Q & A from "6th Grade Meet the Revere Admin. Team" Meeting

Posted by Lori Vogel on 8/14/2020 1:00:00 PM

Are next weeks orientations for all LAUSD schools or specific to Revere?
Koretz, Justin : All of LAUSD

Will more info. be provided for these orientations?
Tom Iannucci : Yes that will go out this weekend and Monday

Are the 8/18 and 8/19 orientation videos live sessions or pre-recorded?
Tom Iannucci : Those videos are prerecorded

I missed the first 7 minutes, will this be available to view later online? Thanks
Koretz, Justin : this meeting is not being recorded. previous meetings are recorded and on Revere's site at https://www.paulreverems.com/domain/413

What do we do if the iPad are still not working?
Tom Iannucci : Contact your counselor if you are having iPad issues:  https://www.paulreverems.com/domain/30

I accidentally signed my son into charter and I was wondering if you can switch him to magnet?
Koretz, Justin : Enrollment in the Magnet is through a completely different process:  https://echoices.lausd.net

We did the choices application. 
Tom Iannucci : Contact the Magnet office:  https://www.paulreverems.com/domain/32
Koretz, Justin : Then they should be on the wait list if you completed the application through eChoices
ELANA Mabashov : Magnet coordinator ebm6437@lausd.net

Will the classroom teaching time with the teacher be recorded so that the kids could go back and watch it again?
Tom Iannucci : That is a question for your teacher

Who's in charge of room parents?
HRPPaulRevere@gmail.com - Jamee Natella and Paula Lewis

Is there online sports?
Koretz, Justin : Students will have PE just like every other class
Koretz, Justin : Revere's After School Program - PEP offers some in person and virtual sports options, as well as amazing classes. you an go to www.reverepep.org to register.

Upon attending pickup for books and ipad, i wasn't issued a charger along with the device.
Contact Mr. Shibata at bss8493@lausd.net 

Will Revere teachers be providing more synchronous learning than 2.5 hours a day?
Koretz, Justin : Revere teachers will be following the schedule posted.
Elana Mabashov : Teachers will be following LAUSD and UTLA protocols. They will go over classroom expectations the first week of school.

Synchronous minutes means live Zoom time, correct?
Elana Mabashov : yes

What is considered asynchronous learning?
Tom Iannucci : Good question, I believe that can be instruction with or without students, we will see.

Trying to go through the digital checklist - all good EXCEPT Naviance. says my daughters’ lausd email is not authorized. Anyone else having this trouble? Is it not set up just yet? 

How are electives decided in the Magnet Program?
Elana Mabashov : electives are decided the same was as in Charter. In 6th grade it’s the elective wheel or Music. For 7th and 8th students can request and/or apply for an elective of interest.

Where on your website can I find a copy of the school schedule?
Lori Vogel : You can find the 1st week of school schedule here: https://www.paulreverems.com/domain/413

How can I view this presentation again?
Lori Vogel : You can view the presentation here: https://www.paulreverems.com/site/default.aspx?PageType=3&ModuleInstanceID=5465&ViewID=94B66785-F3F0-41A8-8414-1E55691D3E9E&RenderLoc=0&FlexDataID=5622&PageID=2643
Koretz, Justin : We are waiting for UTLA and LAUSD to both approve and officially announce the daily schedule. Once this is done, we will send it out and post to our website.

My son’s elective for Magnet shows career planning?
Elana Mabashov : career planning is the wheel electives if in 6th grade


What are all subjects in the wheel electives?
Koretz, Justin : Electives on the wheel change each year... some examples - Shakespeare, Banking, Poetry, Magic Math, Horticulture, Keyboarding...
Elana Mabashov : they vary from year to year. A few are, Shakespeare, music appreciation, poetry, math magic, agriculture

How do I get the weekly newsletter email?
Lori Vogel : Sign up to receive our weekly newsletter: https://signup.e2ma.net/signup/1868778/33137/

What should I so if my child is having trouble activating his iPad? It says that the “activation server can not be reached”.
Koretz, Justin : Contact Mr. Shibata - bss8493@lausd.net

Does the wheel mean that they automatically alternate from one subject to the next or do you get to choose specific subjects?
Elana Mabashov : automatic rotations every 10 weeks

Who else can I contact for support?
Jamee Natella : Room Parents can also help u with your iPad technoloy:  https://www.paulreverems.com/Page/2649
Koretz, Justin : 6th Grade Counselor - Derick Flowers - derick.flowers@lausd.net
Evans, Tyson : Mr. Evans - AP Student Services - tbe2490@lausd.net

How do we know who our teachers are?
Evans, Tyson : You will be able to find out your teachers in Schoology

I have a question can both parents have the Schoology?
THOMAS Iannucci : Yes both parents may have schoology

Who can I contact about Special Education?
Anthony Shuntell : santho4@lausd.net
Clausine.honda@lausd.net sped coord

So the proxy message on the iPad will it be fixed its been going on since last monday?
THOMAS Iannucci : You can reach out to Mr. Shibata he may have an answer for you.
Koretz, Justin : Please email bss8493@lausd.net if you are having trouble setting up ipad or there are error messages.

Will the block schedule continue when kids go back to in-person classes?
THOMAS Iannucci : We do not have that information at this point
Koretz, Justin : We will have to follow the district's guidelines in regards to schedules if / when we return to campus

Do you provide hotspots?
How do you add a second parent to schology?
Koretz, Justin : Please reach out to Mr. Shibata at bss8493@lausd.net for hot spots & Schoology