Program Visit Schedule

As part of the review process, Beth Steenwyk will visit each center program to observe multiple aspects of the schools and speak with administrators and staff.

Visit Protocol

  • Visitors Arrive Between 7:45-8:15 AM dependent on school start time
  • Observe Beginning of School Day Routines
  • 60 Minute Dialogue with Building Principal (Principal may choose to include staff member representation in discussion). Dialogue will be guided by a set of questions related to program functions, building culture, school wide practices, curriculum/instruction/assessment practices & processes, IEP processes, personnel roles, data usage, use of technology, program strengths, needs and areas of improvement, challenges, etc.
  • Program Walk Through and Classroom Observations (team will use an observation tool based on a variety of observation rubrics and revised by Kent ISD staff)
  • Observe End of School Day Routines
  • Staff invited to meet with Beth Steenwyk after students have left for the day
  • Visitors Depart Between 3:30-4:30 PM dependent on school ending time

Visit Schedule

10.8.18 AM only
Grand Rapids Oral Deaf - Visit conducted by Beth Steenwyk & Paul Dymowski

10.8.18 PM only
Home and Community - Visit conducted by Beth Steenwyk & Paul Dymowski

10.18.18 10am-2pm
Campus ECSE - Visit conducted by Beth Steenwyk & Paul Dymowski

10.23.18 All Day
Lincoln Developmental Center - Visit conducted by Beth Steenwyk, Paul Dymowski, Kindy Segovia, Alissa Hofstee, Suzanna Ruskusky

10.24.18 All Day
Pine Grove - Visit conducted by Beth Steenwyk, Paul Dymowski, Kindy Segovia, Alissa Hofstee, Suzanna Ruskusky

10.25.18 All Day
Lincoln School – Visit conducted by Beth Steenwyk, Paul Dymowski, Kindy Segovia, Alissa Hofstee, Suzanna Ruskusky

10.29.18 All Day
KEC Oakleigh – Visit conducted by Beth Steenwyk, Paul Dymowski, Kindy Segovia, Alissa Hofstee, Suzanna Ruskusky

10.30.18 All Day
KEC Beltline – Visit conducted by Beth Steenwyk, Paul Dymowski, Kindy Segovia, Alissa Hofstee, Suzanna Ruskusky

11.1.18 All Day
Community Transition Center – Visit conducted by Beth Steenwyk, Paul Dymowski, Kindy Segovia, Alissa Hofstee, Suzanna Ruskusky