Instructional Support Team - Curriculum and instruction - North Branch Area Public Schools

Curriculum and Instructional Support Team

 
Carolyn Slater
District Staff Development Coordinator
651.674.1104
cslater.isd138.org

 

The Curriculum Coordinators work along-side our building Curriculum Leaders in our curriculum continuous improvement process. The primary goal of NBAPS's curriculum improvement process is to develop a guaranteed and viable curriculum for all students across all sites.  A guaranteed and viable curriculum is one in which the agreed upon essential content and skills are covered within adequate instructional time.
 
Instructional Coaches
Dede Besch
​Instructional Coach
Sunrise River Elementary
651.674.1192
Michelle Trunk
Instructional Coach
NBAMS
651.674.1314
Mindy Lattimore
​Instructional Coach
NBAHS
​651.674.1644

The Instructional Strategy Coaches work with teachers through the instructional coaching cycle. Through effective collaboration and partnership the coach and the teacher focus on specific data proven instructional strategies to improve the instructional practices of the teacher resulting in increased student achievement.
 
Media and Technology Integrationist
Laurie Bednarczyk
Media & Technology
Sunrise River Elementary
651.674.1177
Rachelle Weinand
Media & Technology 
NBAMS
651.674.1326
Sherri Keller
Media & Technology
NBAHS
651.674.1526
The Media and Technology Integrationist are responsible for each buildings print and digital circulations, collaborating with teachers on best practice research skills as well as coaching staff of the importance of infusing 21st century skills into their lessons to increase engagement, motivation and student achievement.