Shout outs are emailed directly to the recipient(s) and are also posted on the MMSD Facebook page and school Facebook page. Click on any image below to see a larger version of it.

Thank you to all the Schenk staff that participated in the February DLI lab. It is a pleasure to work, learn, reflect and plan with you. Special shout out to Lauren Ott and Tracy Smith for letting us into their classrooms to observe their amazing teaching.
Rachel Illing, Sennett Middle School- I cannot think of a more kind and patient person! Plus, the depth of your "OT" knowledge is really impressive. We are blessed to have you as part of the Sennett family!
Andi Kent, Sennett Middle School- You are such an amazing person. I love working with you. I think it's inspirational, the way that you always give kids the benefit of the doubt and work to help them understand and get what they need to be successful. You do so much to make sure that kids are included and being supported in and out of the classroom.
SHOUT OUT to Kristina Whiting for your coordination and thoroughness.  And for fielding our many, many, many questions - with grace.
Shout out to SEA Erick Blue at Randall Elementary for helping our students each and every day. Your presence in our classroom is a gift to us all. Thank you for your kindness, soft heart, and ability to see what kids needs from the adults in their lives.
A HUGE thank you to Katie Salkowski at Sherman Middle School for beautifully organizing and facilitating our 2-week long, school-wide Olympics.  Katie - your love of this event is contagious and we thank you for making the past two weeks so wonderful for both staff and students! You are amazing!
Thank you to the O'Keeffe Community for engaging in a powerful day of learning. I especially want to thank Michael Bergemann, Emily Kintzer, and Pam Finger for sharing their practice. This is the true definition of collaborating to ensure our equity vision is actualized.A final thank you goes to Beth McClure, Instructional Coach at O'Keeffe - her tireless efforts are paying off and directly benefitting teachers, but most importantly, kids.
To the SEA staff at John Muir School - you are appreciated!!!  We  love Susan Kiernan, Brian Pasley, Pat Tondreault, Cindy Ballard, Susan  Sowinski, Jen Ruchti, Tai'Kiah Phillips, Tom Schorr, Kim Shoemaker-Mohoney and Lori McGowan!   You all are so caring, child centered and positive advocates for John Muir  students.  Hats off to all of you!
HUGE SHOUT OUT to Sarah Waddell ~ for leading all things Science at Whitehorse MS.  Your skills are very much appreciated!!!
Shout out to the 7th grade teacher team at Black Hawk! I appreciate your open-mindedness throughout the problem-solving process -- you're willing to try interventions to help our students and do a great job collecting data. Ya'll rock!