Friday, January 20, 2017

Post Board Meeting Agendas, January 24, 2017

PLEASE NOTE:

·         Closed Session Agenda—Tuesday, January 24, 2017, 3:00 p.m., Room 2249
Open and Closed Session Meeting Information: https://www.sandiegounified.org/board-meeting-information  

·         Regular Meeting Agenda—Tuesday, January 24, 2017, 5:30 p.m., Auditorium
BoardDocs Agenda Link: http://www.boarddocs.com/ca/sandi/Board.nsf/goto?open&id=AC3SGQ71437D          

Please forward to staff and as appropriate, print agendas and post in a prominent, publicly accessible location at your site.


Please refer to the below links for upcoming meetings, agendas, and minutes of the board advisory committees:

·         Audit and Finance: https://www.sandiegounified.org/node/528

·         CAC: General Membershiphttps://www.sandiegounified.org/cac-2016-17-general-meeting-schedule-and-information; and Executive Boardhttps://www.sandiegounified.org/cac-2016-17-executive-meeting-schedule-and-information 

·         CTEAC: https://www.sandiegounified.org/cteac-2016-17-meeting-schedule-and-information

·         CSFC: https://www.sandiegounified.org/csfc-2016-meetings-schedule       

·         DAC: General Membershiphttps://www.sandiegounified.org/dac-2016-17-general-meeting-schedule-and-information; and Executive Boardhttps://www.sandiegounified.org/dac-2016-17-executive-meeting-schedule-and-information 

·         DELAC: General Membership and Executive Boardhttps://www.sandiegounified.org/delac-2016-17-meeting-schedule-and-information  

·         ICOC: https://www.sandiegounified.org/icoc-meeting

Thank you.

 

Melissa Hudson

Confidential Administrative Assistant II

Board of Education

4100 Normal Street, Room 2231

San Diego, CA 92103-2682

Office: (619) 725-5550

Fax: (619) 297-5624

mmabe2@sandi.net

"The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives." - Robert M. Hutchins

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Wednesday, January 18, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY: 13th Annual Teen Iron Chef Competition

Media Advisory from the San Diego Unified School District, January 18, 2017

 

13th Annual Teen Iron Chef Competition

 

WHAT: Tofu? Tarragon?  Wasabi? What is the secret ingredient? Find out at the 13th Annual Teen Iron Chef Competition. San Diego Unified School District Culinary Arts and Management students battle each other in preparing a three-course meal that incorporates the secret ingredient. Celebrity judges include:

- Harris Golden, President of the San Diego Pretzel Company

- Chef Bernard Guillas, The Marine Room | La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club | Executive Chef;

- Chef Ken Irvine, Bleu Boheme & Sea 180 | Owner and Partner;

- Chef Deborah Scott, Cohn Restaurant Group | Partner; 

- Chef Larry Lewis, San Diego Culinary Institute Program Director | Senior Executive Chef;

- Chef Jim Phillips, SYSCO Business Development | Culinary Specialist;

- Nicole Treadaway, The Art Institute of California - San Diego | Dining Room Operations Manager.

 

The competition is supported by the San Diego County Chapter of the California Restaurant Association and based on the Iron Chef America Series on the Food Network.

 

WHO: San Diego Chapter of the California Restaurant Association; Art Institute of California – San Diego; San Diego Unified School District Office of College, Career and Technical Education; Schools: Hoover, Garfield, Madison, Mira Mesa, San Diego and Morse high school students

 

WHEN: Thursday, January 19, 2017 (rain or shine)

3:30 p.m. – Students arrive to set up; introduction of judges; announcement of secret ingredient

3:40 p.m. to 6:15 pm – One-hour timed competition including all cutting, mixing and food preparation; teams begin in 15-minute intervals

4:50 p.m. – First team presents to judges; presentations every 15 minutes

6:30 p.m. – Announcement of winning team

 

WHERE: The Art Institute of California - San Diego, 7650 Mission Valley Rd, San Diego, CA 92108, (866) 275-2422

Media parking will be available in main lot. 

 

VISUALS:  High school students in the heat of competition cooking and serving meals, judges evaluating meals, winning team awards ceremony.

 

SPEAKERS/INTERVIEWS: Students, teachers, celebrity judges.  (Spanish as well)

 

BACKGROUND: Teen Iron Chef is in its 13th year. The competition allows students to experience competitive cooking and based the San Diego Unified School District’s competition on the Iron Chef America Series on the Food Network.

