This site is designed as a resource hub for educators at PS 396, the best school the Bronx has ever seen! Here, you will find information such as staff memos, documents from professional learning, useful links, and beyond.
To locate resources, you can use the search function via the menu on the top right corner of the site, or browse categories through the menu on the top left.
In addition to our school-wide calendar (below), you can find citywide dates via the NYC DOE calendar.
Following our Chancellor’s Day PD, many of you asked for more support around the meta-moment, and unrolling with your class. Please note the following resources:
Resources on RULER and Social Studies from our Election Day PD (agenda), and our newly created staff charter! Read More
Resources attached to TGIFs sent in September and October, arranged into categories alphabetically (Assessment/Testing; Counselors’ Corner; IEP News; Scheduling; School Information; Social-Emotional Learning): Read More
From RULER/Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence:
This time of year is a natural segue to discuss with students the things for which they are thankful in their lives, specifically at school. It is also a wonderful time to reflect on and to review the classroom Charter and the commitments students and teachers made to each other at the beginning of the school year. As always, we want to share more resources with you to support your RULER roll-out (see below):
WeTeachNYC is an online resource library and professional learning portal created by the New York City Department of Education.
WeTeachNYC makes it easy for educators to find what they need to improve teaching and learning, including connecting with other educators, any time, from anywhere!
Kristin Smith visited teachers new to our school/new to TCRWP on 9/26, with a focus on understanding and implementing the workshop model. Please see below for notes and resources from Ms. Smith. Read More
Our partner organizations also have clearinghouses, which include an incredible amount of resources across almost every area imaginable! Check out the Curriculum 21 clearinghouse, and the TCRWP clearinghouse.
This rubric guides Measures of Teacher Practice (MOTP) evaluation for all Advance-eligible teachers. (Shared by Ms. Tiné at mentor/mentee meeting on 9/29/16)