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Students Challenged to Become Global Citizens at Palmetto ES

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Palmetto Elementary School’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)-focused International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme offers students a rigorous program of learning through collaborative, transdisciplinary and project-based curricula that fosters lifelong learners with a global mindset utilizing inquiry, knowledge and compassion. “Our motto is “One World, Many Stories” and we strive to provide all students…

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[Video]: Five Tips to Grow Good Readers

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A lifelong love of literacy starts early and with the support of family. Students who see their parents reading, are included in conversations, read with family and even sing songs will develop better reading skills. Here are five tips you can use to grow good readers in your family.          

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[Video]: Workshop Helps Students Polish Writing Skills Over the Summer

At Canon’s Future Authors Summer Writing Workshop, students are given the opportunity to participate in a unique summer experience. Fifty students attended the workshop at Glades Central High School, and each of them will be have their work published in a book. Students get the chance to write freely in this creative and open-minded space…

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State Releases 2018 FSA Results for Math, English Language Arts, End-of-Course Exams

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Students in the School District of Palm Beach County continued to outperform their peers statewide on Florida Standards Assessment (FSA) tests across many key indicators, according to data released late Thursday by the Florida Department of Education. One highlight, based on an early review of the data: District students outperformed the state and other large,…

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[Campus Reporter]: Google Tests Their AR at Woodlands MS

Tech giant Google visited the Woodlands Middle School campus in an effort to collect more feedback on their new Augmented Reality (AR) technology, currently under development as Google Expeditions. Some students on the campus had an amazing opportunity to give their feedback on the program. Students in the Medical program had a chance to see…

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Here are Six Reasons Why You Khan, and You Should

A recent partnership between the online tutorial site Khan Academy and College Board has yielded some substantial early results. A recent national study of 250,000 students who used the program for 20 hours showed a 115 point increase between their initial PSAT and their official SAT scores, leaving College Board to say that they “believe…

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