This summer Leopold partnered with the Fitchburg Library to host summer programming and events at Leopold Park, and a photo was featured in the City of Madison Parks calendar!
MMSD's e-news for district employees
The Advanced Learning (AL) Department has put together a series of useful Staff Training Modules. These videos are being provided to all staff with the expectations and hope that they help further a deeper understanding of Advanced Learning.
The International Literacy Association (ILA) Regie Routman Teacher Recognition Grant is a $2,500 annual award that honors an outstanding K-8 classroom teacher dedicated to improving and enriching the teaching and learning of purposeful reading and writing across the curriculum.
The Summer Reading and Makerspace at Lindbergh Elementary Library summer 2017 was a success with an average of 40 people attend each week to participate in a variety of activities.
MSCR Meadowood Neighborhood Center and the Meadowridge Library worked together to take a group of youth to see author Jason Reynolds speak at the UW Union South during the Wisconsin Book Festival.
Congratulations to Wright Middle School, whose team won first place in 2017 African-American History Challenge Bowl National Championship in New Orleans!
Here is a summary of the October Teacher Advisory Group Meeting.
Learn about the summer 2017 reading and MakerSpace at the Lindbergh Elementary Library.
Congratulations to the members of MMSD's Equity Fellows cohort! Equity Fellows represent a professional learning community charged with furthering the district’s vision for equity. Over the 2017-2018 school-year, Equity Fellows will expand their skill and capacity as facilitators of staff discussions and professional learning focused on a teaching for equity.
MSCR Community Learning Center (CLC) Site Director Rachel Deterding of Nuestro Mundo was recently awarded a 2017 Community Service Award from Wisconsin Music Educators Association for her work to create innovative arts programming at Lake View Elementary.