T)
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
TAP Meeting: November 16, 2011: TBA
4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Classroom Management: November 28, 2011: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room (T)
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Sorting Action Team Meeting: December 29, 2011: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Steering Committee Meeting: January 3, 2012: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room (T)
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
TAP Meeting: January 12, 2011: TBA
4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Steering Committee Meeting: February 29, 2012: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
TAP Meeting: March 13, 2012: TBA
4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Steering Committee Meeting: May 16, 2012: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
TAP Meeting: May 21, 2011: TBA
4:30 PM – 7:00 PM

New Planning Steering Committee (4:30 PM – 6:30 PM) Dates:
October __, 2011:
November __, 2011: Location: TRC – Board Room: Resource Allocation
December __, 2011: Location: TRC – Board Room: Review Action Plan / Product / Schedules
January __, 2012: Location: TRC: – Board Room Summer Program Update
June __, 2012: Committee Chairs provide updates on progress

Technology Collegial Circles:
Google Documents: October 26, 2011: TBA
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Dreamweaver: December 1, 8, 15, 2010 from 4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Dreamweaver students sessions:
January 5, 6, 9, 2012 from 9:30 a.m. – noon
May 17, 18, 21, 2012 from 9:30 a.m. – noon

Summer Programs – Location TBA
Science Assessment Workshop: June 25 – 29, 2012
Learning Community: July 9-13 and July 16-20, 2012
Optional workweek: July 23 – July 27, 2012
Cooperating Teacher / New Teacher Institute: July 23 – July 27, 2012

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Steering / TAP Meeting January 2011

Thursday, January 20th, 2011

T/LQP Professional Development Program
Steering Committee meeting – Agenda: 1/5/2011
Reynolds Center Board Room / Time: 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Optional Follow-up: 6:30 – 7:30 pm

In Attendance: Jeff Arnold, Delores Anderson, Melanie Koch, Connie Kudrna, Marian Munoz, Catherine Sedota, Dennis Scheitinger, Jennifer Twist

Greetings: Welcome
Old Business: Review meetings minutes from last meeting / Review updated master schedule
Time Log / Goals
• Complete time logs:
Time logs cannot be altered after the meeting
– Two-hour steering committee meeting with one-hour optional follow-up
• Original time log and journals – are kept by Jeff / Pay at the end of January and June
• Goals Update: Set and type clear goals – with assessment criteria – Post samples on-line
TAP / Steering Committee dates (4:30 PM – 6:30 PM)
Steering Committee Meeting: January 5, 2011: TRC Board Room
Steering Committee Meeting: March 2, 2011: TRC Board Room
Steering Committee Meeting: May 17, 2011: TRC Board Room

Planning Steering Committee (4:30 PM – 6:30 PM) Dates:
January 25, 2010: Location: TRC: – Board Room Summer Program Update

Review: TAP Meetings Schedule and TAP Agenda for next meeting

Set priorities for planning Steering Committee meeting (January 25, 2011)
Review Goals
Committee Reports
Select committee chairs
Project protocols / procedures – TLQP Handbook
Program Flyers for summer program

Requests to schedule consultations and/or a peer review can be made directly to Jeff Arnold. Possible requests may include:
Consultations / Incubator reviews
Fish Bowl Review
Project Review
Regional Reviews (Science) – SERG / STANYS
State Reviews (Science) – STANYS
Selected Action Team Update:
Standards Class Update
- Thank you –
- Updates – Scoring tools
- Plan for next semester
- Tuesday / Thursday Class – Class 5 – Live Review – Thursday 2/24, Tuesday 3/1
o Peer Review Classes
o Classes 7, 8, and 9
ß Thursday: 3/10, 3/24, 3/31 – Room DS 224
ß Tuesday: 3/22, 3/29, 4/5 – Room DS 221

T/LQP Professional Development Program
Teacher Advisory Panel (TAP) – Agenda: 1/20/2011
Thomas Reynolds Center

4:30 – 4:45 Registration /Sign-in (Update TAP Mailing list)
4:45 – 5:00 Welcome and Updates / Thank you to our Steering Committee
• TAP meetings are scheduled from 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
• TAP meeting schedule:
TAP Meeting: January 20, 2011: TRC Board Room
TAP Meeting: March 15, 2011: TRC Board Room
TAP Meeting: May 24, 2011: TRC Board Room
5:00 – 5:30 Welcome and Updates
- Our 2009-10 final report has been accepted / final payment issued (1/4/11)
- Thank you to Cathy Zawodzinski for automating our work log
- Goals, action plan and needs assessment need to be submitted electronically
o Goals can be modified and updated through out the year
ß Goals are required for
• summer project
• payment for action team work
• supply credit
- supply credit requests needs to be linked to a project goal
- URL for Project web site:

http://www.daemen.edu/academics/centersinitiatives/TeacherLeadershipQualityPartnership/Pages/default.aspx

