School will not be in session Wednesday, January 2 in the Monett R-1 School District to allow teachers to participate in a professional development/work day.
At Monett Elementary, faculty will work on teambuilding, planning, writing and celebration reflection, as well as building grade-level teams.
At Central Park Elementary, teachers will complete the book study, "The Leader in Me." The second semester book study, "The Highly Engaged Classroom; review Positive Behavior," will begin. Faculty will also focus on support expectations, collaboration and instructional plans for second semester.
At Monett Intermediate, effective feedback and content level collaboration is the main focus, along with classroom work time.
At Monett Middle School, teachers will engage in collaborative activities in preparation for the second semester.
At Monett High School, efforts will concentrate on instructional tech strategies presented by the science and practical arts departments. Teachers will also focus on collaboration and classroom work.
At Scott Regional Technology Center, faculty will focus on how to help students develop their program research paper due this spring, by selecting research techniques, research paper samples, and ideas for topics.