2012-13 Instructional Strategy Team Grants

Instructional Strategy:
Confidence Coaching

Coach:
Kelly VanAllen: Pine Grove School, Orcutt Union School District

Team Members:
Cindy Maloney: Pine Grove School, Orcutt Union School District
Amy Burns: Ontiveros School, Santa Maria-Bonita School District
Michael Zarling: Taylor School, Santa Maria-Bonita School District

Business Partners:
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Instructional Strategy: 
Focus: The Elimination of Distractions through Organization

Coach: 
Tammie Castillo Shiffer: Pioneer Valley High School, Santa Maria Jt. Union High School District

Team Members:
Michelle Allen, Kristina Duran, Joshua Ostini: Pioneer Valley High School, Santa Maria Jt. Union High School District
Barbara Johnston, Patricia Wagner: Santa Maria High School, Santa Maria Jt. Union High School District

Business Partner:

Instructional Strategy: 
Four Strategies to Increase Student Independent Reading Motivation

Coach: 
Miguel Gonzales: Santa Maria High School, Santa Maria Jt. Union High School District

Team Members:
Erin Galeria, Matthew Markstone: Santa Maria High School, Santa Maria Jt. Union High School District

Business Partner:
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Instructional Strategy: 
Grants for Symbiotic Relationships: Students, Nonprofits, and Funding: Thriving Through Partnerships

Coach: 
LeeAnne DelRio: Righetti High School, Santa Maria Jt. Union High School District

Team Members:
Michael Daniels: Olive Grove Charter School, Los Olivos School District
Danny Dearborn: Pioneer Valley High School, Santa Maria Jt. Union High School District
Laura Branch: Righetti High School, Santa Maria Jt. Union High School District

Business Partner:

Instructional Strategy: 
H.O.W.L. – Happy Opportunities with Literature

Coach: 
Patsy Mitchell: Taylor School, Santa Maria-Bonita School District

Team Members:
Cheryl Spence: Benjamin Foxen School, Blochman Union School District
Theresa Shelley: Santa Ynez School, College School District
Kelly LeMay, Kristen Lohr, Jessica Rivera: Taylor School, Santa Maria-Bonita School District

Business Partners:

Instructional Strategy: 
I Learned it all in Preschool

Coach: 
Laura Ishikawa: Teacher on Special Assignment, SBCEO Special Education

Team Members:
Donna Beal: Joe Nightingale School, Orcutt Union School District
Penelope Joaquin: Adam School, Santa Maria-Bonita School District
Fatima Landeros: Sanchez State Preschool, Santa Maria-Bonita School District
Sharie Bostwick: De Colores State Preschool Program, SBCEO Child Development Programs
Rosalinda Fletes: La Honda State Preschool, SBCEO Child Development Programs
Rebecca Atkinson: Tanglewood/Buena Vista Head Start, SBCEO Special Education
Kana Thomason: Valley Preschool, SBCEO Special Education

Business Partner:
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Instructional Strategy: 
Interactive Notebooks: Feeling creative …bring it on!

Coach: 
Sonya Morris: Arellanes Jr. High School, Santa Maria-Bonita School District

Team Members:
Lorna Glenn, Toni Roberts, Annette Shimamura: Santa Ynez School, College School District
Christopher Felix: Arellanes Jr. High School, Santa Maria-Bonita School District
Lisa Olivares: Oakley School, Santa Maria-Bonita School District
Melissa Espiritu: Ontiveros School, Santa Maria-Bonita School District
Ingrid Flores: Taylor School, Santa Maria-Bonita School District

Business Partner:

Instructional Strategy: 
Thinking Routines: Promoting Critical, Creative, and Reflective Thinkers

Coach: 
Jennifer Wilson: Montecito Union School, Montecito Union School District

Team Members:
Jean Gradias: Cold Spring School, Cold Spring School District
Jen Elliott: Santa Ynez School, College School District
Sigi Scigliano: Mountain View School, Goleta Union School District
Elizabeth Scott: Monte Vista School, Hope School District
Jeff Linder: Montecito Union School, Montecito Union School District
Lindsay Kurtz: Solvang School, Solvang School District

Business Partners:


Instructional Strategy: 
Quick Quizzes to Show What You Know

Coach: 
Therese Brady: Arellanes Elementary School, Santa Maria-Bonita School District

Team Members:
Tino Aleman: Mary Buren School, Guadalupe Union School District
Lynda Gordon: Miguelito School, Lompoc Unified School District
Denyse Cole, Jennifer Engel: Arellanes Elementary School, Santa Maria-Bonita School District
Andrew Barton, Nicole Brady-Barton: Ontiveros School, Santa Maria-Bonita School District
Steven Clark: Sanchez School, Santa Maria-Bonita School District

Business Partners:

Instructional Strategy:
Reaching the Common Core with Technology and Formative Assessments

Coach: 
Pamela Rickard: Lompoc Valley Middle School, Lompoc Unified School District

Team Members:
Tania Litwiler, Shelly Vernon, Emily Wilson: Lompoc Valley Middle School, Lompoc Unified School District
Julia Pustizzi, Veronica Tadeo: Fesler Jr. High School, Santa Maria-Bonita School District

Business Partner: 
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