Crown Point High School

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CPHS Facility Usage Form

 

 

Please click on the link below to open a copy of the CPHS Facility Usage Form. You need to complete this form to reserve a room for your club meetings, athletic practices, etc. If you are not a CPCSC group, you are not eligible to use this form and should instead obtain a form by contacting the CPHS main office.

This form should be completed in its entirety and either e-mailed to Pat Radanovich (patr@cps.k12.in.us) or printed and put in her mailbox in the main office.

 
RtI Overview

Definition:

Response to Intervention (RtI) is an early identification process for prevention, advancement and early intervention that focuses on a tiered approach for students with learning and behavior needs. Centering on high quality, best practice core instruction, students who struggle are provided with increasingly intense levels of interventions which positively impacts their learning. The procedural model for RtI includes the following key components:

  • Evidence-based core curriculum, instruction, and tiered interventions/extensions
  • Assessment and progress monitoring systems
  • Data-based decision making

Learn more about RtI by visiting the webpages listed in the Faculty Links section (click on Faculty Links in the left section).

There is also a "RtI for Faculty" link under the "For Faculty" tab for more information.
BrainHoney
BrainHoney is the CPHS Learning Management System (LMS). You are able to use this space to build an online space for your courses. You can post calendars, homework, syllabi, notes, videos, etc. to this space and have one-stop shopping for your students. You can embed websites so you will never need to write long web addresses on the board again; just tell your kids to log into BrainHoney. You can put up assignment directions and have the kids post their papers/word to the course--no papers to lose. You can even grade them in the system--no more papers to lug home. If you are giving scantron tests, you can put them into the system; you'll never need to make copies, buy scantrons, hike to the local scan machine (only to find it not working), or hand it all back to kids so they can see their grade. You will even be able to analyze the test data, all without ever leaving your desk!!
If you need help with any part of setting up or managing a course, contact Jeremy Walker (jmwalker@cps.k12.in.us) to set up an individual tutoring session or just get a quick answer.
There are some school-wide courses that you might be enrolled in as a student to engage in. If you have already set up a course for yourself, you will see a button on the bottom left of your home screen that says "Switch to Student View". You will need to click on this button in order to see any classes that you are a "student" in. One such example is a discussion group that Russ Marcinek has created for alternative schedules and possible mentoring ideas.
Your user name is the same as your e-mail user name.
E-mail Jeremy Walker at jmwalker@cps.k12.in.us
if you need to have your password reset.
Public Folders--where to find useful CPHS documents
When you log into your e-mail, you will find a new folder at the bottom called "Public Folders". [To see this folder, you might need to click on "Go" in the top bar and choose "Folder List".] Click on the "+" to expand the folder. You will see "All Public Folders". Click on the "+" to expand the folder. You will now see "CPHS". Click on the "+" to expand the folder. You will now see several folders containing tons of useful documents to help you with curriculum writing, instructional techniques, club issues, etc. If you want to see the contents of the folder itself (not just the sub-folders), be sure to click on the folder icon. For example, click on the "Forms" folder (not just the +) to see things like the facility usage form. Explore often and see what's new. If you have suggestions for files/resources you want to see added, please let Jeremy know (jmwalker@cps.k12.in.us).

You will also see folders just for your department in this same location so you can easily share files, images, etc. within your department. Only people from your department see this folder so you can share secure files like common exams, etc.

Faculty Links
This is a collection of useful links to resources outside of CPCSC.
Faculty Video Resources
This is a link to a collection of videos of interest to the faculty such as the ISTEP update and the March digital content presentation.
Discovery Education
Provides engaging digital resources to schools and homes with the goal of making educators more effective, increasing student achievement, and connecting classrooms and families to a world of learning.
Online Training Modules
This is a corporation wide training site. All faculty are expected to complete the Blood Born Pathogens module and the FERPA module. Click here to read the directions from John Williams, Director of Personnel (with additions by Jeremy Walker in red).
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