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November 14th, 2018

Clarksville Teaching Fellows 2019-2020

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Clarksville Teaching Fellows (CTF) is seeking current Clarksville-Montgomery County School System (CMCSS) classified employees with at least a bachelor’s degree and no teaching certification who desire to become high-performing teachers. This program is made possible through a partnership between CMCSS and the Nashville Teacher Residency (NTR). There are a limited number of positions for the 2019-2020 cohort. Application deadline: Jan. 7, 2019

Clarksville Teaching Fellows one-year program includes:
– An 8-week internship so that you can decide if CTF and NTR are right for you
– Rigorous, hands-on night classes taught in Nashville by NTR to complement classroom work in CMCSS
– Mentoring, coaching and support from NTR staff and experienced CMCSS educators

Teacher Placement:
We guarantee a full-time teaching position at a CMCSS school for all CTF graduates.

Our Ideal Fellows:
Successful candidates are talented, ambitious, hardworking and socially committed individuals who are devoted to teaching in CMCSS after completing the CTF and NTR program.

Informational Meetings: Nov. 27, 4:00 p.m. at New Providence Middle School & Dec. 4, 4:00 p.m. at Kenwood Middle School

For more information, contact CTF@CMCSS.NET.

CTF Application 2019-2020

CTF Reference Request 2019-2020

 



October 15th, 2018

Executive Director of the Clarksville-Montgomery County Education Foundation Selected

James “O’Bee” O’Bryant has been selected as Executive Director of the Clarksville-Montgomery County Education Foundation, replacing Abby Binkley who was named Assistant Principal at Glenellen Elementary School.

O’Bryant currently is Vice President of Development for Progressive Directions where he has been since 2015. Prior to that, he served as Executive Director of the Clarksville Area YMCA, where he was responsible for overseeing a $3.2 million budget. His experience includes fundraising for an annual giving campaign, totaling $260,000; and securing grant funding of more than $100,000.  In total, he has more than 20 years of experience in not-for-profit leadership. He earned his B.S. from Union University in Jackson, Tenn.  He will be joining the staff full-time Oct. 29.



September 26th, 2018

Administrator Appointment Announced

Melanie Steinlage, who has served as the academic coach at Byrns Darden Elementary, has been appointed to the position of assistant principal, replacing Dr. Nabraunda Jackson who is now principal at the school.

She has worked in the Clarksville-Montgomery County School System since 2010, first as a teacher at Hazelwood Elementary, then as an academic coach at Hazelwood, and most recently at Byrns Darden.

She earned her M.S. in educational leadership K-12 from the University of Tennessee at Martin and her B.S. in elementary education K-6 at the University of South Florida in Tampa. She has completed McREL leadership training and three Kagan professional development trainings.



Principal Appointments September 12th, 2018

Principal Appointments

Two CMCSS elementary principal appointments were announced Tuesday afternoon. Jessica Harris has been appointed principal at Minglewood Elementary School; and, Nabraunda Jackson has been named principal at Byrns Darden Elementary School. (more…)



August 29th, 2018

Assistant Principal for Burt and Oakland Selected

Buddi Sueriro-Dean has been chosen to fill the assistant principal position shared between Burt and Oakland Elementary Schools.

Ms. Sueriro-Dean has 19 years of teaching experience, with the last three years at Oakland Elementary and previous experience at Glenellen Elementary.

She earned her Education Specialist degree from Austin Peay and her master’s in educational leadership from Trevecca Nazarene University. Her bachelor’s degree is in health and human performance with a minor in education from Austin Peay.

She completed the CMCSS Aspiring Administrators Academy as well as CMCSS Leadership I and II.



Vaccinations at Onsite August 17th, 2018

Vaccinations Help Prevent Serious Illness

Parents, as flu season approaches, please consider having your child vaccinated. Over 1,485 American children have died from seasonal flu (or influenza) in the past decade, and 50 of those children were from Tennessee.  Countless other children became seriously ill with this virus. The flu vaccine offers the best available protection from the risk of flu death. (more…)



The Kennedy Center March 12th, 2018

CMCSS Selected to Participate in Prestigious Kennedy Center Program

CMCSS and APSU’s Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts (CECA) are among seven teams nationwide selected to join the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts’ Partners in Education, a program designed to assist arts organizations throughout the nation to develop or expand education partnerships with their local school systems. A primary focus of these partnerships is to provide sustainable and robust arts-based professional development for teachers.

 

Partnering with teachers is fundamental to arts-based learning. By the community strategically partnering to support and provide teachers with high quality and continuous arts-based professional development, teachers and students are exposed to new access points for learning.

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CMCSS Teaching Fellows March 6th, 2018

Clarksville-Montgomery County Teaching Fellows

CMC Teaching Fellows is seeking current CMCSS classified employees with at least a bachelor’s degree and no teaching certification who desire to become high-performing teachers in ELA or math at the middle or high-school level. This program is made possible through a partnership between the Clarksville-Montgomery County School System and the Nashville Teacher Residency (NTR). There are a limited number of spots for the 2018-2019 cohort.

 

CMC Teaching Fellows one-year program includes:

• An 8-week internship so that you can decide if CMC Teaching Fellows and NTR are right for you

• Rigorous, hands-on night classes taught in Nashville by NTR to complement classroom work in CMCSS

• Mentoring, coaching and support from NTR staff and experienced CMCSS teachers

 

Teacher Placement:

We guarantee full-time teaching positions in ELA or math at a CMCSS middle or high school for all CMC Teaching Fellows graduates.

 

Our Ideal Fellows:

Successful candidates are talented, ambitious, gritty, hard-working and socially committed individuals who are devoted to teaching in CMCSS after completing the CMC Teaching Fellows and Nashville Teacher Residency. We especially encourage candidates of color to apply.

 

Click here to download the application.

 

For more information, contact CMCTF@cmcss.net.



January 19th, 2018

Pre-K Application for 2018-2019

Pre-K applications will be accepted through the CMCSS Learning Centers on the following dates and times:

Tuesday, April 24, 12p.m. – 6 p.m. @ Learning Center North, 800 Lafayette Road

Wednesday, April 25, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. @ Learning Center North, 800 Lafayette Road

Thursday, April 26, 9 am. – 3 p.m. @ Learning Center, 343 Pageant Lane

Wednesday, May 2, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. @ Learning Center, 343 Pageant Lane

Thursday, May 3, 12 p.m. – 6 p.m. @ Learning Center, 343 Pageant Lane

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November 15th, 2017

Spanish Immersion Option

Please note: This article was originally published on 11/15/2017. Information and/or dates from past events may be not be relevant for the current school year.

Current research demonstrates that fully proficient bilingual individuals outperform monolinguals in the areas of divergent thinking, pattern recognition, and problem solving. CMCSS believes that students will be well served by a quality Spanish immersion education that ensures high proficiency in more than one language at no cost to English language academic performance.

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