February 2019 Programs

February 8th meeting will be held at Elsie’s Restaurant at 7:30 a.m.


February 1, 2019 — Gina Meinertz, elementary principal at Caledonia Elementary School, updated the club on efforts at school.

— Ed Vision funding has been obtained for 2 1/2 years through a grant.  A coach will be coming to meet with the leadership team.  They promote education based on the needs of the child.

— HOPE survey for staff and students is taken a few times/year.

— Project Based Learning — PLC set goals of learning for themselves.  In 3rd – 5th grades, it is used for humanities and for STEM.

— Co-Teaching — We partner with Winona State University to have student teachers.  Gina and Mary Morem observe them.  Our teachers have training in co-teaching to work with the student teachers.  They begin teaching as soon as they arrive.

— There is a Wellness Counselor in the elementary school now.  This person helps kids deal with trauma.

Gina Meinertz, Caledonia Elementary School Principal

Gina Meinertz, Caledonia Elementary School Principal









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