Finding Your Best Energy

It goes without saying that educators give their all to their craft. They are able to bring the best out of their students and...

Great Thinking Thursday: November 21

This edition of Great Thinking Thursday features: A Genuine Message of Gratitude GT Guiding Coalition Update from Leaders Rhonda Stowe (Greenwood Forest), Kristi Moore...

Evaluation and ARD Specialist: Their Role in the Special Education Evaluation

Evaluation and ARD Specialists (EAS) serve many roles in the identification, development, and support of students in special education. As teachers work with students...

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Community Connections: JustServe & KFHS Food Pantry

Klein Forest HS and the Houston Food Bank host a food pantry every week that serves all families in the community. Each Thursday, more...

The Happiness Treadmill

I’ll be happy once I get that promotion...I’ll be happy after I get married...I’ll be happy when I can buy a bigger house...and on...

Student Dashboard Access From Home

When students access the dashboard from home, they may be prompted to sign-in a second time. This second sign-in will require students to put...

P2P United Multicultural Event Needs You!

Saturday, December 14th, from 12:00-4:00 pm, the EL Guiding Coalition and Multilingual Department will sponsor the 2nd Annual P2P United Multicultural Event at Klein...

1920s Radio Show

Every history teacher likes to hear the comment, “That is so crazy, I did not know that!” in their classroom. That was what I...

Dear Student: Spoken Word Poem

Read a little something different in this spoken word poem addressed to students, about inspiring them, helping them grow, believing in their dreams, and...

KISD LSSPs Encourage All to “Find Your Focus” for School Psychology Appreciation Week

Klein, TX & Bethesda, MD—The National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) has designated November 11-15, 2019, as National School Psychology Awareness (& Appreciation!) Week...

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Great Thinking Thursday – Nov. 14, 2019

Grateful for your continued hard work, dedication, and efforts to meet the needs of EVERY learner in Klein ISD, we share this week’s edition...

Embrace Your Calling

From the moment most of us knew the word, we have been asking WHY. Toddlers use it daily for every request their parents make,...

All It Takes is a Hug

She looked up at me, tear-soaked eyes and all, and said “hug?” In that moment I realized that sometimes all it takes is a...

Building a Path to College

In the Path elective, students participate in college research to help them better understand the various options...

Great Thinking Thursday: November 7

This edition of Great Thinking Thursday includes: • Building Community with Gifted Learners through...

Bring Out the Best in Yourself, Others & All Situations

BRING OUT… THE BEST IN YOURSELF, THE BEST IN OTHERS, AND THE BEST IN ALL SITUATIONS -The Holdsworth Team  Developing Personal Leadership During our most recent session with Holdsworth, Liz City,...

Calling all Student Imagineers and Innovators!

The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) and JASON Learning are sponsoring a video and poster contest to bring awareness to the positive impact...

The Trifecta of Success: Where Behavior Meets Academics

When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionable. -Walt Disney What you will find in this series of articles...

Great Thinking Thursday: October 31

This edition of Great Thinking Thursday includes: Resources for Gifted teachers to encourage critical thinking Understanding and meeting the challenge of 2e learners Taking...

Cooking Connections!

Kaiser Elementary gladly collaborated with Harris County Public Health to provide the community with a series of four nutrition workshops. The workshops are a...

Celebrating White Cane Day in Klein ISD

On October 15th, the teachers and students in the Vision Impaired Program celebrated White Cane Day. Students made mini canes to share with teachers...

Teams vs. Groups

My first week of the Holdsworth Leadership Program left me with great ideas to reflect upon. One of the topics discussed to help me...

Schoology and Google Drive Assignments

The Google Drive Assignments feature in Schoology allows teachers to assign Google Docs, Slideshows, Spreadsheets, and Drawings directly from Schoology. When a student opens...

The Trifecta of Success: Where Behavior Meets Academics

If you can dream it, you can do it. -Walt Disney What you will find in this series of articles is that ALL the teachers we...

Great Thinking Thursday: October 24

This amazing Great Thinking Thursday newsletter is full of great goodies for teachers at levels of learning! Wunderlich 8th Grade History Teacher Katherine Abbott...

Nearpod Immersive Reader Is Now Available

Nearpod now has an immersive reader that you can use with your students. With this integration, students can: Leverage text to speech capabilities Adjust...

Occupational Therapy Tips & Tricks Spooktacular Edition

Get the most out of Halloween with these tips and tricks!

Multilingual Fall Conference: Did You Know?

The Multilingual Fall Conference is right around the corner. It will take place on November 9th at KMPC from 8:30 to 3:30. At the...

Uncovering Families’ Funds of Knowledge

On October 10th McDougle Elementary hosted a parent-led workshop called “Edible Bouquets.” This workshop was opened to the entire Klein Forest family of schools...

The Trifecta of Success: Where Behavior Meets Academics

It's kind of fun to do the impossible. -Walt Disney You are probably wondering, who are these people writing this article and what do they do?...

Augmentative & Alternative Communication Awareness Month

October is International AAC Awareness Month. The goal is to raise awareness of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) and to inform the public about...

The Will to Reflect

It is no secret that as a teacher you will put more time into your craft than you originally thought as you sat in...

Great Thinking Thursday: October 17

This edition of Great Thinking Thursday includes: National Association for Gifted Children Differentiated Instruction Statement Blended Learning Achievement Success in a Washington DC High...

New Digital Learning Tools for Students

We have two new learning tools that EVERY student should add to their personal toolkit. They are both Google extensions that can be added...