Associate Superintendent Dr. Mike Barton shares some of what he learned by visiting with hundreds of teachers this year during information sessions about the new evaluation system. Click here to watch Dr. Barton's video.
Bonanza High School Baseball Coach Derek Stafford is known for his dedication to the sport and especially his players. Stafford is profiled by Ed Graney in the May 15, 2013 Las Vegas Review-Journal.
The Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce recognized Maggie Reardon of Lucille Rogers Elementary School as a high performing teacher during a ceremony on May 8, 2013. Reardon was instrumental in helping her students reach new achievement levels on their standardized tests. Reardon was honored during a luncheon about school reform hosted by keynote speaker Elaine Wynn. Reardon was surprised with a plaque, a cash gift, and a basket full of supplies donated by Office Depot. Pictured, from left to right: : Interim Superintendent Pat Skorkowsky, Rogers Elementary School Principal Kip Krzmarzick and Maggie Reardon.
CCSD honored its 17,000+ teachers during Teacher Appreciation Week, May 6-10, 2013. District Photographer Michele Nelson created a video highlighting many of the week’s fun and exciting events.
In conjunction with Teacher Appreciation Week, the Clark County School District announced its New Educators of the Year in May 2013. See attachment for information on these six outstanding educators.
As part of Teacher Appreciation Week, teachers from Theron and Naomi Goynes Elementary School enjoyed a private pool party at Aliante Casino + Hotel on May 10, 2013. Teachers were treated to food and prizes, and were VIP guests at the hotel's “Boogie Nights” show.
In observance of Teacher Appreciation Week, Manch Elementary School fifth grade student Norris Stillwell honors his teacher, Anay Martinez, with this picture.
CCSD teachers are invited to visit http://ccsddev.net/employees/teacher-appreciation-week/ to learn about the many special offers available to them during Teacher Appreciation Week.
Canyon Springs High School student Aquilla Ossin describes her favorite teacher, Stephanie Felkins, as “very inspirational.” Ossin appears in a brief video as part of Teacher Appreciation Week, which began May 6, 2013.
In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, local dance group Molodi is offering a discount to all Clark County School District teachers and students for their May 15 show starting at the Baobab Stage at Town Square. The show begins at 8 p.m. Teachers interested in attending simply need to mention "Clark County School District" at the box office to receive their discount. Molodi is a group of talented artists that combine various artistic expressions which range from Off-Broadway and regional theater to collegiate stepping, tap, ballet, beatbox, poetry, break dancing and swing. The end result is an out of the box, high-energy rhythmic experience.