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2015-16 PDS Alliance Calendar 

Week of August 10 First day of Fall Student Teaching Student Interns report when schools do
8/17/15 Student Teaching Orientation
Elementary and UEC
JRP 150 – 8:30 – Noon JRP 150
PDS students – 11:30 – noon JRP 201
9/24/15 PDS Executive Council Meeting KU Edwards Campus – 8:30am – noon
BEST building – room 335
10/10-10/13 KU Fall Break

Student Teachers/Practicums follow their school schedule not the KU fall break.

10/16/15 Last Day of Fall Student Teaching  
10/19/15 PDS Kick-Off Event

Starside Elementary  4:30pm – 6:00pm
Light dinner will be served
All Schools and spring interns invited.

10/26/15 First Day for spring visits PDS spring placements report to schools
11/4/15 Education Career Day Lawrence KU Union – 12:30-3:00pm
PDS students to attend this function
11/12/15 PDS Executive Council Meeting De Soto USD 232 Board Office
8:30am – noon
12/11/15 Last day of Fall Semester classes

Last day for PDS Interns at spring schools

1/4/16 Spring assignments start except UEC
All PDS students report to their schools
the first day back as teachers do.
2/25/16 PDS Executive Council Meeting KU Edwards Campus- 8:30am – noon
BEST building – room 335
3/8/16 KU Education Interview Day Lawrence KU Union – all students excused
from student teaching to attend interviews
3/14-3/20 KU Spring Break                PDS students follow school/district spring break
4/14/16 PDS Executive Council Meeting Lawrence – KU Continuing Ed. Bldg.
8:30am- noon
4/29/16 KU Interns last day at PDS sites

Spring interns complete student teaching

You might be interested in our PDS Executive Council Meeting Minutes.

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Canise Salinas, at John F. Kennedy elementary school in KCK

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