Middle School Principal Revs Up Math Enrichment

An energetic middle school principal revs up math enrichment when he teaches a class.  York Middle School Principal David Williams is in constant motion, and enjoys engaging students He is a former science teacher who has joined with Assistant Principal Marie Soucy in...

Teachers Learn Outdoor Lessons

Sometimes a hike is more than an enjoyable day in nature, when teachers learn outdoor lessons through hiking. Teachers at the Jacobsburg Environmental Education Center in Bushkill Township participated in a workshop that was designed to help bring outdoor lessons in...

Kindergarten Playtime May Improve Grades

Promoting kindergarten playtime may improve grades going forward into first grade, a new study has found. Among students in high poverty schools, the “Tools for the Mind” technique seems to be particularly effective, according to the study’s authors....

Flipped Classrooms

Teachers exploring a new way to spend one on one time with students are finding that flipped classrooms are a great way to improve individual attention to students while being able to present their subjects in  more depth. In the Tri-City United school district,...