STMA Teaching & Learning Department

STMA Teaching & Learning Department

Director of Teaching & Learning

Director of Teaching & Learning

Teri Johnson
Director of Teaching & Learning
763-497-6531
763-497-3180 Ext 5531
terij@stma.k12.mn.us

Responsible for providing leadership, coordination, and organization for Teaching & Learning Department staff, oversight of Federal Title Grants, management and implementation of MN Legislative and Federal ESSA requirements, organizing and leading district outreach committees designed for teacher, parent, student, and community input, and communicating district improvement initiatives and results.

Advisory Committees
- District Advisory Committee
English Learner Programs
-Grades K-12
Federal Title Grants
- Title I - Fieldstone Elem & St Michael Elem Interventions
- Title II - District Staff Development
- Title III - District English Learners
High Potential Programs
- Grades 3-8 Student ID
- Acceleration Requests
Staff Development
- District Staff Development Coordination
- St. Mary's Course Offerings
World's Best Workforce
- I. Student Achievement Goals
- III. Assessing & Evaluating Curriculum, Instruction, & Staff Development
- IV. Strategies for Improving Instruction & Curriculum
- V. Meeting Academic Needs of High Performing Students

Curriculum Coordinator

Curriculum Coordinator

Shari Ledahl
Curriculum Coordinator
763-497-3180 Ext 5536
sharilynl@stma.k12.mn.us

Responsible for curriculum and instruction of the district. The Curriculum Director will assist with the implementation and coordination of the District’s curriculum.

Curriculum
- K-12 Curriculum Review
- Curriculum Maps
- Curriculum Capital Outlay
- MCCC
- MN Student Survey
- Reports
Mentorship
- District Mentorship Committe
- New Teacher Workshop
- New Teacher Study Groups
World's Best Workforce

- III. Assessing & Evaluating Curriculum, Instruction, & Staff Development
- IV. Strategies for Improving Instruction & Curriculum
- VI. Access to Excellent & Diverse Teachers

Curriculum Technology Integration Coordinator

Curriculum Technology Integration Coordinator

Sandi Ferris
Curriculum Technology Integration Coordinator
763-497-3180 Ext 5168
sandif@stma.k12.mn.us

Facilitate the integration of technology into curriculum and instructional practices district-wide; provide staff development, leadership and support for the staff.
 
Curriculum
- On-line Curriculum Resources
- Support of Curriculum Adoption of Technology Resources
Staff Development
- Technology Integration Trainings
- Supports Technology Enhanced Lesson Development
Technology Integration
- Leads Building Technology Integration Specialists

Testing & Assessment and MARSS Coordinator

Testing & Assessment and MARSS Coordinator

Jonah Barten
Testing & Assessment Coordinator
MARSS Coordinator
763-497-6505
763-497-3180 Ext 5505

jonahb@stma.k12.mn.us

Responsible for providing leadership and training for the collection, dissemination, and analysis of student data. Support teachers and administrators in the effective use of data to measure student progress and inform and guide instructional practices. Responsible for coordinating all district MARSS reporting.

MARSS
- Coordinates Building MARSS
Testing & Assessment
- ACCESS
- ACT/Pre-ACT/AP/PSAT
- DIBELS
- MCA/MTAS
- NWEA
- One-Clicks
World's Best Workforce
- I. Student Achievement Goals & Benchmarks
- II. Assessing and Evaluating Student Progress

Kindergarten Principal

Kindergarten Principal

John McDonald
Kindergarten Principal
763-497-2688 Ext 1524
johnm@stma.k12.mn.us

Advisory Committees
- American Indian Education Committee
Curriculum
- Pre-K to K Curriculum
Staff Development
- Admin Instructional Rounds
- Admin Study Group Sessions
World's Best Workforce
- IV. Strategies for Improving Instruction & Curriculum (School Readiness Plan

Manager of Special Services

Manager of Special Services

Dr. Amy Larkin
Manager of Special Services
763-497-3180 Ext 5507
763-497-6501
amylar@stma.k12.mn.us

The Manager of Special Services is responsible for directing, developing, and providing ongoing leadership, coordination, and supervision of the district’s Special Education services, within established policies and directives of the STMA District and its Special Education Cooperative and any Federal or State applicable laws. Programming oversight includes special education, Section 504, School Health Services, and School Social Work.

Special Education
- Provides leadership and coordination of district Special Education services
District 504 Coordinator
Homeless Liason

Curriculum, Staff Development and Testing Administrative Assistant

Denice Petrowski
Curriculum, Staff Development and Testing Administrative Assistant
763-497-3180 Ext 5300
denicep@stma.k12.mn.us

Responsible for providing clerical support to the Curriculum, Staff Development and Testing Directors to ensure the efficient functioning of the Curriculum, Staff Development and Testing Departments.