CPSB-TV Holiday Edition features: The IOS vs. Android debate; Teen gift ideas; Eating healthy during the holidays, Culinary Arts students mix up some marvelous Moose Munch; and a Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 movie review. Schools featured: College Street Vocational Center, Westlake, Sulphur, Sam Houston, LaGrange, Iowa, and Barbe. View Video
Sheryl R. Abshire, Ph.D., Chief Technology Officer at the Calcasieu Parish School Board, has been elected Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees for the Teachers’ Retirement System of Louisiana (TRSL).
The Recording Academy and GRAMMY Foundation named Mickey Smith, Maplewood Middle School band director, as one of the 10 finalists for the Music Educator Award, which recognizes teachers from kindergarten to college who have “made a significant and lasting contribution to the field of music education and who demonstrate a commitment to the broader cause of maintaining music education in the schools.”
Bill Thompson, agricultural educator at Iowa High School in Iowa, La., is one of only six individuals nationwide who received the National Association of Agricultural Educators Teacher Mentor Award at the NAAE annual convention in Nashville, Tenn., Nov. 18-22.
Elementary ELA Unit 2 book sets are now on display for review at the CPSB central office located at 3310 Broad Street, Lake Charles. The public is welcome to read the books on-site and leave comments for the district’s curriculum team to review. Unit 3 will be on display in the coming weeks, with unit 4 to follow. Please see the following information for a list of each unit's books.
4:45 PM CPSB Meeting