Tag Archives: Learning

Every Student at Athena Needs to Take a Stretch Course

As we move into course selection for next year in the coming months, remember that we asking every student to take stretch courses.  This means we are looking for all students to consider challenging themselves by taking classes that may … Continue reading

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A Glimpse in to the Future of Learning

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Seven Steps to Becoming a 21st Century School or District

The concept of 21st Century Learning Skills are one of three philosophical foundations of the new APPR system and the NYSUT Rubric we are using for teacher evaluation. A recent blog post on the http://www.edutopia.org site by Ken Kay on … Continue reading

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21st Century Learning Skills Resources

We continue to look for ways to improve our professional practice as educators and more fully understand the new APPR process as laid out in the NEw York State Reform Agenda. One of the major focal points of this initiative … Continue reading

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Tier 1 RtI Strategies (Classroom Based)

Here is a great list of Tier 1 Strategies that you might find helpful for students who don’t learn in our classrooms.  Many of these Ideas are strategies that you already leverage.  However, a quick read through would be a … Continue reading

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Question of the Week #7: What Did You Learn Today?

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