Slide 1: The mission of the Codrington School is to empower all children and adults within the community to become internationally minded learners who embrace and respect academic excellence and a love of life long learning and who exemplify the traits of the IB Learner Profile. What are our Goals for the year?: What are our Goals for the year? Where Are We Heading?: Where Are We Heading? Aim of this session – To reflect upon what we have done and where we want to go. To start to think about Improvement plans for the year – School, Secondary, Departmental, Individual Questions to ask yourselves: Questions to ask yourselves What does the School need to do to develop and improve? What does the Secondary Department need to do to develop and Improve What does my small department need to do to develop and improve? What do I need to do to develop and improve? Coming Up: Coming Up Secondary Targets: Secondary Targets The Successful first Monitoring of MYP5 levels The Develop the use of Technology and Online learning The increase connections with the local and regional community To develop the program of Community service To successfully conclude the first DP examinations To Develop the links in the IB Continuum in school Slide 7: Target Action Resources / needed Indicators of success The Successful first Monitoring of MYP5 levels Set up portfolios. Set up centralised recording of grades. Training of MYP teachers/ coordinator Eportfolios (free) Excel on network. PD All students clearly know expectations. School certificates presented end of year The Develop the use of Technology and Online learning Improve VLE ( moodle ) use. Eportfolios for all Web2 tools Reduce use of paper… Good RELIABLE network Training (geek club) Geek buddies.. Google Apps with single sign in for all students and staff Online courses regularly used.- staff / students comfortable in use. Students have eportfolios . Improved access to resources. The increase connections with the local and regional community Develop links to entrepreneurial, civil society, university, schools in the area. Links to other CARICOM nations. Field trips Organised trips ….. Increased knowledge in the community of Codrington , ………. To develop the program of Community service Set up coherent system of Community and Service from MYP1-DP2 Have a whole secondary school coordinator. .. and greater connection of students with wider community To develop the IB continuum Plot ATL skills from PYP-DP Subject specific exit skills identified and shared at PYP/MYP/DP level Meetings between PYP6/7/8 and MYP specialists Meeting times once every half term. Teaching across pyp / myp occasionally Better levels of skills at all levels and greater success rate at all levels due to focused learning. To successfully conclude the first DP examinations All assessments and extended essays completed on time. Deciding on location to take exams Set up work space for DP Create a positive atmosphere of learning. Developing programmes that fit with the curriculum. All resources need to be available for each class. Science equipment. Training of staff Room for DP Exam results All students able to access diploma level.