Normally, this CAN meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month, but given that the 2nd week of August is the first week of the 2017-2018 school year, network members decided to meet the week prior. Meeting Agenda 1. Update on High-School Counselor initiative 2. FAFSA Completion Goal - Update on College and Career Readiness Survey - A - F Accountability implications - Next Steps 3. Discussion regarding Dual Enrollment Goal (we have our FAFSA goal rolling, this would be…Find out more »
LAUNCH Flagstaff seeks to raise the bar and create a culture of world-class education for all our children, from the time they are born through their career. The problem is that Flagstaff is program rich and infrastructure poor. We have many good programs and organizations often working in silos in a way that produces mixed results. The data shows that this lack of infrastructure has created opportunity gaps and disparities that prevent our kids from reaching their full potential. We…Find out more »
Meeting Agenda: Welcome / Introductions Action Commitment and Education Stories to Share Reports: Partnership Director's Report AZ Town Hall Event Series Community Leadership Council Breakfast Community Action Network (CAN) Updates Kindergarten Readiness CAN Post-Secondary CAN Data Team Communications Team Re-Organization of Monthly Partnership Meeting AdjournFind out more »
Agenda: Introductions Discussion: Do we want to refer to our group as the Kindergarten or School Readiness CAN? Approve Parent Questionnaire draft to send to LAUNCH data for review Purpose: Find out what supports are most helpful to families? Are they choosing preschool? Why or why not? What is their understanding of kindergarten readiness skills? Are these the right questions to get the answers we want? Discuss Methodology Paper/tablet? Focus Group at various K sites? In K registration packets (FUSD,…Find out more »
By putting research and innovative models into practice, groundbreaking school communities are transforming how and what they teach. The change makers in Beyond Measure prove that both a new vision and a higher purpose are within reach for American education.
After the film stay for a question and answer session with a panel of local education experts on how Flagstaff is creating a culture of world-class education.Find out more »
By Invitation Only Meeting Agenda 1. Welcome and Introductions 2. A Brief History - (Bring your Smart Phones) Collective Impact Framework World-Class Education How is LAUNCH Different? 3. Challenges 4. Facilitated Small Table Break-Out Discussion 5. Wrap-Up and CloseFind out more »
In room 537 at CCC Lone Tree Campus Agenda: Introductions -(5 minutes) Brief Review of our Post Secondary Statement (re all students placing in a post secondary experience)-(3-5 minutes) Brief Review of Goals (5-10 minutes each) -why FAFSA (share quick stats) -why DE (share quick stats) Focus on FAFSA (45 minutes) -Review Public College and Career Readiness Events-FHS and CHS events -Discuss what is for the public, and what can be shadowed or duplicated at other sites -Review NAU resources (what…Find out more »
Paper Tigers follows a year in the life of an alternative high school that has radically changed its approach to disciplining its students, becoming a promising model for how to break the cycles of poverty, violence and disease that affect families.
After the film stay for a question and answer session with a panel of local experts on how Flagstaff is addressing chronic stress in our youth.Find out more »
We invite all constituent groups and individuals to join LAUNCH Flagstaff in working together to improve the educational outcomes for all Flagstaff children. Learn where you fit into the solution by attending our next one-hour LAUNCH 101 presentation.Find out more »
Rise Above the Mark is a documentary that explores what happens when politics enters the classroom. Experts discuss how America can make positive changes to provide an exceptional public school system for all children.
After the film stay for a question and answer session with a panel of local experts who understand the political forces impacting the education of our children in Flagstaff.Find out more »