West Seattle Highly Capable Cohort Pathway
The Focus Group is to will include a diverse representation of individuals with direct experience and connection to Advanced Learning programs and gifted education. This will include parents of HC students currently enrolled in West Seattle schools, other community members, school leaders, district representatives, and experts in the field of gifted education. The Focus Group advises and inform the Teaching and Learning Department of its work.
West Seattle Highly Capable Pathway Focus Group Norms
West Seattle HCC Pathway Focus Group - Meeting Summary, May 18, 2015
West Seattle HC Pathway Meeting 2 - June 15, 2015
West Seattle HC Pathway Meeting 3 Summary
West Seattle HC Pathway Meeting 4 Summary, October 20, 2015
West Seattle HC Pathway Meeting 5 Summary, November 17, 2015
West Seattle HC Pathway Meeting 6 Summary, January 19, 2016
West Seattle HC Pathway Focus Group Meeting Minutes, February 23, 2016
West Seattle HC Pathway FAQs, February 25, 2016
West Seattle HC Pathway Focus Group Meeting Minutes, March 15, 2016
West Seattle HC Pathway Focus Group Meeting Minutes, April 19, 2016
West Seattle HCC Recommendations Cover Letter, September 6, 2016
WS HCC Recommendations Highlights
Focus Group meetings are scheduled for the 3rd Tuesday of each month, 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m. (unless otherwise noted), in Madison's library.
If there is a conflict with the student/teacher breaks that are on the SPS calendar, the group decides whether to reschedule or cancel that month's meeting. If you are planning on attending one of these meetings, the seats closest to the library entrance are available to the public. Upon your arrival, please sign in on the Visitor Sheet.
While only Focus Group members and invited speakers may participate in agenda item discussions/votes/action items, we do value public input and feedback. If you will be attending and would like to be able to share your thoughts/opinions, please contact Janine Madaffari in the Advanced Learning Office at least two days prior to the meeting (email@example.com
) so that a portion of time in the meeting’s agenda can be reserved for that purpose.