 

Students are able to work on their ideas, go shopping, portion their protein and measure any dry or liquid ingredients the day before the event.  They are not allowed to do any actual cooking, pre-making dough, or premixing ingredients ahead of time. On the day of the competition, they will be presented with a secret ingredient that must be incorporated into at least one of their three courses. They are allowed to have their recipes or prep-list at the station during the competition. 

 

To keep the competition fresh and to not give any team an advantage, the secret ingredient changes every year. Some of the secret ingredients from previous years include calamari, brie, balsamic vinegar, prosciutto, cantaloupe and tofu. 

 

CONTACT: Lance Larson | Office of College Career & Technical Education | 619-548-1166

 

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Thursday, January 12, 2017

Post Notice of Special Meetings, January 31, 2017

PLEASE NOTE:

Notice and Call of Special Meetings as follows:

·         Special Closed Session—Tuesday, January 31, 2017, 4:00 p.m.
Open and Closed Session Meeting Information: https://www.sandiegounified.org/meeting-information

·         Special, Open (Public) Session—Tuesday, January 31, 2017, 6:00 p.m.
Meeting Information: https://www.sandiegounified.org/board-meeting-information

Please forward to staff and as appropriate, print and post notice in a prominent, publicly accessible location at your site.

Thank you.

 

 

Josefina Viorato

Confidential Administrative Assistant II

Board Services Office

4100 Normal Street, Room 2231

San Diego, CA  92103

( (619) 725-5551-Direct

( (619) 725-5550-Office

7 (619) 297-5624-Fax

* jviorato@sandi.net

 

 

 

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, you are a leader.” – John Quincy Adams

 

Post Notice of Time Change to Regular Meetings, January 24, 2017

PLEASE NOTE:

Notice of Change of Time for Regular Meetings as follows:

·         Regular Closed Session—Tuesday, January 24, 2017; start time changed from 3:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.  

·         Regular Meeting—Tuesday, January 24, 2017; start time changed from 5:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Open and Closed Session Meeting Information
: https://www.sandiegounified.org/board-meeting-information

Please forward to staff and as appropriate, print notice and post in a prominent, publicly accessible location at your site. 

Thank you.

 

Josefina Viorato

Confidential Administrative Assistant II

Board Services Office

4100 Normal Street, Room 2231

San Diego, CA  92103

( (619) 725-5551-Direct

( (619) 725-5550-Office

7 (619) 297-5624-Fax

* jviorato@sandi.net

 

 

 

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, you are a leader.” – John Quincy Adams

 

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

NEWS RELEASE: Madison High School football program to be honored for excellence by San Diego Unified School District’s Board of Education; Coach Rick Jackson Nominated by San Diego Chargers for Prestigious Don Shula NFL High School Coach of the Year Award

News Release from the San Diego Unified School District, Jan. 10, 2017

 

Madison High School football program to be honored for excellence by San Diego Unified School District's Board of Education; Coach Rick Jackson nominated by the San Diego Chargers for prestigious Don Shula NFL High School Coach of the Year Award

 

SAN DIEGO (Jan. 10, 2017) – At today's Board of Education meeting, the San Diego Unified School District Board of Trustees will vote on a proclamation celebrating the Madison High School Warhawks football program. Introduced by Trustee John Lee Evans, the proclamation notes the team's commitment to succeed both on and off the field. After a dedicated season of hard work, the Warhawks earned a 21-17 victory over San Jose Valley Christian School during the Dec. 16, 2016 Division 2-AA CIF state championship game.

 

Recognizing Madison's Coach Rick Jackson for his transformative leadership and commitment to his athletes, the San Diego Chargers nominated Jackson for the national Don Shula NFL High School Coach of the Year Award, named after the winningest coach in NFL history. Jackson led the Madison High Warhawks to an 11-2 season. The winner of the coveted High School Coach of the Year title will be awarded $25,000 by the NFL Foundation, $15,000 of which will go to the high school football program. The victor will be announced on January 29 during the third quarter of the 2017 Pro Bowl. 

 

The San Diego Unified School District's Board of Education meeting begins at 5 p.m., and is held in the Eugene Brucker Education Center Auditorium located at 4100 Normal Street in San Diego, CA.

