Archive for December 3, 2012

Educator’s Innovative Teaching Showcased On World Stage-Takes Third Place At Learning Global Forum In Prague

Under his guidance, Todd LaVogue’s students created a TV show about ancient Egypt to gain a deeper understanding of life during that time. The Roosevelt Middle School students used Word, Internet Explorer and video editing software to research and create a “TODAY”– style news program with news, weather, sports, cooking, lifestyle, history and music segments.…

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Watson B. Duncan Middle Sheds Light On Developing Talent

While many are unfamiliar with the term, “Prism Concert”, the Literary and Fine Arts Academy (LFAA) at Watson B. Duncan Middle will introduce many to the concept this Wednesday, December 5th. The prism concert concept is derived from the prism which reveals the varied colors of light. A prism concert presents the many facets of…

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Gove Elementary Students Enjoy NFL Play 60 Experience

Gove Elementary Wellness Student Council participated in the pre-game and half time celebration during the recent Dolphin vs. Seahawks game at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens.  Students during pregame. Kevin Taylor, local hero, receiving an award. “We would like to thank the Dairy Council of Florida, Mr. Randy Burnham and Allison Ducey, plus the…

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Special American Sign Language Student Holiday Show Benefits Homeless Organization

First graders and high school students will come together to present a Holiday Show to benefit a local organization that supports the homeless.  Debbi Delgado-Coccia’s First Grade class from Lighthouse Elementary and Michelle Barows’ American Sign Language students from William T. Dwyer High School will present the Annual American Sign Language Program beginning at6:00 PM, Thursday,…

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Former Area Superintendent Publishes Book On Palm Beach Schools Integration and New School Concept

Twenty years ago, then-Palm Beach County School District Area Superintendent Dr. Marshall Jenkins arrived in the school system from New York and immediately became  immersed in the work to integrate and improve public education here.   His work was also responsible for bringing the “school within a school” concept to Palm Beach County.  Twenty years later, he has…

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Students Participate in Neuroscience Discovery Day

Max Planck Florida Institute is celebrating the opening of its new research facility in Jupiter, FL by hosting a Neuroscience Discovery Day on Saturday, December 8, 2012 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.  This event is FREE and open to the public.  There will be activities for all ages which include:  Lectures by Max Planck…

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