- Louisiana State Improvement Grant (LaSIG) Melanie Lemoine, Ph.D. Co-Director Summer Whitmore, Ph.D. Coordinator Session 16 A 12:45 (July 9) Session 16.
Louisiana State Improvement Grant (LaSIG) Melanie Lemoine, Ph.D. Co-Director Summer Whitmore, Ph.D. Coordinator Session 16 A 12:45 (July 9) Session 16.
Louisiana State Improvement Grant (LaSIG)Melanie Lemoine, Ph.D.Co-DirectorSummer Whitmore, Ph.D.CoordinatorSession 16 A 12:45 (July 9)Session 16 B 12:45 (July 10)BackgroundFunded in 2006 through IDEA $1.5 million a year for 5 years4 Main Goals:Improve systems of service delivery at the state levelImprove systems of service delivery at the district levelImprove systems of service delivery at the campus levelImprove systems of service delivery at the individual levelOverviewFocus work through general education initiativesSupport School and District Improvement TeamsDistricts provided allocation to support improvement effortsSigned MOU5/05WestFelicianaWashingtonSt. TammanyTangipahoaSt.HelenaLivingston CoupeePt.EastAvoyellesEBRW.IbervilleRSD St. JohnSt.St. Charles St. BernardPlaqueminesJeffersonAscensionSt.JamessAssumptionLafourcheSt.MaryTerrebonneBeauregardAllenCalcasieuCameronJeffersonDavisEvangelineSt. LandryAcadiaVermilion LafayetteSt.MartinIberiaVernonRapidesWinnGrantLaSalleCatahoula ConcordiaCaldwellNatchitochesCaddoBossierRedRiverDeSoto SabineWebsterBienvilleClaiborneLincolnJacksonUnionMorehouseOuachitaRichlandFranklinTensasMadisonCarrollWestEast Carroll LaSIG 2 Districts 2008-200914 DistrictsAssumption EBR Rapides LivingstonCaddo Calcasieu Effective ComponentsData-driven Decision MakingProfessional DevelopmentFamily/Community/School PartnershipsOn-going SupportSchool Level SupportDistrict Level SupportDistrict Level Support5 Year PlanIdentified improvement initiative based on dataFamily SupportThree tired process for interventions (both academic and behavior)Universal Design for LearningJob-Embedded Professional DevelopmentDisproportionalitySchool Level SupportSupport local school improvement teamsDriven by school improvement planData-Driven Decision MakingReports Generated for Each Campus to Track OUTCOMES: PLACEMENTATTENDANCEBEHAVIORPERFORMANCEEXIT DROPOUT, GRADUATIONProfessional DevelopmentSIG DayJob-embeddedBased on dataLimited amount of conferences No sit and getFamily EngagementFocus for all districtsFamily Facilitator to support each district.5 FTE (At least)Serve as Goodwill Ambassador Support family engagement at the school and district levelOutcomesGeneral Education PlacementOutcomesSelf Contained PlacementOutcomesODRsOutcomesODRsOutcomesPerformanceOutcomesPerformanceStaffEvelyn Johnson Co-Director (DOE)Melanie Lemoine Co-Director (LSU)Summer Whitmore Coordinator (LSU)Monica Ballay Evaluator (LSU)Kay Marcel Family Coordinator Marcil Seals Site LiaisonHelen Moses Site LiaisonPamdora Williams Site LiaisonToni BennettPlease complete evaluationsMelanie Lemoine, Ph.D., Co-DirectorSummer Whitmore, Ph.D., CoordinatorSession 16 A 12:45 (July 9)Session 16 B 12:45 (July 10)Contact InformationMelanie Lemoine (504) firstname.lastname@example.org Summer Whitmore(225) email@example.com www.lasig2.org *