How have you been this week? We really hope your week has not been as long as mine.
Or maybe it has been super long because you needed to grade about seventy essays written by your lovely students. 506 more words
A year ago, Assembly Speaker Robin Vos (R-Rochester) announced the formation of several bipartisan task forces including the Speaker’s Task Force on Urban Education. According to the Speaker, the goal of each task force was to explore possible solutions and recommend legislation to the full Assembly. 295 more words
Living with three little sisters who love food as much as I do, eating has always been a competition. For example, when my mother brings out three sausages as a side dish, the tension builds up and the four of us are almost bouncing in our seats by the end of the prayer. 464 more words
Honestly, there is so much unnecessary hype when discussing advanced classes. Sure, it shows that you can handle rigorous course work but many schools do not offer such courses. 151 more words
This post was originally published in December 2015. Enjoy!
When talking with many of our schools, we hear that one of the keys to building a successful AP program is fostering an environment where academic achievement is valued, especially within the AP context. 592 more words