Phoebe Hearst Elementary School’s annual fundraiser, Jog-a-Thon for the Arts, was a tremendous success this year.
Students worked hard to secure donations and pledges for weeks – all the proceeds pay entirely for the art program at Phoebe, taught by artist Jane Hastings (known as “Ms. Jane”). The donation total was a school record — more than $50,000 was raised.
Charles A. Jones Career Programs help students to learn through doing, building and experiencing. Students apply what they learn in class to real life situations while working with professionals in different career fields.
These programs are open to adults 18 and over. The center offers programs in such fields as:
In order to access your individual work calendar, you will need your District Intranet Access ID and Password. If you do not have one, please contact your office manager or supervisor to provide you a copy of your work calendar.
Beginning teachers who participate in Induction experience enhanced professional growth and development, and become increasingly attached to teaching through a rich and thoughtful induction process. Each teacher gains a professional voice by working in close concert with experienced colleagues and trained support providers to chart their progress through the California Standards for the Teaching Profession.
From 1988 through 1992 the California Department of Education and Commission on Teacher Credentialing sponsored the California New Teacher Project (CNTP), a pilot study examining alternative strategies for supporting and assessing new teachers. Based on the positive outcomes and findings of the CNTP, the Legislature and the Governor enacted SB1422 in 1992, establishing an Induction Program. Induction’s purpose is to implement cost-effective models for new teacher development in order to “transform academic preparation into practical success in the classroom, [and] to retain greater numbers of capable beginning teachers….(Ed. Code Section 44279.2(a)).”
Purpose – To create and deliver beginning teacher-centered quality services.