Summit School

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Name: Summit School
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Summit’s public schools encourage attendance on Oct. 1 count day

This Wednesday, empty desks could mean fewer dollars for Summit schools.Each year, the state’s funding of its public school districts is tied to the number of students who show up to school on Oct. 1, or “count day.”Summit’s teachers will note attendance ... [Published Summit Daily News - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

Missouri career-training programs receive $2 million grant

By Ann MarionOct. 1, 2014 announced Sept. 23 that Missouri will receive two $1 million grants from USA Funds, a nonprofit organization, to expand the existing program Missouri Innovation Campus and promote career-based learning in Missouri schools.According ... [Published University of Missouri Maneater - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

Education briefs, Oct. 1-3, 2014

South Summit High councilSouth Summit High School is looking for two applicants for its site council. According to information posted on the South Summit School District's website, ssummit.k12.ut.us , the site council seats are two-year positions, and ... [Published Park Record - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

Guns in classrooms remains a contentious issue locally

In light of the string of school shootings that have plagued the country in recent years, a new poll shows the majority of Utahns support teachers being allowed to carry concealed weapons in the classroom.But locally, opinions are split on the contentious ... [Published Park Record - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Rep. Lipinski Announces $350,000 Grant for Summit School District

Congressman Dan Lipinski (IL-3) has announced that Cook County School District 104 in Summit and Bedford Park is being awarded a nearly $350,000 grant for this school year by the U.S. Department of Education. This grant is part of the Professional Development ... [Published Noodls - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Early bird rates end for Summit School symposium today

Today is the last day for early bird specials for Summit School's symposium on dyscalculia, a kind of dyslexia for numbers.The symposium will talk about the neuroscience behind dyscalculia, assessment, teacher intervention, technology enhanced learning ... [Published Maryland Gazette - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Wallingford-Swarthmore endorses 2014-15 goals

NETHER PROVIDENCE — A half-dozen goals for fiscal year 2014-15 recently received the formal endorsement of the Wallingford-Swarthmore School Board.They range from school improvements to initiatives designed to strengthen academic programs.The specific ... [Published Delco Times - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

CNG Buses Release Funds for Lee’s Summit Education

Thomas-Built SAF-T-Liner HDX CNGIn the U.S. state of Missouri, Lee’s Summit R-7 School District is committed to a 10-year transition program of its fleet of buses to compressed natural gas (CNG), reports Dr. David McGehee, School District Superintendent ... [Published NGV Global - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

International Expert on Dyscalculia to Speak at Summit Symposium

Individuals with dyscalculia struggle to learn mathematics, despite having an adequate learning environment at home and at school. There is some association between dyscalculia and dyslexia in children and adults. Children with dyscalculia fall behind ... [Published Industrial Info Financials - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Summit School District increases outreach to Spanish-speaking families

Giovanna Voge was tired of being the bad guy.For the last 14 years, she worked in Summit County in accounting and property management. The native Columbian said she didn’t like having to be a bearer of bad news when non-English speaking families faced ... [Published Summit Daily News - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

North Summit perseveres through challenges

North Summit High School language arts teacher Ericca Hawkes separates her class into small groups to play a game to help the students get to know each other on the first day of the 2013-2014 school year. Being a small district of just more than 1,000 ... [Published Park Record - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

South Summit School District sees gains with technology-based learning

South Summit School District students work on laptops. The school district is reporting success after putting laptops in classrooms last year. (Courtesy of the South Summit School District)When South Summit School District put laptops in every second- ... [Published Park Record - Sep 03 2014]

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"We've not gotten any farther than looking at both sides and seeing the pros and cons to both," Holmes said. "I understand the reason for it."
...Lipinski. "The district will be able to build upon its already impressive record of service while improving the overall experience of its students. I look forward to continuing to work to improve the resources and capabilities of dedicated educators in the Third District."
"The refillable water fountain will teach our students to care for the environment and become part of a larger, more environmentally aware community" the release states
"Having Dr. Butterworth present at our symposium is an amazing opportunity for all educators in the mid-Atlantic region" explains Dr. Joan A Mele-McCarthy

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Missouri career-training programs receive $2 mi... [Published University of Missouri Maneater - Oct 01 2014]
Summit’s public schools encourage attendance on... [Published Summit Daily News - Oct 01 2014]
Education briefs, Oct. 1-3, 2014 [Published Park Record - Oct 01 2014]
Guns in classrooms remains a contentious issue ... [Published Park Record - Oct 01 2014]
Rep. Lipinski Announces $350,000 Grant for Summ... [Published Noodls - Sep 29 2014]
Plenty of ways to get involved in the community [Published Home News Tribune - Sep 29 2014]
At Dillon Valley Elementary, students switch be... [Published Summit Daily News - Sep 29 2014]
Early bird rates end for Summit School symposiu... [Published Maryland Gazette - Sep 26 2014]
Wallingford-Swarthmore endorses 2014-15 goals [Published Delco Times - Sep 26 2014]
CNG Buses Release Funds for Lee’s Summit Education [Published NGV Global - Sep 25 2014]
Education briefs, Sept. 24-26, 2014 [Published Park Record - Sep 24 2014]
Compressed-gas fueling station coming in KCK [Published KansasCity.com - Sep 24 2014]
International Expert on Dyscalculia to Speak at... [Published Industrial Info Financials - Sep 22 2014]
Summit School District increases outreach to Sp... [Published Summit Daily News - Sep 22 2014]
Vail Daily obituary: Charles Russell Powers, 19... [Published Vail Daily - Sep 21 2014]
Twitterverse: Bananas in North Plainfield locke... [Published New Jersey Online - Sep 17 2014]
North Summit perseveres through challenges [Published Park Record - Sep 16 2014]
Four-year-old Breckenridge girl bravely faces a... [Published Summit Daily News - Sep 13 2014]
Students seek to rename Lee’s Summit elementary... [Published KansasCity.com - Sep 09 2014]
Johnny Franklin, Danny Spreitler chosen for Mis... [Published Mississippi Business Journal - Sep 06 2014]
Election season commences [Published Park Record - Sep 06 2014]
South Summit School District sees gains with te... [Published Park Record - Sep 03 2014]
CMC’s early childhood education degree receives... [Published Summit Daily News - Sep 01 2014]
Local Food, Healthy Eating in New City [Published New City Patch - Aug 28 2014]
B'nai Mitzvah 8-29-14 [Published Jewish News of Greater Phoenix - Aug 28 2014]
Lowey Promotes Local Agriculture and Healthy Ea... [Published Congresswoman Nita Lowey - Aug 27 2014]
Summit High School teacher wins EPA award for e... [Published Summit Daily News - Aug 26 2014]
Canton may have money to demolish former Lehman... [Published Massillon Independent - Aug 25 2014]
'Hairspray' can't stop the beat [Published Canton Repository - Jul 18 2014]
Make Student-Centered Learning a Reality in You... [Published PRWeb - Jun 26 2014]
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