Mathematics Department - Grades 6–8 Professional Development Calendar

Key:

General Math PD

Open to all math teachers, including SPED math teachers.

Course Collaboration Days

These days are open to all math teachers who teach the particular course, including SPED math teachers, from all middle grades.

Problem-Solving Cycle

Open to teacher leaders for those schools using the Problem-Solving Cycle.

Schools involved with PSC: A.P. Giannini, Francisco, James Lick, Lawton, Marina, Presidio, Revere, Roosevelt, and Visitation Valley.

Complex Instruction

Open to all math teachers from schools involved in the Complex Instruction program, including SPED math teachers.

Schools involved with CI: Aptos, Alice Fong Yu, Bessie Carmichael, BVHM, Denman, Everett, Hoover, MLK, SF Community, Willie Brown

New Teacher Orientation

All teachers new to SFUSD. See Human Resources for more information. This will include a session for secondary math teachers.

2018–2019

Summer 2018

June

Topic

Participants

Location

Notes

June 7

CI Leadership Retreat

Complex Instruction Teacher facilitators and department chairs from CI schools

McLaren

10:00am–3:00pm

Extended Hours

June 11 & 12

Problem-Solving Cycle

Teacher Leader Summer Institute

Teacher Leaders from Problem-Solving Cycle Schools

20 Cook St

8:30am–3:30pm

Extended Hours

July–August

Topic

Participants

Location

Notes

July 30–Aug 3

CI Course, Cohort 10

Complex Instruction math teachers who have not yet taken the course from CI schools

TBD

8:30am–3:30pm

Extended Hours

Aug 6 & 7

New Teacher Orientation

All teachers new to SFUSD

Burton HS

Aug 9

Math acceleration course teacher training

Pilot teachers for the 18 - 19 6th grade course

MacLaren, room 10

8:30 - 3:30

Aug 16

MS Collaboration Day

All middle grade math teachers are invited. Science teachers should attend the central safety day instead.

MLK, Jr. MS

8:30am–3:30pm

Fall 2018

August

Topic

Participants

Location

Notes

Aug 28

CI Teacher Facilitator Meeting

Complex Instruction T-facs from CI schools

Mission HS

4:30pm–6:30pm

Extended Hours

September

Topic

Participants

Location

Notes

Sept  12

Problem-Solving Cycle

Teacher Leader Preparation 1-1

Teacher Leaders from Problem-Solving Cycle Schools

Leola Havard

8:30am–3:30pm

Release Day

Sept 19

Collaboration Day - 6th Grade

6th Grade math teachers from comprehensive MS

McLaren Auditorium

8:30am–3:30pm

Release Day

Sept 27

Collaboration Day - 7th Grade

7th Grade math teachers from comprehensive MS

iLab at Thurgood Marshall High School

8:30am–3:30pm

Release Day

Sept 25

CI Teacher Facilitator Meeting

Complex Instruction T-facs from CI schools

Mission HS

4:30pm–6:30pm

Extended Hours

October

Topic

Participants

Location

Notes

Oct 3

Collaboration Day - 8th Grade

8th Grade math teachers from comprehensive MS

Cabrillo MPR

8:30am–3:30pm

Release Day

Oct 10

CI Cohort 10 Follow Up Day #1

Complex Instruction Cohort 10 teachers who have completed the previous 5 days of this course.

Downtown HS

8:30am–3:30pm

Release Day

Oct 11

Collaboration Day - K–8 Day

All 6–8 math teachers from K–8 schools

Cabrillo MPR

8:30am–3:30pm

Release Day

Oct  24

Problem-Solving Cycle

Teacher Leader Preparation 1-2

Teacher Leaders from Problem-Solving Cycle Schools

Cabrillo MPR

8:30am–3:30pm

Release Day

Oct 30

CI Teacher Facilitator Meeting

Complex Instruction T-facs from CI schools

Mission HS

4:30pm–6:30pm

Extended Hours

November

Topic

Participants

Location

Notes

November 14

CI Video Club

Complex Instruction Teachers from CI schools are invited

O’Connell HS

4:30pm–6:30pm

Extended Hours

December

Topic

Participants

Location

Notes

Dec 4

Problem-Solving Cycle

Teacher Leader Preparation 1-3

Teacher Leaders from Problem-Solving Cycle Schools

20 Cook St. Auditorium

4:10pm–6:10pm

Extended Hours

Spring 2019

January

Topic

Participants

Location

Notes

Jan 16

Problem-Solving Cycle

Teacher Leader Preparation 2-1

Teacher Leaders from Problem-Solving Cycle Schools

McLaren Auditorium

8:30am–3:30pm

Release Day

Jan 17

CI Cohort 10 Follow Up Day #2

Complex Instruction Cohort 10 teachers who have completed the previous 6 days of this course.

Downtown HS

8:30am–3:30pm

Release Day

Jan 23

Collaboration Day - 7th Grade

7th Grade math teachers from comprehensive MS

Cabrillo MPR

8:30am–3:30pm

Release Day

Jan 29

CI Teacher Facilitator Meeting

Complex Instruction T-facs from CI schools

Mission HS

4:30pm–6:30pm

Extended Hours

Jan 31

Collaboration Day - 8th Grade

8th Grade math teachers from comprehensive MS

Cabrillo Bungalow 2

8:30am–3:30pm

Release Day

February

Topic

Participants

Location

Notes

Feb 13

Collaboration Day - 6th Grade

6th Grade math teachers from comprehensive MS

Leola Havard

8:30am–3:30pm

Release Day

Feb 21

Collaboration Day - K–8 Day

All 6–8 math teachers from K–8 schools

Cabrillo

MPR

8:30am–3:30pm

Release Day

Feb 26

Problem-Solving Cycle

Teacher Leader Preparation 2-2

Teacher Leaders from Problem-Solving Cycle Schools

Cabrillo

MPR

8:30am–3:30pm

Release Day

Feb 26

CI Teacher Facilitator Meeting

Complex Instruction T-facs from CI schools

Mission HS

4:30pm–6:30pm

Extended Hours

April

Topic

Participants

Location

Notes

April 9

Problem-Solving Cycle

Teacher Leader Preparation 2-3

Teacher Leaders from Problem-Solving Cycle Schools

Cabrillo MPR

4:00pm-6:00pm

Extended Hours

April 23

CI Teacher Facilitator Meeting

Complex Instruction T-facs from CI schools

Mission HS

4:30pm–6:30pm

Extended Hours