Are You Effectively Utilizing Each FTE?

FTE is the common abbreviation for “full time equivalent.” Each teacher is considered a 1.0 or full-time professional staff member. In some districts, administrators, school counselors or social workers, librarians, and resource teachers are included in the same count.   Either as requested by the principal or pre-determined by the superintendent, school schedules are based…

What are the Common Factors in Creating Any K-12 Schedule?

INTRODUCTION: Although there are significant differences between K-5 or 6, 6-8 and 9-12 master schedules, there clearly are similarities or common threads. Although curriculum guidelines differ level to level, the purpose of each master schedule is constant – to serve as the delivery system. The bottom line in any schedule is student achievement, including remediation…