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Get to Know CUSD Elementary, Middle and High School Webinars 

8/7/19: Getting to Know Capistrano Unified Elementary Schools

Elementary Webinar

WHEN: Wednesday, August 7 at 11:00 am to 11:50 (15 minutes Q&A session)

WHAT: An Interactive Live Stream Panel Discussion in Q & A Format

WHO:  Panelists:
Dr. Susan Holliday, Associate Superintendent of Education Services
Dr. Greg Merwin, Associate Superintendent of Student Support Services
Brad Shearer, Assistant Superintendent, Curriculum and Instruction Preschool-Grade 5

Moderator: Ryan Burris, Chief Communications Officer

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TOPICS:
Overview of elementary school programs and facilities improvements:
Full-Day Kindergarten.
STEAM/STEM and #CapoForward Schools.
Innovation Labs and Collaborations with Child Creativity  Lab and Discovery Education.
Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS).
Technology in the classroom.
Spanish & Mandarin Language Immersion.
Visual & Performing Arts and expanded music education.
Facilities renovations.
Health education timeline.
Award-winning Multi-tiered Systems of Support (MTSS) and school counselor programs.


 

8/9/19: Getting to Know Capistrano Unified Middle and High Schools

Middle-High Webinar

WHEN: Friday, August 9 at 11:00 am to 11:50 (15 minute Q&A session)

WHAT: An Interactive Live Stream Panel Discussion in Q & A Format

WHO:  Panelists:
Dr. Susan Holliday, Associate Superintendent of Education Services
Dr. Greg Merwin, Associate Superintendent of Student Support Services
Joshua Hill, Assistant Superintendent, Curriculum and Instruction Grades 6-12, K-8, Alternative Education

Moderator: Ryan Burris, Chief Communications Officer

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TOPICS:
Overview of middle and high school programs and facilities improvements:
Health education framework, changes, and timeline.
Overview of high school academies: Health and Medical Occupations, South OC  School of the Arts, 
Monarch Beach Resort Culinary Arts, STEM, Automotive Technology and Biotechnology.
College & Career Advantage pathways and partnerships.
College placements and statistics from 2018.
 International Baccalaureate and Advanced Placement.
Social-emotional, behavior, and academic support for all students through our award-winning Multi-tiered Systems of Support (MTSS),
Positive Behavioral Interventions and Support (PBIS) and school counselor program.
Hoag Hospital partnership to support parents on critical issues such as social media use, mental health, and suicide.
Navigating the college and career track through counseling, workshops, webinars, and a resource library.
Visual & Performing Arts.
Facilities renovations and plans.
Unveiling solar energy and investing savings into classrooms.