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  • Walden girls 'Lunch 'N Learn' with hands-on science experiments

    Walden girls 'Lunch 'N Learn' with hands-on science experiments
    Some Walden Elementary School students find science class boring — and District 109 officials are listening to the kids. The lesson was clear as 18 fourth and fifth grade girls at Walden gathered for their second "Lunch 'N Learn" session April 13,...
  • Five locals named to FHSAA Academic All-State Team

    Five locals named to FHSAA Academic All-State Team
    Five were locals named to the Florida High School Athletic Association Academic All-State team on Monday. There were more than 200 candidates for the award which is extended to the FHSAA's nearly 700 member schools, according to a release. To be...
  • Testing robs kids of self-paced study: My Word

    Testing robs kids of self-paced study: My Word
    Imagine you're in third grade. You've been working hard all year and have A's and B's on your report card. Now imagine it's testing week, and the months of hard work leading up to this week could be for naught if you do not pass the Florida Standards...
  • Tracy Elementary to stay open; Easton Area nixes plan to close school

    Tracy Elementary to stay open; Easton Area nixes plan to close school
    Easton Area School District's Tracy Elementary School in Palmer Township will remain open, despite a districtwide study last year recommending the building be closed. District administrators will not recommend the closure of any elementary school...
  • Board votes to remove mandate on art, gym teachers

    Ohio's state education board approved a policy change Monday that opponents argued could gut elementary school music, art, nursing and counseling offerings statewide. The Ohio Board of Education voted 11-7 Monday evening to eliminate the so-called "5...
  • Lehigh Valley students brace for the new PSSA

    Lehigh Valley students brace for the new PSSA
    Third-grade teacher Jen Eisenhart reads the math problem to her students at Farmersville Elementary School in Bethlehem Township: There are five buckets. Each bucket has the same amount of sand. The total weight of all the buckets is 45 pounds. How much...
  • EXCHANGE: McHenry County schools focus on lifelong fitness

    The ball moved haltingly as the fifth-graders in Jackie Anderson's physical education class scrambled to get open. The game was a new one, rolled out as part a physical education curriculum overhaul for kindergarten through the fifth grade at Woodstock...
  • York elementary school days could be extended

    York elementary school days could be extended
    York County elementary school days could be lengthened by six minutes next year and middle school teachers could be required to teach students for an additional eight hours a course after regular school hours to have "banked" time for snow days. High...
  • In Honor Of Jesse Lewis, A Plan To Deal With Students' Social, Emotional Well-Being

    In Honor Of Jesse Lewis, A Plan To Deal With Students' Social, Emotional Well-Being
    HARTFORD -- A proposed federal law named after one of the children murdered in the Sandy Hook Elementary School will help teachers provide social and emotional support to their students. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal announced Monday at a press...
  • McKenzie Variety Show puts parents, teachers on stage

    McKenzie Variety Show puts parents, teachers on stage
    Jeff Goldman occasionally runs into people who get confused when he talks about the McKenzie Variety Show. "A lot of my friends and family don't understand when I talk about it," Goldman said of the venerable McKenzie Elementary School tradition....
  • District 90 adding second floor to Lincoln Elementary

    The River Forest Village Board signed off unanimously March 6 on School District 90's proposal to add a second floor to Lincoln Elementary School. Construction is planned this summer for the 5,252-square-foot addition. The expansion will add three new...