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Pasadena Educational Foundation’s Summer Program in Full Swing

Pasadena Educational Foundation (PASED) Summer Program offers amazing opportunities to Pasadena Unified students and teachers! Pasadena Unified’s very own Mr. Duffy teaching woodworking and former students Gabby and Mallory are student volunteers! For more information about PASED’s Summer Enrichment Program, visit http://pasedfoundation.org/our-work/in-the-classroom/summer-enrichment/ Pasadena Educational Foundation, 351 South Hudson Ave, RM 153, Pasadena, (626) 396-3625 or visit http://pasedfoundation.org/.            

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La Canada High School’s New Bell Schedule for 2018-19

For the 2018-2019 school year, La Cañada High School’s lunch periods for 7/8 and 9-12 will be switched. High School lunch will be from 11:39…

Polytechnic School: From Empowerment to Communication

ps-07-9-2018-740 Poly’s K-12 Educational Technology program focuses on the integration of digital tools for communication, collaboration, creativity, and critical thinking as a means to support the dynamic technology needs of each student navigating their academic career. Poly’s technology integration specialists work with teachers and students to…

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Walden School: “How We Learn”

Innovative and experiential At its center, a Walden School (WS) education is dynamic, innovative and experiential. Walden School values the in-depth processes that lead to…

Sequoyah School’s Camping and International Expeditions

sequoyah-07-03-2018-740 It’s often on a camping trip, whether it’s to a familiar stretch of California coast or backpacking into the Sierra Nevada wilderness, that Sequoyah students try and succeed at something they have never done before. When they are young this might mean going on a…

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High Point Academy’s Upper Elementary Grades 4-6

High Point Academy (HPA) believes educational excellence should awaken the joy of learning in each student. Its commitment to a balance of tradition and innovation…

Pasadena Unified Teachers Helps SKILLZ Summer School Kids Understand Math Concepts

pusd-06-28-2018-740 Teachers from Pasadena Unified spend their summer breaks helping SKILLZ Summer School kids understand the math concepts they need to start the school year strong. SKILLZ Summer School is a free learning experience for teens at risk of dropping out of school. Coordinated by Flintridge…

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Alverno Wraps Up its First Two Weeks of Summer Conservatory

Alverno High School is wrapping up its first two weeks of the Summer Conservatory for Middle School Girls and getting ready for the next two…

Four Benefits of Sending Your Children to an Educational Summer Camp

untitled740 With summer quickly approaching, you’re likely starting to plan activities for your child in the months outside of school. While there are many options and activities for them to enjoy, some are more beneficial than others. If you want your child to have fun and…

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Getting Medieval in Poly Middle School

Dressed in homemade costumes, sixth-graders recently completed their study of King Arthur in English and the Middle Ages in History with their annual medieval festival. The day included student performances, followed by activities such as bocce ball, learning about medieval weaponry and tactics, reenacting the Battle of Hastings, discovering how to fire a catapult, and creating chain mail. Later students listened to stories from “1001 Arabian Nights” performed by Tom Allard, and then played board games or participated in a jousting match using kindergarten tricycles as their trusty steeds. Thanks to the hard work of the parent volunteers, the highlight…

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