SCP Learning Walks and Rubrics

SCP Learning Walks and Rubrics

October 12, 2018 As you may recall from a message that I shared with the community in September, a team of teachers and administrators developed these SCP Rubrics. They are an incredible resource. For the last few weeks, the administrators and I have started using...
Integration of Success Skills: Advancing our Strategic Coherence Plan

Integration of Success Skills: Advancing our Strategic Coherence Plan

September 18, 2018 As you know, our focus on integrating success skills (aka 21st century academic and social emotional skills: critical thinking, collaboration/communication, adaptability, perseverance and civic responsibility) into curriculum, instruction,...

Protecting Our Schools Legislation–Advocacy Campaign

June 4, 2018 Dear Brewster Community, The New York State Senate passed the Protecting Our Schools Legislation, which provides funding to Districts to pay for School Resource Officers, increase mental health services and enhance school safety. The New York State...

Superintendent’s Student Advisory: Civic Engagement in the Making

Today, I met with a cross section of Brewster High School students who serve on the newly formed Superintendent’s Student Advisory.  I asked them to respond to two questions: How would they describe to someone not familiar with Brewster what life is like as a...