Advisory Team Members Needed

District Advisories Seeking Team Members
Posted on 10/12/2021
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As the name implies, school advisory teams are small groups of advisors who work together to service a specific group of students. These educational teams are made up of committed experts and parents that help deliver their breadth and depth of knowledge and experience for the development of students in Carson City.

Within the Carson City School District, there are four specific advisory teams including Gifted And Talented Education (GATE), Math, English Learners (EL) and English Language Arts (ELA). These advisory teams meet quarterly throughout the school year.

Community members, stakeholders, various school personnel, parents and in some cases students are sought to help these advisory teams gather feedback for future development and build practices to benefit the specific group of students. Please refer to the contact, meeting dates and times for the below advisory teams.

Gifted And Talented Education (GATE) Advisory

Contact is Joanna Kaiser at jkaiser@carson.k12.nv.us. The team will meet next in person, from 10:00-11:30 a.m., in Room 2 at the Gleason Professional Development Center (PDC), 604 West Musser Street on the following dates:

  • December 10
  • February 25
  • May 6

Math Advisory

Contact is Dr. Carolyn Cook at cdcook@carson.k12.nv.us. The team will meet next, via Zoom from 3:30-4:45 p.m. on the following dates:

  • November 18
  • February 3
  • April 28

English Learners (EL) Advisory

Contact is Dr. Tanya Scott at tscott@carson.k12.nv.us. The team will meet next in person at Empire Elementary School, 1260 Monte Rosa Drive, and via Zoom from 3:45 to 5:00 p.m. on the following dates:

  • October 13
  • January 12
  • March 9
  • May 4

English Language Arts (ELA) Advisory

Contact is Ronda Wallace at rwallace@carson.k12.nv.us. The team will next meet from 3:30-4:30 p.m. via Zoom on the following dates:

  • November 8
  • January 31
  • May 2