• Teaching to the Standards Class (327/518)
• Mini-Grant Update
Course Registration material
Equipment
Stipend ($500)
- Agree to post learning experience on-line
• Equipment / Books Sign Out / Resources – Update
• Class Visits
Campus West (12/6, 12/23)
- Class visit / Rules (expectation) poster
BEST (12/14, 12/23)
- Program overview
Gow School (12/10, 1/3)
- Peer Review Overview
West Hertel (Dennis)
BPS 54 (Pending)
• The Accreditation process (TEAC / RATE) / our role
• Selected Action Teams Review /Schedule (Paid)
• Data Strategies (De;ores)
• Equity / GESA
• Classroom Management (Ask Dennis)
(Functional Behavior Plan/ Intervention Plan / Single Subject Research)
• Literature Circle (Catherine/ Melanie)
• Technology: Advanced (multiple session mini-courses)-Marian
• Sunshine (1 hour / person) – Marian
• Sorting – Connie / Catherine/ Melanie)
• Collegial Circles (In-kind)
• Equity
• Technology: Basic Level (single monthly sessions)
• Classroom Management (Ask Dennis)
• Literature Circle
• Book Club / Study Group

Technology support – John Zaepfel: e-mail: jzaepfel@daemen.edu and office phone: 839-8312
John has agreed to assist us in updating our web site – Target release summer 2011
New Learning Experience are posted on our web site!
• Professional Development opportunities
• Buffalo Museum of Science
• Future City Competition (January 22 – Mount St Mary Academy, 3756 Delaware Ave, Kenmore)
• STANYS Western Section Mini-Conference – March 24 – Location TBA
• STANYS 116th Annual Conference (November 2011 in Rochester)
- Proposals to present at conference – due by end of April

5:30 – 6:30 Peer Review: Singapore Math: A Strategy for Solving Word Problems
Presenter: Nicole Getman
Facilitator: Connie Kudrna Recorder: Catherine Sedota
Presentation: 10 minutes
Quiet Time: 10 minutes
Feedback: 10 minutes
Response: 10 minutes
Open Conversation: 15 minutes
Reflection: 2 minutes
Summary: 3 minutes
Criteria for Reporting
1) Relation to the standards
2) Intellectual Challenge
3) Assessment Plan
4) Engagement
5) Adaptability
6) Technology Integration
7) PowerPoint Presentation (new)

6:30 – 6:45 Set Agenda for our next meeting

6:45 – 7:00 Evaluation / Feedback

A $35 supplies credit will be recorded for each TAP member attending the meeting. Only teachers/administrators currently teaching in a Buffalo School are eligible to redeem the credits. After June, to redeem up to $70 in outstanding credits you must attend our summer project and complete the Goal/Action plan/ Needs Assessment package. The terms and conditions of supplies credit are subject to change after review by our steering committee.

Support for the development and production of this material was provided by a grant under the New York State Higher Education Teacher / Leadership Quality Partnership program administered by the New York State Education Department.

Daemen College TLQP Project
Tentative Mater Schedule of Upcoming Events
*Steering Committee Meeting: September 28, 2010: Resource and Information Commons (Room 101)
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Classroom Management: October 5, 2010: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
*TAP Meeting: October 6, 2010: Resource and Information Commons (Room 101)
4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Planning Steering Committee: October 12, 2010: Location: TRC – Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Literature Circle: October 19, 2010: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
*Steering Committee Meeting: November 3, 2010: Resource and Information Commons (Room 101)
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Literature Circle: November 9, 2010: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM Topic: Motivation Breakthrough – Chapter 3 (Dr. Paul Young)
TAP Meeting: November 16, 2010: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Planning Steering Committee: November 23, 2010: Location: TRC – Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Classroom Management: November 30, 2010: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Literature Circle: December 7, 2010: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM Topic: Motivation Breakthrough – Chapters 11 & 12 (Delores Anderson)
Planning Steering Committee: December 15, 2010: Location: TRC – Board Room: Review
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Sorting Action Team Meeting: December 29, 2010: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Steering Committee Meeting: January 5, 2011: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Literature Circle: January 6, 2011: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM Topic: Motivation Breakthrough – Chapters 13 & 14 (Melanie and Catherine)
Classroom Management: January 19, 2011: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
TAP Meeting: January 20, 2011: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Planning Steering Committee: January 25, 2010: Location: TRC: – Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Literature Circle: February 28, 2011: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM Topic: Motivation Breakthrough – Chapters 6-8 (Jennifer and Pam)
Steering Committee Meeting: March 2, 2011: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
TAP Meeting: March 15, 2011: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Literature Circle: March 21, 2011: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM Topic: Motivation Breakthrough – Chapters 5 (Dennis)
Classroom Management: March 30, 2011: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Literature Circle: April 11, 2011: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM Topic: Motivation Breakthrough – Chapter 16 (Jeff) / Chapter 2 (Marian)
Steering Committee Meeting: May 17, 2011: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
TAP Meeting: May 24, 2011: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Classroom Management: June 1, 2011: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Literature Circle: June TBA: Thomas Reynolds Center Board Room
4:30 PM – 6:30 PM Topic: Motivation Breakthrough – Chapter 4 (Jen T) / Chapter 9 (Connie)

