For those of us in Pennsylvania using the new Standards Aligned System portal … it’s been a little frustrating keeping pace with the updates (although kudos to PDE for ongoing improvements to the site).
Now there’s an RSS feed for updates, so check it out!
Learn How To Pronounce Names Correctly
like it says … pronunciation guide for names from all over the world.
Welcome to Seats3D
Stadium and arena seating in a 3D map, sometimes with pricing info.
Four-day school week- chicagotribune.com
Research is limited, but some of the 120 U.S. districts on four-day weeks report improved student achievement. Many districts report higher attendance for students and teachers, while dropout rates have fallen. Some districts push extracurricular activities to the fifth, “non-school” day, reducing distractions the other four days. A four-day week can eliminate unproductive half-days: Staff training and in-service can move exclusively to fifth days. Fifth days also can be used to make up snow days.
Project Based Learning at ACHS
school day restructuring was a critical pre-condition for project-based learning to occur
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