Monday, December 14, 2015

Monday Announcements

Coming up this week:
Friday, December 18: The YAL Book Club will be discussing Boy 21 by Matthew Quick. Contact Dan Dooher for more information: ddooher@moorheadschools.org

Sunday, December 20: Grand Forks Book Club meets at 5pm. Contact Anderea Sherer for more information: andrealscherer[at]gmail[dot]com

Coming up later this month:
December 28th: Leadership Meeting. 10am-noon NDSU.

Coming up in January:
JANUARY 1ST: DEADLINE FOR SCHOLASTIC ART AND WRITING AWARDS SUBMISSIONS. Please make sure your promising artists and writers have uploaded their work PRIOR to Winter Break! They will have to create an account here: http://www.artandwriting.org/
upload their documents or photos of their art, print a a registration form, and mail it with their $5 fee (or fee waiver form) to Olivia Edwardson Dept 2320, PO Box 6050, Fargo, ND 58108-6050.
 
The RRVWP Professional Book Club in Grand Forks is gearing up for a winter book study. The selection for this winter is Teaching Literacy for Love and Wisdom: Being the Book and Being the Change by Jeffrey Wilhelm and Bruce Novak. (See http://www.amazon.com/Teaching-Literacy-Love-Wisdom-Language-ebook/dp/B00CDAY8TY/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1449675389&sr=8-1&keywords=Teaching+Literacy+for+Love+and+Wisdom%3A+Being+the+Book+and+Being+the+Change for more information about the book.) 

We will meet to discuss this book from 2:00-3:30 p.m. in Grand Forks, location TBD, on the following Sundays: Jan. 10, Jan. 24, Feb. 14, and March 6. 

If you are interested in participating in this book study, please contact Pam Fisher at <pam[dot]fisher[at]gfschools[dot]org> for a copy of the book. PRISM credit will be available, pending approval, for those on My Learning Plan.