Graduating early from high school can be an exciting prospect for many students. Chances are you're already considering it if you're coming across this article. That's why I want to give you 5 benefits for graduating early from high school to see if it's right for you! 1. Taking a Gap Year Many high [...]
It's no surprise that many students wish that homework did not exist. It's an age old problem since students began coming to school. While homework can be a lot of work I want to discuss some reasons why homework should not be banned. It's actually more helpful than you'd think. Reason 1: Repetition Matters Believe [...]
As a parent, I'm sure you've heard the term "504 plan" thrown around. It can sound cryptic at first but I promise it'll make sense once we define what it is and how it works. So let's dive into answering the question of what is a 504 plan? What is a 504 Plan? A 504 [...]
Senior year is a big year for students and their parents. Many students by this point have made up their minds on what they're doing after high school. Now, I want to discuss senior year and the parents guide to making the most of it! Prepare For Life After School Hopefully by this point [...]
Should cell phones be allowed in school? As cell phones have developed, the role of them in the classroom have become increasingly blurred. Many teachers stand firmly by the fact that they disrupt the classroom and should be banned. Other teachers rely on them as a way to further engagement in the class. Let's discuss [...]
Starting at a new school can be stressful for many new students. Making friends may seem intimidating with many students wondering how to make new friends at school. I want to share some strategies that are effective in meeting new people. 1. Ask For Directions Asking for directions around the school is a great way [...]
Before your high school student chooses which classes to take, it's important to understand the differences between Advanced Placement and Dual Enrollment classes. Although each course is designed to be rigorous and college-level, there are a few significant differences between the two formats. Here's an introduction to college-level courses at The Tenney School: Why Take [...]
Please come join us for coffee at The Tenney School on Friday, September 2nd. Coffee will take place at 9:15 a.m. This will be a great opportunity to hear all that is happening at The Tenney School this school year. We look foward to seeing you then!