About Braxton Kellogg

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Braxton Kellogg has created 51 blog entries.

Welcome PSESD New Hires!

2018-02-14T23:19:08+00:00 February 14th, 2018|Categories: New Employees|Tags: , |

We are pleased to welcome our newest hires here at the PSESD! From left to right we have: Sonia Dye (Infant/Toddler Teacher, WCCW/Early Learning), Christine Caro (Home Visitor, Early Learning), Kendall Wallace (Executive Assistant, WCT/UP), Cameryn Ariola-Moku (Program Specialist, Early Learning), and Jennifer Dahl (Home Visitor, Early Learning).

Job Well Done, Race to the Top Team!

2018-02-13T20:49:07+00:00 February 13th, 2018|Categories: Race to the Top|Tags: |

We want to express our gratitude to the awesome work of our Race to the Top team. During the January All Staff Meeting, we presented a video of the team and the work they accomplished. In case you were unable to make it to that meeting, we have included the video below: [...]

Vote Now in the Regional High School Art Show!

2018-02-09T22:33:36+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Categories: Arts Impact|Tags: , , , |

Arts Impact is excited to announce that voting is now open for the Regional High School Art Show! Art is displayed on the 1st floor of the Puget Sound ESD building (be sure to look down all of the hallways, artwork is everywhere!). Ballots can be found at the front desk reception area. Please cast [...]

Upcoming National Equity Conferences

2018-02-02T18:48:37+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|Categories: Equity, Inclusion and Cultural Competence|Tags: , , , |

Greetings from the Equity, Inclusion and Cultural Competence team! The coming year brings a number of national equity conferences you may be interested in attending. While two of them are in Detroit, the Race and Pedagogy Conference at UPS will take place right in our backyard! Please see the links below for more information. White [...]

Join us for Picture Day at PSESD, 2/8!

2018-01-24T22:10:50+00:00 January 24th, 2018|Categories: Communications & PR, Events|

Do you need a new photo for your Outlook, social media accounts or PSESD badge? The Communications Team will be hosting a picture day on Thursday, February 8 from 12:00-2:00pm. Visit us in the Cyprus Room on the 2nd floor to get your photograph taken! No reservations are needed. Just stop in when you are [...]

LIT Info Session, Jan. 23!

2018-01-22T19:48:02+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|Categories: Admin|

Are you interested in the Leaders in Training (LIT) program? Are you interested in hosting an intern? Join us for a LIT Information Session on Tuesday, January 23rd from 3:00-4:00pm in the Puyallup Room! Hear from students about the impact of leaders in training Learn more about the supports for PSESD staff and interns Get [...]

2018 Winter All Staff Meeting – Survey

2018-01-22T20:31:11+00:00 January 19th, 2018|Categories: All Staff Events, Communications & PR|Tags: , , |

First, we want to thank you for joining us for the 2018 Winter All Staff Meeting. We know everyone is busy, and we are happy to come together as a group to share our successes, as well as our goals and ambitions for the future here at PSESD. Pictures from the meeting may be found [...]

Reminder: Winter All Staff Meeting 1/19

2018-01-09T19:21:41+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Categories: All Staff Events|Tags: , , |

Don't forget! The PSESD Winter All Staff Meeting is Friday, January 19 from 1:30-3:30pm at the Renton office. We look forward to getting the staff together for some updates from the agency, along with a presentation from Living Voices that you won't want to miss! Living Voices combines solo performances with archival film, which turns [...]

Farewell to Melissa Laramie

2018-01-09T19:23:14+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Categories: Communications & PR|

It's with mixed emotions that we announce that our Director of Communications, Melissa Laramie, is leaving PSESD for an exciting new opportunity as the Director of Communications for Kent School District. Melissa has been with us for six years, and her dedication and passion for the work has reached across the entire agency. While we [...]

Welcome Nelly, Our New Early Learning Program Services Director!

2017-12-28T18:11:35+00:00 December 28th, 2017|Categories: Early Learning|Tags: , , |

We are excited to share that the Early Learning program will be welcoming Nelly Mbajah as the new EL Program Services Director on January 2nd! Nelly brings a wealth of experience in early learning and statewide work focused on children and families. In her career, she has provided direct service as a teacher at Childhaven [...]