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Cathy Wellington

Secondary English Curriculum Developer
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The purpose of the Honors Freshman Literature and Composition Instructional Material Adoption Committee is to carry out the instructional materials selection process materials for a major course redesign of 1 unit in Honors Freshman Literature and Composition and make a recommendation to the Instructional Materials Committee based upon objective evidence gathered during the process.


Committee Member Affiliation
Ilona Trofimovich Interlake High School
Sacha DeBeaumarchais Bellevue High School
Carolyn Yuen Newport High School
Rachel Ogimachi Sammamish High School
Kristin McChesney Administrator/Equity
Cathy Wellington Teaching & Learning Department
Jaimie Pearsall Special Education
Bjorn Unneland/ Nicole Shimizu ELL
Karen Demaree Parents and Community


The role of the members of the committee:

  • Attend scheduled meetings
  • Serve as a communication link to the community they represent
  • Assist in collecting data regarding the instructional materials under consideration
  • Through a consensus process, make a formal recommendation to the Instructional Materials Committee
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