Academic Services Goals: 2023-2024 School Year

  • 1. By the conclusion of the 2023-2024 school Year, grade level and content area teams will further refine collaborative processes utilizing common assessments, scope, and sequences with their Professional Learning Communities.

    • Interventions based on common assessment data will be utilized in K-12.
    • District-wide ELA teams will develop common assessments and revise scope and sequences.

    2. By the conclusion of the 2023--2024 school year, K-5 instructional coaches, in collaboration with building and district leadership, will facilitate year 3 of training for the district 3-Year Literacy Plan.

    • Reader’s Workshop will be fully implemented in K-5 classrooms.

    3. By the conclusion of the 2023-2024 school Year, instructional coaches, building and district administrators will continue to refine instructional feedback processes:

    • Participate in feedback and coaching labs on high-quality teaching indicators.
    • Participate in four (4) training days focused on delivering effective feedback via the Cognitive Coaching process.

Academic Services Staff

Phone: 417-859-2120 Ext. 9000

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

B.S. - Elementary Education, Missouri State University M.S. - Educational Administration, Southwest Baptist University Ed D. - Educational Leadership, Southwest Baptist University

Dr. Garrett Lowder

Assistant Superintendent of Academic Services

Additional Focus Areas:
Curriculum & Instruction, Professional Learning and Instructional Technology

Phone: 417-859-2193 ext.1207

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Stacy Robinson

Secondary Instructional Coach/District Testing and Assessment Coordinator

Phone: 417-859-2120 Ext. 4033

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Jessica Karnaghon

Hubble Elementary Instructional Coach

Phone: 417-859-2120 Ext. 5700

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Jenessa McCulloch

Shook Elementary Instructional Coach

Phone: 417-859-2120 Ext. 9007

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Degrees and Certifications: B.S. - Biology, Missouri State University M.S. - Special Education, Missouri State University Ed.S. - Educational Leadership, Arkansas State University

Sherry Davis

Director of Special Services

Federal Programs Assistant

Phone: 417-859-2120 Ext. 5100

Email:

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Brittany Flowers

Webster Elementary Instructional Coach

Phone: 417-859-2120 Ext. 1207

Email:

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Dr. Kyanne Weaver

Secondary Education Instructional Coach/District Mentor Coordinator

Phone: 417-859-2120 Ext. 3004

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Tara McBride

CIM Trainer K-5