Language Arts News Feed

Arts Alive! Québec now in Hudson until July 23
Arts Alive! Québec now in Hudson until July 23ELAN’s (English-language Arts Network) six Arts Alive! Québec (AAQ) festivals are taking place throughout the province this summer and — after Knowlton and Quebec City — Hudson is now on the list until 23. Besides being an appealing tourist town ...read more
Source: The Suburban
Published on Fri, 21 Jul 2017 15:15:00 GMT
Washington drops state biology exam as graduation requirement
Washington drops state biology exam as graduation requirementState officials said that federal law requires students to take English language arts, math and science assessments once in high school. But it doesn’t require students to pass them to graduate. The legislation also moves the state’s standardized ...read more
Source: Register-Guard
Published on Sun, 23 Jul 2017 23:42:00 GMT
Students score above state averages on Milestones
Students score above state averages on MilestonesFor third grade, the percentage of Cherokee students achieving developing to distinguished scores was: 88 percent for math, compared to 80 percent for Georgia, and 79 percent for English Language Arts, as compared to 70 percent for Georgia. For fifth grade ...read more
Source: tribuneledgernews.com
Published on Sat, 22 Jul 2017 19:40:00 GMT
Middle School Students Speak Against Social Injustice
Middle School Students Speak Against Social InjusticeIlling Middle School students in language arts teacher Ryan Parker's class created a video focusing on social injustice. The students all participated in Parker's two-part enrichment class, Power of Words for Social Justice Cause. Parker designed the class ...read more
Source: Courant
Published on Fri, 21 Jul 2017 11:49:00 GMT
Fulton County Georgia Milestones show math score increases
Fulton County Georgia Milestones show math score increasesLanguage arts results were mixed with minimal increases and decreases reported among grade levels; however, 74 percent or more of the students at each grade scored in the Developing Learner category or above. Science and social studies tests were only ...read more
Source: Marietta Daily Journal
Published on Fri, 21 Jul 2017 12:01:00 GMT
Students’ Test Scores tell us more About the Community they live in than what they know
Students’ Test Scores tell us more About the Community they live in than what they knowIt required standardized mathematics and English language arts tests in grades three through eight and once in high school. State education officials also had to administer a standardized science test in fourth grade, eighth grade and once in high school.read more
Source: The Good Men Project
Published on Sat, 22 Jul 2017 07:29:00 GMT
Your guide to the 2017-2018 Marietta City Schools academic year
Your guide to the 2017-2018 Marietta City Schools academic yearNow there are more than 8,900 students enrolled in the school system. Top 10 elementary schools (one is in Marietta) on Georgia Milestones language arts The district’s first superintendent was Joseph F. Stewart, and this year, his present-day successor ...read more
Source: Atlanta Journal Constitution
Published on Mon, 24 Jul 2017 15:05:00 GMT
BWW Featured Studio: BALLET TECH
BWW Featured Studio: BALLET TECHIn the Lower School (grades 4-5) and the Middle School (grades 6-8), students take academic classes in English Language Arts, Science, Social Studies, Mathematics, Visual Art, and Spanish in addition to dance classes in ballet technique, modern ...read more
Source: Broadway World
Published on Sat, 22 Jul 2017 21:00:00 GMT
Area scores improve
Area scores improveThe Louisiana LEAP Scores for schools statewide were released last week, with Iberia, St. Martin and St. Mary parishes all showing an overall increase in student mastery of English language arts, math and science. Statewide, the results indicated schools ...read more
Source: The Daily Iberian
Published on Sun, 23 Jul 2017 19:05:00 GMT
Feds Give LAUSD $3 Million to Study Efficacy of Online Credit Recovery Programs
Feds Give LAUSD $3 Million to Study Efficacy of Online Credit Recovery ProgramsIn addition, results from end-of-course assessments and state-issued Smarter Balanced math and English/language arts assessment results will be collected. To measure student credit accumulation, researchers will utilize districts’ administrative records ...read more
Source: The Journal
Published on Mon, 24 Jul 2017 14:30:00 GMT