Beginning on January 18, 2023, ACCESS will return. While the time period during which this will occur has changed, our most important goal remains: Preparing students to be good self-advocates during ACCESS.
Faculty Review and Edficiency Introduction in Department PLC's of the whole.
Please see these slides for an overview.
Student Introduction to ACCESS. We will run this special Bell Schedule and keep students in 2nd hour.
Show these slides, using these notes.
We will dry-run the process. Students will NOT attend ACCESS on this Wednesday.
Monday, 12/12: Faculty recommends students
Tuesday, 12/13: Students choose a purpose or location
December 7, 14, and January 11 in PLC
Each PLC/course will develop a metric to guide assignments.
"What criteria will we use to guide which
These could include, but are not limited to:
★ How can prepare students to be better SELF-ADVOCATES?
Students need to be prompted about their own advocacy...it's not something that they will think about unless we ask them to. Without ADVOCACY, not program, time period, process or software will make this work.
Do you think about your own strengths and weaknesses?
Do you recognize when things aren’t going well?
Do you have the courage to ask questions and for help?
Do you have trusted friends, adults, teachers that you ask for help?
Do you think confidently and have a growth mindset?
Consider doing a prediction activity where students rank where they think their classmates will be compared to what the data says.
ACCESS is a part of a comprehensive system of supports we offer students.