HoS Update 5/29/2020:
My notes are brief because I am including the link from yesterday evening’s webinar during which Mr. Bauer, Mr. Bluestein, Dr. Smith, and I discussed plans for the re-opening of school on September 1. Our guiding principle is to have Gillispie students and employees return to campus for face-to-face learning as safely as possible. As we think through scenarios and put protocols in place, we need to honor a learning environment in keeping with our mission where students are proactive, hands-on learners. We will come back slowly and it will be inconvenient for families. But returning thoughtfully will allow us to meet our goal.
As we explore options for 2020-2021, three modes for teaching must be considered for each of our programs: early childhood and elementary. Particulars for each program are presented in the webinar…read more.