 

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Contact: Shari Winet, Communications Director, 619-725-5568, swinet@sandi.net

 

www.sandiegounified.org

Facebook – www.facebook.com/sandiegounified

Twitter - @sdschools

Instagram - sandiegounified

Monday, January 9, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY: District high school students to get real world photography experience, lessons through Photo 360

Media Advisory from the San Diego Unified School District, Jan. 9, 2017

District high school students to get real world photography experience, lessons through Photo 360

WHAT: Photo 360 will provide a real world photography experience to over 150 district high school photography students on January 10, 2017. The event will include multiple photography workshops led by the San Diego City College photography professors and staff. Every high school student will have a DSLR digital camera and will rotate through four professional photo studio workshops during the day. Students will have the opportunity to photograph various people and objects including professional fashion models, In addition, students will be exposed to a variety of current photographic techniques as well as traditional film and darkroom processing methods. Photo 360 will allow students to experience competitive photography in a professional environment in the new state-of-the-art photography studios at San Diego City College.

WHO: San Diego City College and San Diego Unified School District:
Schools: Morse, Mira Mesa, Lincoln, SCPA, Twain, Serra, La Jolla, Point Loma and Patrick Henry. Corporations: Nelson Photo Supplies, Monica Royal Macroworks, Canon, Panasonic, Sigma, Tamron, and Fuji.

WHEN: Tuesday, January 10, 2017 (rain or shine)
- 8:30 AM to 9:00 AM Welcome and Introductions (1st Floor Auditorium)
- 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM Photo Workshop #1 ( Fashion Models)
- 10:10 AM to 11:10 AM Photo Workshop # 2 ( Marco Photography)
- 11:20 to 12:00 PM Exhibit Hall (Lunch)
- 12:10 AM to 1:10 PM Photo Workshop # 3 (Painting with Light)
- 1:20 PM to 2:20 PM Photo Workshop # 4 ( Film Lab and Darkroom Experience)

WHERE: San Diego City College - Downtown San Diego, 1081 16th St, San Diego, CA 92101
(Building- V101 CTC 5th floor) Note: Building V101 CTC entrance is located at the corner of 16th and C Street

VISUALS: High school photography students will be actively photographing fashion models, objects, and working in several professional high tech photography studios throughout the day. Students will be led by City College photography professors and professional photographers. This event is a high energy fast paced venue. Visuals will include: The new state-of-the-art photography studios, lighting equipment, professional models, macro photography, hundreds of student photographers, exhibit hall, darkrooms, classrooms and photo galleries.

SPEAKERS/INTERVIEWS: Students, teachers, college professors and local photography business. (Spanish as well)

BACKGROUND: Photo 360 is designed to provide students with a real world experience in professional photography at one of the leading college programs in San Diego. San Diego Unified School District, San Diego City College District and Nelson Photo Supplies have come together to promote the art and passion of photography to high school students. In addition to this unique opportunity, resources and information will be provided to students who wish to pursue post-secondary education and careers within the world of photography.

CONTACT: Greg Quirin, CCTE, 619-961-5989, gquirin@sandi.net

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Friday, January 6, 2017

Post Board Meeting Agendas, January 10, 2017

PLEASE NOTE:

·         Closed Session Agenda—Tuesday, January 10, 2017, 3:30 p.m., Room 2249
Open and Closed Session Meeting Information: https://www.sandiegounified.org/board-meeting-information  

·         Regular Meeting Agenda—Tuesday, January 10, 2017, 5:00 p.m., Auditorium
BoardDocs Agenda Link: http://www.boarddocs.com/ca/sandi/Board.nsf/goto?open&id=AC3S3J70AB13              

Please forward to staff and as appropriate, print agendas and post in a prominent, publicly accessible location at your site.


Please refer to the below links for upcoming meetings, agendas, and minutes of the board advisory committees:

·         Audit and Finance: https://www.sandiegounified.org/node/528

·         CAC: General Membershiphttps://www.sandiegounified.org/cac-2016-17-general-meeting-schedule-and-information; and Executive Boardhttps://www.sandiegounified.org/cac-2016-17-executive-meeting-schedule-and-information 

·         CTEAC: https://www.sandiegounified.org/cteac-2016-17-meeting-schedule-and-information

·         CSFC: https://www.sandiegounified.org/csfc-2016-meetings-schedule       

·         DAC: General Membershiphttps://www.sandiegounified.org/dac-2016-17-general-meeting-schedule-and-information; and Executive Boardhttps://www.sandiegounified.org/dac-2016-17-executive-meeting-schedule-and-information 

·         DELAC: General Membership and Executive Boardhttps://www.sandiegounified.org/delac-2016-17-meeting-schedule-and-information  

·         ICOC: https://www.sandiegounified.org/icoc-meeting

Thank you.

 

Josefina Viorato

Confidential Administrative Assistant II

Board Services Office

4100 Normal Street, Room 2231

San Diego, CA  92103

( (619) 725-5551

7 (619) 297-5624

* jviorato@sandi.net

 

 

 

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, you are a leader.” – John Quincy Adams