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The Curriculum & Instruction Department of Manor ISD is pleased to announce MPACT.  Through MPACT, learners will be inspired to impact our students, exchange ideas with other teacher leaders, administrators, and community partners; and learn ways to engage and motivate our diverse student population. This teaching and learning institute is appropriate for all of us because we are interested in "Impacting Student Achievement Through Engaged, Aligned Classrooms."  



We encourage you to arrive early for check in to get your swag bag and to start your day networking with your fellow MISD educators before the sessions begin . Click here to download a pdf version of the full progam for MPACT. It will provide you with tips on how to make the most of your day. Additionally, SCHED Planner is the tool you will use to build your personal itinerary for MPACT. Most sessions are designed for any audience and  sessions are faciliated by your peers and some guest speakers. If you are unsure how to register, watch this video.



Star the sessions that you would like to attend. Choose only ONE session per timeslot. It will be important that you bring your technology since we will not have paper copies available and any updates to sessions and session locations will be available on this site only. Remember to bookmark the mobile app or print your schedule before you come. Dress comfortably as there are some sessions that will be very interactive. Finally, check out all of our participating vendors and exhibitors. Stop by their tables to hear and/or see what they have to offer. You never know what types of goodies you will pick up at their tables or what you may win at the end of the day.  See you at MPACT! 



 

Wednesday, August 21 • 10:15am - 11:05am
E20 - Attacking the New Math TEKS! LIMITED

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Limited Capacity seats available

The new TEKS will affect all grade levels, Kindergarten through Pre-Calculus. At every grade level, current TEKS have been shifted down to lower grades and newly written TEKS were added. However, the incoming 6th graders (2013-14) feel the greatest impact of the changes with 55% of the standards being new to that grade level. MISDis taking measures to help support these learners through the transition and also prepare them for the required standards starting in 2014. 

In this hands- on session, we will unpack the new TEKS in an effort to impact student achievment.  Let's attack this together!

Speakers
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Kyle Kendrick

21st Century Math Coordinator, Manor Independent School District
Kyle Kendrick taught at Manor New Tech for six years and is now a Math Coordinator for the district. His educational background includes a BA in Mathematics and an MA in STEM Education from the University of Texas. He believes the key to success is a student-driven engaging class... Read More →
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Lisa Kutsch

Lisa Kutsch serves Manor ISD as the Advanced Academics Coordinator. She earned a Bachelors of Science in Mathematics from the University of Texas at Austin where she was also in the UTEACH teacher certification program. Lisa earned two Master of Education degrees in Curriculum and... Read More →


Wednesday August 21, 2013 10:15am - 11:05am
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