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New York Metro roundtables

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GIBSMetroArea RoundtableSchedule2017.pdf

western, new york

All roundtables are from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. unless otherwise stated.

Roundtable subject Venue – date Facilitator(s)
Biology Wayne – Friday, December 15th Jeff Ugine
Business Management Churchville-Chili – Friday, December 15th Kelley Fahy
CAS Kenmore West – Tuesday, October 3rd Phil Jarosz
Chemistry Corning – Thursday, December 7th Sue Seip & Bonnie Grinnell
Coordination City Honors – Wednesday, November 8th Elissa Banas
Dance Venue & Date – TBD TBD
Economics Kenmore East – TBD Alexander Perry
English Lit & English Lang & Lit combo roundtable Canandaigua Operations Center (5500 Airport Rd) – Wednesday, January 10th, 2018 Keith Pedzich with guest lecturers from FLCC, professors Trista Merrill and Derrick Gentry
Environmental Systems & Societies Kenmore West – Tuesday, October 3rd James DeLair
Extended Essay East Irondequoit – Wednesday, December 6th Brian Smith
Film Palmyra-Macedon – Tuesday, November 14th Rebecca DeSol
History Wayne – Friday, October 13th Jay Marino
I.T.G.S. Online meeting – TBD Mike Simons
Librarians Kenmore East/West – TBD Amy Young
LOTE – Language B East Irondequoit – Friday, March 16th (2018) Candace Black
Math SL & Math Studies SL Wayne – Friday, December 8th Melissa Arber, Jennifer Clausen, Mike Yancey, Lisa Twitchell
Music Vestal – TBD Austin Kiley
MYP Coordination Palmyra-Macedon – Monday, November 6th Pam Wagner
Physics Kenmore West – TBD Chelsea Grosskopf
Preparing for your school’s 5-year review/self-study Bloomfield – TBD Travis Geary / Laura Howse
Psychology Churchville-Chili – Friday, December 15th Mary Kay Maslanka
PYP Coordination iSquare (400 Bakers Park) – Wednesday, November 1st (12:30 – 3:00 p.m.) Andrea Geglia
TOK Palmyra-Macedon Middle School – Friday, January 12th (2018)  (Note – the facilitator will confirm the location as we get closer to the date.) Bill Bendschneider
Visual Arts Victor – TBD Jason Dorofy

Middle Years Programs (MYP) roundtables

New York MYP Sharing Sessions download the pdf here.
Registration form here


Roundtables are held at:
Josiah Quincy Upper School
152 Arlington Street
Boston, MA  

Friday, October 13th
MYP coordinators

Monday, November 13th
Two sessions

1. Working session on preparing for MYP evaluation (coordinators, administrators, and others who are working on their school's self-study and evaluation are welcome)

2. Welcome to the MYP!  Session aimed at teachers new to the MYP

Primary Years Programs (PYP) Roundtables

Please find the dates for the PYP virtual roundtables below. We will be hoping to take advantage of the Go To Meeting platform again. Each of these will be 45 mins and start at 2pm.

Thursday 28th September - Intro to the PYP

Thursday 26th October - GIBS Conference Time

Thursday 16th November - PYP Self Study 

Thursday 14th December - PYP Exhibition

Thursday 25th January - Concepts

Thursday 22nd February - Inquiry

Thursday 15th March - Assessment

Thursday 26th April - Student Agency

Thursday 24th May - TBD

GIBS Northeast
PO BOX 9457

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