You Make the Difference Award
See the latest You Make the Difference winners here.
Nominate one of your coworkers for the “You Make the Difference” Award and both of you could received a gift certificate to an area store or restaurant! Three ways to nominate your coworker:
Submit your nomination online (Note: you will need to sign in with your SAU 33 account to access the form.)
Print out the form and sent to Jennifer Heywood at the SAU
Email firstname.lastname@example.org with the word “Nomination” in the subject line
Students Helping Students – IHGMS Fundraiser Success!
The students in the connections room recently completed a huge fundraiser for the Children’s Chamber Foundation, as part of the Student Helping Students Campaign. The connections room students worked together alongside their peers, creating mittens and hats and then selling these items in the classrooms each morning. They were able to raise a total of $410.40 total. Kudos to them !
NH DOE Educator Renewal Online
From the DOE: Educators who are employed by NH school districts and are due to renew their certificates by June 30, 2017 are encouraged to renew on-line after being recommended by the SAU. Online renewal has a shorter turnaround time, saves paper, eliminates checks, and is more efficient. Reminder: there is a $50 late fee for employed educators who submit their renewals after June 30th.
If your name has changed since your last certificate, please select the Name/Address Change –writeable form available on our Credentialing Forms page www.education.nh.gov/certification/cred_forms.htm Complete and email this form to email@example.com with “name change” in the subject line to receive support as quickly as possible. Hard copy of the form may also be mailed or faxed using the contact information on the form.
Spot the International Space Station
From Rice University: If you haven’t seen an ISS overflight, It can be beautiful. We had one recently in Houston that went almost directly overhead.
SERESC Professional Development – Book Creator for the iPad
Tuesday, March 21, SERESC is offering a workshop to learn how to use this bookmaking app with their students to create and share their own original books. For more information, visit https://www.smore.com/r0cxd
NHSTE Computing in the Cloud Across the Curriculum
NH Society for Technology in Education is offering a workshop at SERESC in Bedford on April 7th. “Learn about the variety of devices used to “compute in the cloud” including tablets, iPads, Chromebooks, and laptops. In addition, learn about the new features in the Chrome browser and Window 10 that support the integration of cloud-based digital content.” Visit http://nhste.org/event-2032307 for more information.
March 17 SchoolCare Biometric Screening
The Biometric Screening being held on the morning of March 17 at RHS had filled up, but due to increased interest, SchoolCare added 20 additional openings. This screening is open to all SchoolCare members and registration is open now. Register by going to your Good For You! accounts under the “Events” icon on the top right. Appointments are 15 minutes long and you can earn a $100.00 cash incentive for obtaining your biometrics. See the flyer below.