Dear Blake Families,
I hope that everyone has enjoyed a wonderful end to the summer and is excited about the start to the school year! I am resending two documents pertaining to the iPad Initiative...
iPad Initiative Update for Blake 8-14-14
iPad Initiative Student User Agreement 14-15
Please do not worry or stay up all night configuring the iPads for the first day of school - we fully anticipate that some students will not have everything set up, and we will work with them to iron out the wrinkles. The first few days/weeks are a little bit messy and we need to 'welcome' the mess!
During our opening faculty meetings we took some time as a staff to outline the school year and our hope for our students. To help get a wider lens, I posed this question of our staff: What are the attributes, characteristics, and core values of a Blake Middle School educator? I have copied for your reference a visual representing the collective answers, reflecting the thought and care that we bring for your students...
Kid President's Pep Talk to Students and Teachers
We are all looking forward to an exciting year!