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Updated Weather Alert: Early Release Today 1/22/18

Parents/Guardians and Staff:

All schools will release two hours early today as a result of the winter storm that is intensifying. All afternoon programs, including pre-school, early childhood, Kids' Safari and Bloomington Career and College Academy are cancelled. All after-school programs are cancelled.

The bus schedule will run as follows: 

  • Secondary Schools (middle and high school) will release at 12:37 p.m.
  • Elementary at 1:20 p.m.
  • Ridgeview at 1:30 p.m.
  • Hillcrest at 1:50 p.m. 

There will be no activity buses running after school today.

Evening building rentals are cancelled.  Activity Centers will close at 5 p.m.  

Tonight's School Board meeting has been cancelled.

Thank you,

Severe Weather Team
Bloomington Public Schools

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Professional Development

Online Resources

Building Resources

Secondary Buildings
  • Digital Content Specialists:
    Todd Walsh (OGMS)
    Stacy Phillipich (OMS)
    Len Spiegelberg (VVMS)
  • High school technology coordinators:
    Kevin Coenen (JHS)
    Kevin Nelson (KHS)
  • Instructional Leadership Team, which helps determine professional development opportunities at school sites as well as coordinates with the district to plan workshop day trainings.

District Resources

District Professional Development Fund: The BPS Professional Development Fund (PDF) is a sum of money available for professional development for all Bloomington teachers.  The goals of the PDF are:
  • To provide opportunities for teachers to continue their professional development.
  • To provide time and support for teachers to improve student learning.
  • To foster sharing and collaboration.
  • To create new models of instruction.
District Professional Development Catalog

Contact

Holly Skadsem
Digital Learning Coordinator
952-681-6488
hskadsem@isd271.org

Karen Qualey
Digital Learning Coordinator
952-681-6490
kqualey@isd271.org

Katrina Mezera
Tech Project Coordinator
952-681-6454
kmezera@isd271.org

Natalie Golberg
Personal Growth Plan Development Specialist
952-681-6502
ngolberg@isd271.org

Out-of-District Resources

Conferences that supplement NTL

For more information about these conference opportunities, visit the 271 Innovation and Integration blog.

Online PD, Training, and Certifications