• “Come Together” Parody  |  SBLSD Staff Choir  |  Convocation 2019

    This Staff Choir performance is too fun and creative to not share with our community. To help non-educators understand some of the education jargon, check out the glossary at the bottom of this page. Words with an * will be defined. :) Turn up the volume and enjoy!

    LYRICS

    Here comes a new year We’re at

    Convocation We got

    Lotsa learnin’

    We meet for PLCs*

    Got to be on our game We can do

    This with ease


    We all do TPEP* create

    common assessments rubrics,

    SBAC* testing Schedules

    always changing

    Come to your conference with me

    One thing I can tell you we support

    IEPs*

    Come together, right now
    SBLSD

     

    We got those snow days, We can

    do book studies We know

    How to scaffold We’re one

    Great big fam’ly We got

    Danielson’s 4 domains*

    Explicit Instruction* Vision 2020*

    Come together, right now

    SBLSD

     

    We’re thankful for bus drivers

    Mechanics, maint’nance, paras

    Counseling, Nurses, IT

    Custodians and school board

    Support staff, and Nutrition, too

    Got to have our admin

    They support me and you

    Come together, right now

    SBLSD 

    (fade out music)

    Come together, yeah 

    Come together, yeah 

    Come together, yeah 

    Come together, yeah 

    Come together, yeah 

    Come together, yeah 

    Come together, yeah 

    Come together, yeah 

    Come together, yeah

     



    GLOSSARY

    PLC: Professional Learning Community

    TPEP: Teacher/Principal Evaluation Program

    SBAC: Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium 

    IEP: Individualized Education Program

    Danielson 4 Domains: Instructional practice organized into the four domains of Planning and Preparation, The Classroom Environment, Instruction, and Professional Responsibilities

    Explicit Instruction: Instruction that is systematic, direct, engaging and success-oriented

    VISION 2020: Title of SBLSD’s strategic plan