TABLE OF PROJECTS AND ACTIONS
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RONDOUT people involved
ULSTER people involved
Name of Project
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Presenting
in RVMS
Lecture Center
Hands on
Description / Action items







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Christine Berg,
Middle School and High School
Abdou Gaye
French Connections
10 mins
need tech?
French/English

Common Literature or Topic overlap
Asynchronous or Synchronous opportunity for students to talk to other students during or between classes. …Voicethread
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Lisa Bullock,
Teacher, Elementary Level
Andrea Meyer – Children’s Center
Sharing Children’s Literature
Learn about the process
15 minutes
show movie clip

Marguerite potential tools: Audacity, flip videos, digital camers
people interested in doing something similiar
3rd graders making a DVD of favorite stories the Children’s Center love

Ask Lisa and Andrea if they would be interested to Include
RV Theatre: Joe Reader
Ulster Theatre: Laura Love Kroll JG TO ASK
Oral Interp: Mary TarzaJG TO ASK
Ed: Marilyn McHugh JG TO ASK

ACTION: Dean Ganio to ask Ulster faculty to get involved
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Chris Mooney, RVHS
Kari Mack, Library
Library connections


1. Developing the RV website

2. Developing info literacy /research classes(Lib111) forCollegiate students
(connection to Global Literacy as well?)

3. Co-advertise events
Posting information to Ulster website and RV website
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Lori Sadow,
Maryanne Gates,
4th Grade, Elementary level
?
Science in Moodle


Set up experiments in LMS Moodle Science

ACTION:
Hope to follow up with Tara Hyland to
Teach faculty how to use Moodle for research

Dean Ganio/Hope to ask Karen Helgers to be involved since teaches Science Education teachers in training
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Tara Hyland,
Marguerite Wolf,
RVHS
Hope Windle
Instructional Design


Teacher outreach for Training (how-to’s) and pedagogic research(best practices
-research what works
-creating a library
-finding a posting place in common?
One similar approach
ACTION:
Meet in July by voicethread
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Michelle Donlon, RVHS
Richard Cattabiani,
Globalization 101


Incorporating Globalization 101 into various courses
ACTION:
Have Rebecca Smolar present Globalization 101 from the
SUNY Levin Institute
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Michelle Donlon, RVHS
Richard Cattabiani,
Dr. MounKhall
Dean Ganio
along with 8 RV profs who teach
Social Studies & Regents


Regents information regarding Social Studies

ACTION:
Professional Day at RVHS in SOCIAL STUDIES
For all Ulster county schools
Including: Kingston, Wallkill, Ellenville, etc.
With Globalization 101 with Rebecca Smolar
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Michelle Donlon, RVHS
John Ganio
Curriculum Connects High School > College


( All Subjects )

RV Curriculum Maps appropriately incorporate/reflect the needs/expectations of college.
Measured outcome – Rondout students NOT in remedial courses
Smooth transition for k12 through college

Ganio:
Assign to RV curriculum committees for particular subject areas…see calendar dates below
Donlon:
Meetings have been set up for the summer

Math k-8 : July 12-15
Math 8-11: July 26-29
Math 3-8: Aug 9-10

Writing in Social Studies: Aug 11
RICHARD To INVITE Dr. MounkHall

Writing in Science: Aug 12
Dennis Swauger to attend see below!
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Michelle Donlon, RVHS
Dennis Swauger, Prof of Chemistry
Science Lab Report Review


Consider having the high school lab reports corrected by college professors

Aug 12 meeting re: writing in lab reports
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Michelle Donlon, RVHS
John Ganio
Richard Cattabani
Global Literacy Course


Consider as College prep/college skillscourseas credit bearing
Offered to RV HS seniors & more importantlyjuniorsand Ulster students
Involve RV faculty in the development of Global Literacy Course
Include professor Debra Ricci, RV HS, AP European History Prof in development
Course to take place in the evenings
Approved Course to run for Spring 2011
Reviewed 9/2010
by curriculum committee
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Michelle Donlon, Tara Hyland, Marguerite Wolf
Dean Ganio, Hope Windle, William Sheldon, Wendy McCorry
Faculty Development Course


Developing as online/blended course for faculty
How to use education to get to another level ofconnection with students
Connect to
Teaching and Learning course and Institute

ACTION: DEAN GANIO TO SEND SYLLABUS TO MICHELLE DONLON
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James Sullivan
Dean Ganio to ask Kathleen Bruegging
Spanish Connection


Partner to promote a broader world perspective in Language classes
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James Sullivan
Dean Ganio to ask Kathleen Bruegging
Spanish Connection


Promote connections with schools in Spanish speaking countries particularly
through Skype and other "live" communication technologies. Voicethread?
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Michelle Donlon
Hope Windle
RV Book Study


Promote connection with RV through community based Book study group
: Brain based Teaching in the Digital Age
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Michelle Donlon
John Ganio
One Book, One College, One School District


Promote connection with community through campus wide and community Book study and presentations