What are you doing this summer? The 3rd Annual Summer Learning Inspirations website for K-12 Students and Parents contains hundreds of activities, resources, community services, camps and locations to discover for the entire familiy. Studies show that students engaged in learning throughout the summer are more successful when they return in the fall. Enjoy reading, learning something new, and visiting a park, science center or cultural event.
Florida Standards Assessment (FSA) in Palm Beach County schools begins in April and is scheduled to run through May 20th. According to the FSA website, “The Florida Standards were designed to set higher expectations for students to encourage deeper learning on fewer topics and requiring greater critical thinking, reasoning and problem solving.” Here are some resources to help parents better understand the assessments and help prepare their students.
Welcome to FloridaStudents.org, your source for Florida Standards Student Tutorials and Resources for students from kindergarten to 12th grade. This site is new and inside you will find 100s of interactive resources designed to help students learn the concepts needed to master language arts, mathematics, science, and civics. These include over 300 interactive tutorials designed by educators across the state and aligned to Florida standards.