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Golden Bell Awards Information

The Golden Bell Awards Ceremony will be held May 26, 2016 at Dominican University.  In addition, on April 19, 2016, the Golden Bell teacher reception will take place at the Marin County Office of Education. Golden Bell Teacher nominees will have their group photo taken at this event for the Marin IJ.   

Marin Community Foundation - Arts Education

We are excited to share a new opportunity that we are about to embark on with the Marin Community Foundation involving the integration of arts education within our schools and local community based organizations.  This is the start of a partnership that may bring additional resources to our county.  As we begin this project, MCOE and MCF will be to concurrently hiring a part time arts coordinator and contracting with a private agency to begin a mapping project around arts education in Marin county schools.

Superintendent & Trustee Dinner - April 6, 2016

Speaker: Congressman Jared Huffman

SIO 2016 Exceptional Education Leaders Letter - Deadline April 18, 2016

A letter from the California Department of Education is regarding submission of information for exceptional elementary educators. Click here for The Talent Pool Recommendation Form to use in submitting your nomination by the deadline date of April 18, 2016.

Protocol to Report Activities or Events Considered an Emergency and/or of High Importance - Private, Parochial and Independent Schools

Reporting school-related emergencies from weather-related to intruder lock downs

Child Find

If you know a child between the ages of 3 and 22 who seem to have difficulty learning, help is available. The purpose of Child Find is to identify, locate, and evaluate children and youth who are suspected of having or have a diagnosed disability or developmental delay, in order to provide appropriate special education services under the law. 

Save the Date! Back to School 2016-2017 Fall Kick Off - August 10, 2016

Marin County School Administrators Association invites you to the annual gathering of school administrators as we kick off the 2016-2017 school year.

Special Screening of the acclaimed film 'Most Likely to Succeed' - April 28, 2016

An inspiring look at what students and teachers are capable of if we have the vision and courage to transform our schools.

iTeach 2016 - June 20-21, 2016

iTeach is the premier professional development event for teachers, education technologists, and school administrators seeking excellence in #EdTech.  Strategize the use of tech in your curriculum and enrich your student's classroom experience.

Third Annual Marinovators - April 30, 2016

Science Technology Engineering Arts Math STEAM Showcase.  Hosted by Marin County Office of Education and the College of Marin.  Marinovators showcases the genius and creativity of Marin County students designing and building projects that demonstrate their ability to apply their knowledge of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts/Digital Design and Math to solve real world problems.

North Coast Beginning Teacher Program - "Be a Teacher" Intern Program Overview

The North Coast Beginning Teacher Program is a regional consortium comprised of multiple county offices of education, universities, and over 100 school districts, charter schools, and private schools throughout Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Napa, Nevada, Solano and Sonoma Counties.  The NCBTP administers state-approved credential programs and provides support to new and aspiring teachers across the service area.

High School Voter Education Weeks - April 18-29, 2016

As we approach the Presidential Primary Election, it is important to ensure that our students are learning to become active and engaged participants in our democracy.  Please see the attached letter from Tom Torlakson of the California Department of Education regarding High School Voter Weeks taking place April 18-29, 2016.