Social Studies Improvement Plan

Preparation

Consult with District Curriculum Coordinator

08/01/2013 - 08/07/2013

Make PLC Implementation Plan

08/01/2013 - 08/16/2013

Includes schedule, protocols, feedback forms

Pre-Implementation

Schedule Changes

08/01/2013 - 08/09/2013

Staff Technology Training

08/26/2013 - 08/30/2013

Book Study (PLCs)

09/02/2013 - 10/11/2013

Implementation

Data Analysis/Short & Long Term Goal Development

08/19/2013 - 08/23/2013

Done during staff development at beginning of year. Will help to develop campus Problem of Practice plan.

Written Curriculum Analysis

09/02/2013 - 06/06/2014

The written curriculum anaysis is an ongoing process.

Initial Improvement Plan Development

09/09/2013 - 09/13/2013

Improvement Plan Re-visit

09/16/2013 - 06/06/2014

Adjust as needed throughout the year based on attainment of goals and targets.

Staff Development and Trainings

Staff Development Opportunities

09/09/2013 - 05/30/2014

Focused Walkthroughs, Campus Visits within district, District and Region staff development classes, campus specific training as needed

TCSS Conference

10/25/2013 - 10/27/2013

Two teachers minimum.

NCSS Annual Conference

11/22/2013 - 11/24/2013

Department heads and one other teacher will attend (minimum).

Progress Assessment

Formative and Summative Assessments

08/26/2013 - 06/06/2014

Ongoing throughout the year.

End of Course Assessment

06/02/2014

Collaboration

Administrative Collaboration

08/01/2013 - 06/27/2014

Meet with intra-district Principals, inter-district Principals, Secondary Education Director, Curriculum Coordinator, and Technology Director

Implications

Plan for Next Year

04/21/2014 - 08/01/2014

Use data and projections to begin making adjustments to next year's plan.