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A Guide to Hosting Visitors at Linked Learning Pathways [DATE] [NAME, ORGANIZATION]. Agenda. Goal of School Visits Preparation Setting the Schedule Hosting Visitors After the Visit Questions and Discussion . Goal of School Visits. Goal of School Visits.

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Agenda
  • Goal of School Visits
  • Preparation
  • Setting the Schedule
  • Hosting Visitors
  • After the Visit
  • Questions and Discussion
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Goal of School Visits
  • Expose visitors to Linked Learning in action
  • Build support for Linked Learning
  • Build relationships and partnerships
  • Help professionals feel comfortable engaging in a school environment
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Making Guests Feel Welcome
  • Send visitors directions in advance, including special notes on parking if needed
  • Pre-arrange parking, and reserve space(s)
  • Alert the appropriate staff of the scheduled visit
  • Respect their time
  • Represent your school professionally
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Preparing for a Visit
  • Contact your visitor to invite them
  • Set up a day and time, and ask by what time your visitor needs to leave the school
  • Plan a manageable and engaging schedule
  • Identify teacher and student ambassadors
  • Ask about any necessary accommodations for disabilities or other needs
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Plan the Itinerary
  • SUGGESTED ACTIVITIES
    • Meeting to provide introduction to Linked Learning
    • Tour the facilities
    • Speak to a class about career paths
    • Attend a school assembly
    • Observe a class
      • Group activity
      • Project presentations
    • Meet with teachers and/or students
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Schedule of Activities
  • Stay flexible!
  • Plans can change, have a back up
  • Put your best foot forward
    • You know your school or classroom best!
  • Start and end on time
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The School Visit
  • WELCOMING VISITORS
    • Inform appropriate office staff of visitors so that visitors will feel welcome and be greeted by name
    • Prep student and teacher ambassadors to greet visitors with a smile and handshake
    • Provide clear directions of where to go
    • Provide information on designated parking, seats, faculty bathrooms, etc.
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The School Visit
  • DURING THE VISIT
    • Make sure people know your guests so they feel welcome
    • Help address their needs
    • Guide the visit, but let them lead
    • Answer their questions
    • Smile and be positive
    • Thank them for visiting
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Following Up
  • THANK YOU NOTE OR EMAIL
    • If possible, send a hand-written note to show extra care
    • Make specific mentions of the school visit
    • Include additional information and factsheets
    • Outline clear next steps, such as “become a mentor for a class project,” or “host a field trip”
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