Tentative Collegial Circles Topics and dates
Smart Boards: November 19, 2010 from 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. (Confirmed: Reynolds Center)
Dreamweaver: December 2, 13, 16, 2010 from 4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (Confirmed: Reynolds Center)
Dreamweaver student sessions:
January 6, 7, 10, 2011 from 9:30 a.m. – noon (Confirmed: Reynolds Center)
May 18, 19, 23, 2011 from 9:30 a.m. – noon (Confirmed: Reynolds Center)
Goggle Documents: February 16, 2011 from 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Photoshop: March 23, 2011 from 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Flip camera and video editing software: April 6, 2011 from 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Publisher: May 19, 2011 from 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
- Action Team
Illustrator / Learning Experience / Lesson Study
Six two (2) hour sessions from 4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
January 4, 11, 18, 2011 (Tuesdays)
January 24, 31, February 7, 2011 (Monday)

• Proposed dates for summer program
Summer Programs – Location TBA
Chapter 10 of Motivation Break Through
Science Assessment Workshop: June 27- July 1, 2011
Learning Community: July 11-15 and July 18-22, 2011
Optional workweek: July 25 – July 29, 2011
Cooperating Teacher / New Teacher Institute: July 25 – July 29, 2011
August Opportunities – TBD
- Steering Committee

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TAP meeting Agenda 1/14/10-Steering Committee Minutes 1/7/10

Tuesday, January 12th, 2010

T/LQP Professional Development Program
Steering Committee meeting – Agenda: 1/7/2010
Thomas Reynolds Center – Board Room / Time: 4:30 pm- 6:30 pm

In Attendance: Delores Anderson, Jeff Arnold, Rod Doran, Melanie Koch, Connie Kudrna, Carol Mullen, Catherine Sodota, Dennis Scheitinger, Jennifer Twist

Greetings: Welcome
Old Business: Approved minutes from last steering committee meeting (on Blog)
• RATE /Benchmarking updates –Daemen will be seeking National Accreditation
• Original time log and journals – are kept by Jeff / Pay at the end of January and June
Time Log / Goals
• Complete time logs (check over)
• Goals Update: Set and type clear goals —with assessment criteria – Post samples on-line
- Sample: Assist in the design/instruction of EDU 327
- Goals update- Goals are required to register for summer project
Tentative Steering Committee dates (meeting times 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm)
- March 8, 2010 (Monday)
- May 13, 2010 (Thursday)
Review: Meetings Schedule and TAP Agenda (Go to TAP Agenda – attached)
- Review dates and objectives (TAP see agenda)
Committee Reports: Propose Dates / Chairs / Format
Format- Chair – Mission Budget / Recourses / Product / Schedule
• Action Teams Review /Schedule
Data Strategies (Paid)
• Data & Instruction –summer workshop
• Equity / GESA >>>
• Classroom Management
• Assessment
• Literature Circle – (2/4/2010 and 3/3/2010) – Progress update
Standards Based Instruction (Paid)
•Teaching to the Standards (EDU 327) – set dates /times
• Lesson Study – Set tentative dates
• Web Based LE’s- Develop a new course—Web based Learning Experiences:
1/16/2010
• Learning Units – 2/15/10
• Web Site Review -
• Peer Review Video
• Community Outreach – Chair: Catherine Sedota
• Collegial Circles (in-kind)
• Equity >>>
• Technology- see TAP agenda for dates and topics
• Classroom Management (PBS 2/19/2010, 3/16/10 & 4/13/10 at Erie 1)
• Book Club / Study Group – Book Selected / other books available
• Professional Development opportunities sign-up – budget allocation
• Board Meeting
• Awards Dinner
• Future Opportunities
* Review TAP agenda based on Steering Committee meeting input – Confirm Changes

