Pine Tree ISD is now accepting applications for the 2016 Community U program.
Community U, established in 2012, is a four month educational learning opportunity that provides a personalized, firsthand look at how the district operates and all the great opportunities provided for PTISD students.
Participants will visit district campuses and departments and will learn all aspects of public education including:
• Teaching and Learning
• Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment
• School Finance
• Personnel Selection and Recruitment
• Tours of Facilities and Campuses
• District Special Programs and Special Services
• Community Partnerships/Education Foundation
Enrollment is open to any parent, business leader, and/or community member in Pine Tree ISD.
Enrollees are asked to commit to the full program and must be able to attend each monthly session scheduled from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Session dates are January 15, February 19, March 18 and April 15.
Individuals can apply online at www.ptisd.org/CommunityU
Application deadline is Friday, December 4. The 2016 Community U year will begin January 15. For additional information about Community U, contact Mary Whitton, PTISD Director of Communications at 903-295-5136.