School Improvement in Maryland

Educator Effectiveness Academies

2013 Summer Academy Calendar and Outcomes

2013 Educator Effectiveness Academies Schedule:

Our 2013 Academies were held Monday through Thursday during the following dates and locations:

6/17 — 6/20   Wicomico   James M. Bennett High School
6/17 — 6/20   Prince George's   Wise High School
6/24 — 6/27   Harford   C. Milton Wright High School
6/24 — 6/27   Howard   Marriot's Ridge High School
7/15 — 7/18   Baltimore City   Heritage High School
7/15 — 7/18   Washington   South Hagerstown High School
7/22 — 7/25   Montgomery   Northwest High School
7/22 — 7/25   Charles   North Point High School
7/22 — 7/25   Talbot   Easton High School
7/29 — 8/1   Anne Arundel   Old Mill High School
7/29 — 8/1   Baltimore County   Loch Raven High School
Outcomes for the 2013 Academy
  1. Build internal capacity for full implementation the Maryland Common Core State Curriculum and STEM Education:
    • Mathematics and English/language arts — Understand the implications of the shifts in instruction; examine the PARCC resources; and apply best practices to maximize student learning;
    • Disciplinary Literacy — Understand the implications of the literacy shifts in instruction; identify the best practices that maximize student learning; and identify the interdisciplinary connections of the MD CCSS with the Next Generation Science Standards and with the College, Career, and Civic Life Framework in social studies;
    • STEM Education — Develop an understanding of how Maryland State STEM Standards of Practice can be incorporated across all disciplines and how they are aligned with college and career ready standards;
  2. Develop an understanding of the structure, content, and resources available in the Race-to-the-Top online portal that support implementation of ELA, Mathematics, STEM, and Disciplinary Literacy;
  3. Create a school transition plan to guide school staff to fully implement the Maryland Common Core State Curriculum, STEM Education, and the Educator Evaluation System.