End of the year thoughts

Three nights ago ASB hosted our annual 8th Grade Ceremony. This event symbolizes the “Closing of Middle School,” and the “Beginning of High School,” for our students. The evening showcased two student hosts, and two class speakers. Sitting in the audience, watching and listening to these four fourteen-year-old ‘kids’ (with … Continue reading

Two Fundamental Questions

Two of the most fundamental questions for school communities to ask of themselves, to be able to answer, and to effectively respond to are: 1.     What are the most important skills for students to learn? 2.     Are these skills being taught and learned in school? Hart Research Associates, a leading survey-research firm … Continue reading