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BCIC October 2013

Here is the agenda (slides) for the OCM BOCES Curriculum and Instruction Council (BCIC) meeting, 8:30am, October 17, 2013, Henry Large Conference Room:

Welcome and Introductions


  • SED
  • Legislative
  • Instructional Technology and Design (ITD home page)
  • Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment (CIA)
  • Teacher Centers
    • Event update
    • New grant
  • Higher Education
  • Instructional Support News
  • CNY NYS ASCD home page
  • Home School Service will be in Services Guide and wincap for 2014-2015
  • Certification exam information
  • ISS social media: BOCES IS app announcement

Race To The Top

  • Standards
  • Core Research
    • Resources and support from NT, CI&A, and SLS
    • Regional plans (October 25th)
    • Follow-up plans
  • Data-Driven Instruction
    • PLCs follow-up
    • Turn Your RtI Upside-Down
    • Statewide DDI project
  • Professional Practice (including APPR)
    • Providing scores to parents -- has there been many requests?
    • Lead Evaluator Training: Year One is underway; ongoing training begins October 28th
  • Culture
    • Assessment & Systems Thinking
  • Long-term planning for RTTT (example plan)
  • NT Report (waiting)

Other Business

  • Enterprise America update
  • Regional Summer School report
  • CNY Regional Vision for New Tech and Project-Based Learning
  • Save the Date: PBLNY August 5-6-7
    • Yong Zhao
    • Sam Chaltain
    • Sam Seidel
    • Suzie Boss
    • Ron Berger
    • PBL 101
    • PBL Leadership
    • PBL Coaching


Future Meeting Planning

  • The next BCIC meeting is November 14, 2013, in the Rodax 8 Small Conference Room.





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