It's That Time of Year: Benefits Open Enrollment Is Right Around the Corner
Open enrollment runs from Monday, October 27, to Friday, November 7. This is the time to review and update your benefits elections, including
- Adding a dependent to your coverage
- Enrolling or re-enrolling in a Medical or Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account
- Increasing your life insurance coverage
Look for the benefits newsletter via postal mail to see what’s new, view the 2015 rates, and learn what you need to do to complete the enrollment process.
Teacher Twitter Takeover
| |City Schools’ Twitter
will be abuzz on Wednesday, October 22, from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. when Lakeland Elementary/ Middle School teacher Kelly Meeder provides some guest tweets. Join Kelly as she shares what's going on in her school and 7th-grade language arts classroom.
Get Ahead of the Curve
Check out the latest edition of The Learning Curve, the monthly online newsletter from the Teaching and Learning Department. It's chock full of news you can use in every subject area.
College, Front and Center
November is College Awareness Month. Help students get thinking about their college futures by... Wearing your college colors on Friday, November 7.
Joining our social media/web college awareness campaign: Are you a City Schools alumnus or alumna and also a graduate of a postsecondary institution? All through November, we will feature photos of City Schools alumni and their graduation dates from high school and college on the district website and social media. If you're interested in participating, email the communications team, and a staff member will arrange a time to come to your location to take a photo.
Noticing any furry faces? The Annual Mustaches for Kids Baltimore is back! This unique charity event raises funds for teachers' submitted projects by pitting mustache-growers in a sponsorship challenge.
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