Getting a Jump Start on Ninth Grade

Some middle school students are getting a jump start on ninth grade, much like high school students take college classes and dual enroll at local universities. At Teasley Middle School in Canton, Shari Tolan leads a high school level physical science class. Students...

Getting a Jump on the School Year

Students are getting a jump on the school year with The Kalahari Project, an approach which prepares them for pre-advanced placement classes. At Waller Middle School in Enid, Oklahoma, twenty one students entering the eighth grade read “Kalahari” by...

Accessibility of Advanced Placement Classes

The accessibility of advanced placement classes is benefiting students who are committed to working hard but may not have the high grade point average that was formerly necessary to qualify. An increasing number of students are taking advanced courses and passing AP...

Students Meet Presidential Candidates

A high school group took the ultimate field trip from Ohio to Iowa to have students meet presidential candidates. A small group of seniors from the advanced placement government class at Taylor High School in Cleves Ohio decided to see the Iowa caucuses  up close. So,...