EDUCATION BLOG2021-07-29T13:56:01-04:00

Effective Study Hall Structures and Practices

By |May 2nd, 2022|Advisory, Equity, Flex Period, Intervention, Study Hall|

Having a study hall or other flexible period in which students can complete make-up work for a course can greatly improve student success. This can best be achieved by creating a clear structure for the operation of study halls and by ensuring that the established structure is present in all classrooms. Below, we'll example [...]

Genius Hour Ideas for High School

By |April 25th, 2022|Activity Periods, Enrichment, Flex Period, Genius Hour, STEM|

The concept of a Genius Hour is often implemented seamlessly at the elementary school level, but is more challenging to figure out at the secondary level. High school teachers can successfully implement a Genius Hour if they have the right support, tools, and some effective ideas. Here are some great Genius Hour ideas for high [...]

What is AIS in Schools?

By |April 19th, 2022|Academic Intervention Services, Flex Period, Intervention, Personalized Learning, RTI|

All schools have a curriculum that should be accessible to all students. But, it’s an unavoidable fact that not all students will be able to access the material in the same way. In some cases, they might have great difficulties in accessing the material at all. While many factors may be involved as to [...]

Flexible High School Schedule Examples

By |April 19th, 2022|Activity Periods, Advisory, Flex Period, MTSS, Personalized Learning|

Walk into a typical high school, and you see students hustling from class to class. With a traditional high school schedule, students may have seven classes at a time. That's sort of like having seven different bosses. High school is hard enough without the constant ringing of bells, causing the entire student body to [...]

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