Customized Curriculum

16 Dec, 2020

The Sad News About STAAR Testing in 2021

2020-12-16T15:38:48-06:00

The Texas Education Association has decided to administer the STAAR this year.  That saddens me not just for the students who will spend the spring semester preparing for it but also for the over-stressed teachers who have worked tirelessly to get students where they need to be this year after losing so much of spring [...]

The Sad News About STAAR Testing in 20212020-12-16T15:38:48-06:00
9 Nov, 2020

How High School Students Can Recover Class Credits Before Graduation

2020-11-09T08:02:21-06:00

The high school's structured system designs a linear march through. Uninterrupted, most students will have all the classes they need to graduate. Of course, not all student experiences are predictable or uninterrupted. Many students miss or fail classes due to events and stress in their life. Even after normalcy returns, you still need to recover [...]

How High School Students Can Recover Class Credits Before Graduation2020-11-09T08:02:21-06:00
7 Oct, 2020

Personalized Learning: How a Custom Education Can Benefit Your Child

2020-10-07T17:26:06-05:00

Everything around us is customizable and we love it. This is the era of customization and due to our technology and the variety of options. We can customize everything from the clothes we wear, the food we eat, the television shows and books that pop up on our recommended list, and the podcasts we listen [...]

Personalized Learning: How a Custom Education Can Benefit Your Child2020-10-07T17:26:06-05:00
27 Apr, 2020

Handling the Impact of Today’s Crisis on Student Anxiety

2020-06-02T15:03:19-05:00

Somewhere between February and April, everyone's lifestyles changed drastically. COVID-19 has sent everybody home for the foreseeable in order to control the spread of the virus. On one hand, we have never been better-equipped for this kind of pandemic. Mobile devices and wifi, communication and learning platforms, cloud-shared documents, and video streaming: we're great at [...]

Handling the Impact of Today’s Crisis on Student Anxiety2020-06-02T15:03:19-05:00
16 Dec, 2019

Private Schools Prepare International Students for College

2019-12-17T08:55:36-06:00

International students have to face many challenges when they come to the United States to study. In fact, there are times when even getting into a school poses a challenge, even if the student is very good at academics. This is because the application process in the United States is very detailed, which is quite [...]

Private Schools Prepare International Students for College2019-12-17T08:55:36-06:00
15 Feb, 2019

What Qualifies a Child for the Gifted and Talented Program?

2020-10-30T13:13:42-05:00

While most parents believe their child is gifted at something, most people don’t know if or how their child can be accepted into a Gifted and Talented (GT) program. Federal criteria for GT programs is somewhat fuzzy, making the issue even more confusing. Let’s take a closer look at the Gifted and Talented [...]

What Qualifies a Child for the Gifted and Talented Program?2020-10-30T13:13:42-05:00
12 Oct, 2018

Open House, November 6th | 10am-1pm

2018-10-12T14:46:02-05:00

The Tenney School is excited to announce that we will have an Open House this year on November 6th (Election Day).  The best way to appreciate the value of our one-to-one education is to see it in action.  After you vote, come visit us on November 6th to see "The Power of One" Tenney School [...]

Open House, November 6th | 10am-1pm2018-10-12T14:46:02-05:00
28 Sep, 2018

Tailored Learning: Improving Your Child’s Academic Success

2018-09-28T10:30:12-05:00

You want your child to excel in all areas of school. Not only can their grades have a big impact on their ability go to college, acquire scholarships, and get the future job they've always wanted, you want them to have the kind of success that will help propel them to take on future challenges. [...]

Tailored Learning: Improving Your Child’s Academic Success2018-09-28T10:30:12-05:00
19 Aug, 2018

What is Custom-Made Education?

2018-08-19T21:15:12-05:00

We are living in an era of customization. Because of our technology and variety of options, we can customize everything from the clothes we wear, the food we eat, the television shows and books that pop up on our recommended list, and the podcasts we listen to. The world is quickly becoming divergent in new [...]

What is Custom-Made Education?2018-08-19T21:15:12-05:00