T/LQP Professional Development Program
Teacher Advisory Panel (TAP) – Agenda: 1/14/2010
Thomas Reynolds Center – Conference Room

4:30 – 4:45 Registration (Update TAP Mailing list)
4:45 – 5:15 Welcome and Updates
-Review TAP meeting schedule
Tentative Schedule
* January 14, 2010 (Thursday)
* March 18, 2010 (Thursday)
* May 20, 2010 (Thursday)
• New Project web site:

http://www.daemen.edu/academics/centersinitiatives/TeacherLeadershipQualityPartnership/Pages/default.aspx

• Updates / Web Based Learning Experiences /Bios
• Blog / Counter / Standards Project
• Research Proposal /Dissertation
• Funding Status – First payment
• Goals / Action plan / Needs Assessment
• Supplies credit update
• Teaching to the Standards Class (327/518)
• Mini-Grant Update
• Equipment / Books Sign Out / Resources
• Action Teams Updates (Tentative)
• Classroom Management – Dennis
∑ BEST:Breakfast – January 21, 2010 at 9:00 am
∑ Classroom Observations
- Delores Anderson: 1/7 10:30 –11:30 Campus West
∑ • The Accreditation process / our role
• Literature Circle (2/4/2010 and 3/3/2010) – 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
• Teaching to the Standards (EDU 327)
• Mini-Grant Update
• In Class Peer Review
• Lesson Study / Additional Peer Reviews
• Web Based LE’s – (January 16, 2010 – Saturday 9:30 am– 3:00 pm)
• Learning Units – Sorting (2/15/2010 – Presidents’ Day 9:30-3:00
• Community Outreach
• Collegial Circles (in-kind)
• Technology – Updates—
Bloging /Ninging (1/12) – B207
Dreamweaver (2/9) – Consulting Lab
MS Office (2/10) – Reynold’s Center -Added
Dreamweaver (3/16) – (Reschedule topic) – B207 (Time: 4-6)
Photoshop (4/6) – (Reschedule topic) – B207 (Time: 4-6)
Other – (5/18) – Illustrator?

January 16, 2010 from 9:30 am – 3:00 pm – Dreamweaver
Posting Learning Experiences with Jane Ross

• Classroom Management (Update with 54 at 78)
• Book Club / Study Group•
Professional Development opportunities
- GESA Course – SUNY Oswego (Awareness)
- SOS – Date TBA (Awareness)
- STANYS March Event – Date TBA (Awareness)
- SEDay – March 10, 2010 @ SUNY UB at Amherst Campus – 9:00 am
- Future City Competition: Saturday January 23, 2010 at Mount St. Mary Academy 3756 Delaware Ave., Kenmore from 8am-4:00pm. For more information: www.futurecity.org. Please contact Karen Armstrong phone: (716) 691-9200 ext. 224) if you can help out this year as a judge.

STANYS Membership:
Included with conference Registration
Delores Anderson
Melanie Koch
Catherine Sedota

New Members – Completed Application Form – Action Taken
Ann Marie Baker
Pamela Hays
Shirley Mackinnon
Marian Munoz
Connie Kudrna

- Room Request for summer project has been made–

• Proposed dates and format for summer program
Assessment Workshop (June 28-July 2) –Tentative
Learning Community TLQP Stand (July 5-9, 12-16)
Cooperating Teacher /New Teacher Stand (July 19-23)

5:15 – 6:30 Peer Review: What Comes Next? By Shirley MacKinnon

6:30 – 6:45 Set Agenda for our next meeting

6:45 – 7:00 Evaluation / Feedback

Reading Circle Resources: The Motivation Breakthrough; 6 Secrets to Turning
On the Tuned-Out Child – Richard Lavoie

A $35 supplies credit will be recorded for each TAP member attending the meeting. Only teachers/administrators currently teaching in a Buffalo School are eligible to redeem the credits. To redeem credits you must attend our summer project and complete the Goal/Action plan/ Needs Assessment package. The terms and conditions of supplies credit are subject to change
after review by our steering committee.

Support for the development and production of this material was provided by a grant under the New York State Higher
Education Teacher / Leadership Quality Partnership program administered by the New York State Education Department

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