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TLC COORDINATOR
Our TLC Coordinator is Mr. Scott Stroud.  The duties of the TLC Coordinator are:
-Help oversee the implementation of TLC and collaborate with administration, Mentor Teachers, Model Teachers, and PLC Leaders
-Help with building professional development initiatives
-Help manage the TLC budget
-Help coordinate TLC trainings, purchase orders, and work logs
-Be the TLC publicist
-Help facilitate District Leadership Committee meetings

Mr. Stroud teaches the Junior High Band Class and the High School Band program.

MENTOR TEACHERS
The purpose of the mentor program is to provide support for both new teachers to the profession and new teachers to our district.
Our TLC Mentor Teachers are Mrs. Paige Malven and Mrs. Suzy Turner.  The duties of Mentor Teachers are:
-Orient new teachers to our district procedures, policies and Initial Teaching License requirements
-Meet on a regular and frequent basis with new teachers and teachers new to our district
-Provide coaching and instructional support for mentees
-Meet with the District Leadership Team to coordinate leadership efforts to improve instruction
-Attend appropriate trainings

Mrs. Malven teaches Junior High and High School Math
Mrs. Turner teaches High School Social Studies/Junior High and High School TAG

MODEL TEACHERS

Model Teachers will lead the way in implementing initiatives by designing exemplar lessons and units, inviting teachers to observe their instruction, and share professional resources.
Our TLC Model Teachers are Ms. Kelli Anderson, Mrs. Kristi Hannemann, Mr. Ben Kalainoff, and Mrs. Sarah Sudol.  The duties of Model Teachers are:

-Learn and share new teaching strategies
-Present professional development over new teaching strategies
-Be available for teachers to visit their classroom to view new teaching strategies (videos will be available for teachers to view as well).  Model Teachers will help teachers reflect on the new teaching strategies.
-Model Teachers will visit classrooms to see all teachers using the new teaching strategies.
-Meet with the District Leadership Team to coordinate leadership efforts to improve instruction
-Attend appropriate trainings

Ms. Anderson teaches Junior High English
Mr. Kalainoff teaches High School Science and Project Lead The Way
Mrs. Hannemann teaches 1st Grade
Mrs. Sudol teaches 1st Grade


PLC (Professional Learning Communities) LEADERS
PLC Leaders will guide PLC teams in studying student achievement data and instructional strategies, support teachers by engaging in peer observations, and collaborate on the planning and facilitation of professional development. Our TLC PLC Leaders are Mrs. Stephanie Bochmann, Mrs. Amy Chester, Mrs. Chaya Feldman, Mrs. Jennifer Kalainoff, Ms. Kelli Kuker, and Mrs. Crystal Moore.  The duties of PLC Leaders are:
-Facilitate professional learning communities
-Collaborate with model and mentor teachers
-Analyze district data to ensure efforts support student achievement
-Maintain required professional learning community logs
-Lead evaluation of professional learning to ensure effectiveness
-Meet with the District Leadership Team to coordinate leadership efforts to improve instruction
-Attend appropriate trainings


ADMINISTRATION
Randy Strabala, Superintendent
Scott Striegel, 7-12 Principal
Michelle Arneson, K-6 Principal