Inspire '16 has ended
Welcome to the Inspire ’16 Professional Development Day Website.  

This Teacher-Driven PD Day has a wide variety of options for educators both within the Mendon-Upton Regional School District and outside of the district to participate, collaborate and learn.  

Register for Sessions:  
  • Please view the schedule options and click on the sessions you would like to attend to register and to build your day’s schedule.  
  • This can be changed at any time leading up to the day.  
  • You can view the schedule in various forms (simple, expanded, grid, by venue) by clicking on the Schedule Dropdown arrow.
  • The day will begin at 8:00, with the keynote presentation, starting promptly at 8:15 in the Nipmuc HS Auditorium. 
  • Once sessions are approaching capacity, registration maybe closed if we can’t find a larger venue.  
  • Some rooms may be changed between now and the day of the event.  
  • Some details of sessions may be adapted as well.
  • We still welcome session proposals by emailing Maureen Cohen at mcohen@mursd.org
Search Features:  
  • You can use the filtering feature on the right by clicking on the topical categories. 
  • You can also use the search box to search by keyword, people, or tags.  
  • Want to know who is attending various sessions?  Click on the session and the attendees will be listed on the session page.  

Important Note:  
  • Please read the session information carefully.  Some of the sessions are open to all participants, and others are closed sessions for only MURSD participants. 

For additional details about the day go to:  March 11 PD Day Information
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Friday, March 11 • 9:10am - 11:15am
Session 1 and 2: Assessment in the Art Program

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The MURSD Visual Art department will share and score K-12 Visual Art Common Assessment work, which is phase 3 of our year-long process.  

(This is a limited collaboration, open only to MURSD Visual Art educators.)

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Kevin Campbell

Teacher, Mendon-Upton Reg. School Dist.
Kevin is veteran public school teacher with a history of of instructing multi-modal classes. He is also the director/mentor of the Camper Discipleship Program at Camp Berea; a program for students aged 14-17 which focuses on leadership training and character development.
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Alison Clish

Teacher, Nipmuc Regional High School
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Jonathan Hansen

Art Teacher, Mendon-Upton Regional School District
I am a seasoned Art Teacher who seeks to inspire my students in the MURSD to love and appreciate Visual Art as a core subject and challenge them through fun and engaging lessons and artistic exercises. I believe that any child can learn to develop an appreciation for the arts and... Read More →

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Alice Gentili

Visual Art Educator, Mendon Upton Regional School District
Alice Gentili is a Visual Art Educator and Department Chair in the Mendon-Upton Regional School District. She is an Apple Teacher, a Google Certified Educator and Lifelong Maker, using iPads in the art classroom to design for 3D printing, digital art, media art, and the Google Suite... Read More →

Friday March 11, 2016 9:10am - 11:15am EST
Nipmuc Art Classroom

Attendees (4)