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LVJUSD Board Approves Textbook Adoption For English Language Arts
LVJUSD Board Approves Textbook Adoption For English Language ArtsFrom LVJUSD: During the regularly scheduled Board meeting on Wednesday, March 20, the Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District (LVJUSD) Board of Education unanimously approved the adoption of Benchmark, new instructional programs and materials for ...read more
Source: USA Patch
Published on Wed, 11 Apr 2018 05:42:00 GMT
SUCCESS IN SCHOOL AND CAREER: COMMON CORE STANDARDS IN LANGUAGE ARTS K - 5, BY ANDREA M. NELSON-ROYES, EdD
SUCCESS IN SCHOOL AND CAREER: COMMON CORE STANDARDS IN LANGUAGE ARTS K - 5, BY ANDREA M. NELSON-ROYES, EdDEvery Child in America deserves a world-class education. Today, more than ever, a world-class education is a prerequisite for success. America was once the best-educated nation in the world. A generation ago, we led all nations in college completion, but ...read more
Source: U.S
Published on Thu, 19 Apr 2018 15:58:00 GMT
LETTER: Language arts relevant for the future
LETTER: Language arts relevant for the futureEDITOR: Roseland reader Lisa Phillips laments "Loss of language teacher" under the new budget. Further, she describes the loss of traditional classroom foreign language instruction. This is a shame, and what a loss for the students. I studied French and ...read more
Source: New Jersey Hills
Published on Wed, 18 Apr 2018 23:55:00 GMT
State testing delayed by computer glitch
State testing delayed by computer glitchThere are AIR tests for English language arts, math, science and social studies. Districts were forced to reschedule those tests to either Thursday, Friday or sometime next week. AIR assured the state it had resolved the login system issue and tested it to ...read more
Source: The Athens Messenger
Published on Fri, 20 Apr 2018 02:20:00 GMT
Behind the scenes at 318, With Carol Digby, language arts teacher
Behind the scenes at 318, With Carol Digby, language arts teacherA: I am the proud parent of an RJEMS eighth grader. I grew up in Chisholm, Minn., and graduated from Chisholm High School. I graduated from University of Minnesota Duluth with a double major in Teaching English and Teaching French, even though I have never ...read more
Source: Grand Rapids Herald-Review
Published on Fri, 13 Apr 2018 09:30:00 GMT
For language arts, every sixth-grader is advanced in these Pasco schools
For language arts, every sixth-grader is advanced in these Pasco schoolsDani Sauerwein’s sixth-graders focused on the computer screens before them, reviewing letter-writing rules as they prepared to send words of encouragement to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High students. "Since you are doing this letter in English [class], we ...read more
Source: Tampa Bay Times
Published on Tue, 06 Mar 2018 04:57:00 GMT
New principal named for Hance Elementary
New principal named for Hance ElementaryWhile at Hempfield Area, she served as an English Language Arts Committee member to develop, implement and coordinate a comprehensive Reading and Language Arts Program from kindergarten through fifth grade. Previously, she worked for the Ligonier Valley ...read more
Source: TribLIVE.com
Published on Sat, 21 Apr 2018 11:27:00 GMT
Vendor fixes online state testing system; completion deadline extended
Vendor fixes online state testing system; completion deadline extended"Schools should plan to resume testing Thursday. "To the extent possible," she continued. "we’re encouraging schools to complete their English language arts testing within the original window. However, for those schools that are unable to do so ...read more
Source: The Columbus Dispatch
Published on Fri, 20 Apr 2018 08:34:00 GMT
Manatee Superintendent Diana Greene a candidate to lead Duval County schools
Manatee Superintendent Diana Greene a candidate to lead Duval County schoolsDuval faces many of the same challenges as Manatee, such as helping students raised in poverty and improving in the area of English language arts, Greene said. "Every school district has challenges, whether it's a large, small or, in the case of Duval ...read more
Source: Bradenton Herald
Published on Fri, 20 Apr 2018 08:30:00 GMT
Chute school orchestra to hold 'big concert' with dystopian theme
Chute school orchestra to hold 'big concert' with dystopian theme“The story is going to be read live and incorporated into the body of the music.” The project was suggested to language arts teacher Lauren Monticello by Ferguson, whose daughter Molly is in the honors orchestra. “It’s taking what they are already ...read more
Source: Chicago Tribune
Published on Fri, 20 Apr 2018 10:58:00 GMT