Digital Resources Expand Learning Beyond Textbooks

Teachers and students are discovering that digital resources expand learning beyond textbooks. When students research projects, they are likely to use websites, digital libraries, and open source options.  Textbooks at one time were the standard for most classes to...

Learning Spanish Through Art

Students are learning Spanish through art, as they mix paints together, gather their supplies, and listen to their instructions in Spanish. At Brookhaven High School, students gathered in the upstairs science lab, mixing red and white paints together. The instruction...

A Celebration Parade of Writing

Kindergarten children held a celebration parade of writing at their school, recognizing their achievements and encouraging each other to express their ideas in writing. At Canisteo-Greenwood Elementary School, students start creative writing as soon as possible...

Dual Language School Newspaper

A dual language school newspaper has come a long way from the days when students were drawing comic strips. At West View Elementary School, the Bobcat Gazette is printed in English and Spanish because the school is a dual language school. “So people who are learning...

Science on Wheels

Science on Wheels is rolling, thanks to the Pacific Science Center’s tour that focuses on bringing STEM activities to children and giving them a chance to take part in different classes. The Science on Wheels program visited Edison Elementary School, bringing...