Athens Middle School
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We are still opposed to this bill. Significant problems remain, and it could still result in unintended consequences.
Please contact your state representative to let them know you oppose it, too. You can find your representative here: https://t.co/lOpRmQAFFW
Thank you for contacting your senator! While we are disappointed SB 119 passed the senate , it was amended to exclude important national assessments such as ACT, AP, & National Board Certification, thanks to the concerns expressed by educators, parents & other citizens like you.
Educators participating in last week’s Key Leaders Network (South) at Pike Road Elementary took time to hear from fourth grade learners about their projects and real-world applications of learning. Cathy Gassenheimer shares some highlights, photos, and a great PDF showcasing student work. Videos included!read more
It is time for all of us who support Alabama public schools to do what it takes to make effective writing instruction an essential in every grade, writes Cathy Gassenheimer. “Imagine how empowered our students will be if they leave school with the ability to write effectively, both in their work and in their personal lives.”read more