Activities and ideas to help students stay academically sharp this summer
School administrative offices remain open during the summer, including counseling departments. I asked a high school counseling department chairperson to tell me about her "summer work."
People seem to think that FCPS shuts down after the students head home for summer vacation. That is so far from the truth! There are many critical things happening throughout the system, so I decided to write a few “In My Shoes” blogs to capture some of our summer work.
As our students begin summer break, it’s important to keep their brains engaged! And not just because I said so.
Dr. Alban summarizes the inaugural year of her blog, "Off the Cuff"
FCPS graduates and retirees alike look forward to new beginnings.
Reflections during graduation week, Class of 2018
As I met with high school seniors, I asked for their ideas on how we could improve grading. Many interesting ideas emerged.
This is the second in a series of blogs based on feedback from high school seniors which I received while visiting every high school.
This series of blogs will explore common themes discussed by seniors during my visits to every high school. These young adults offered valuable insights for consideration.