Student Health

23 Jan, 2021

The Effect High School Cheating Has on Kids

2021-01-23T09:32:49-06:00

Cheating is omnipresent in schools across the globe. The pressure of being successful in school is leading a lot of students down this cheating path. Students see it as a way to get through their classes without considering the long term effects it can have. Cheating is extremely detrimental to students and prevents teachers from [...]

The Effect High School Cheating Has on Kids2021-01-23T09:32:49-06:00
8 Jan, 2021

How One-on-One Teachers Help Children With ADD or ADHD to Enjoy Learning

2021-01-08T16:03:47-06:00

For children with the common ADD or ADHD diagnosis, school is a gauntlet of challenges. Even the most earnest and well-behaved ADHD child struggles to hold still through an entire lesson. Children with ADD are often social and love their school friends, but are often told that their natural energy is a classroom distraction. As [...]

How One-on-One Teachers Help Children With ADD or ADHD to Enjoy Learning2021-01-08T16:03:47-06:00
20 Nov, 2020

The Impact of High School Cheating

2020-11-20T13:18:28-06:00

Cheating is an ever-present struggle in high schools all across America. Even though it is easier to detect with digital learning and artificial intelligence, it is more common than you may realize.  Cheating on a test may not seem like much, but the truth is that it rarely stops there. Once a student finds him [...]

The Impact of High School Cheating2020-11-20T13:18:28-06:00
10 Oct, 2020

The Impact of COVID-19 on College Admissions

2020-10-10T08:50:09-05:00

COVID-19 has forced sweeping changes in many parts of the world. Others are just now beginning to see the impact that this virus will have on their daily lives. There have been major shifts in perception about topics that, until recently, were set in stone. Among those topics is a student's decision about attending college. [...]

The Impact of COVID-19 on College Admissions2020-10-10T08:50:09-05:00
5 Oct, 2020

The Hybrid-Flexible (HyFlex) Model for Education

2020-10-05T06:51:40-05:00

There are two options regarding the 2020-2021 school year. The first is for learning to remain completely virtual. The second and most coveted option is for life to return to normal. There is nothing that parents, students, and teachers would love more than to be able to return to the classroom and continue their routines. [...]

The Hybrid-Flexible (HyFlex) Model for Education2020-10-05T06:51:40-05:00
25 Sep, 2020

Seeing the Signs That Your Child Needs a Tutor

2020-09-25T16:17:44-05:00

Deciding whether your child needs a tutor can be difficult. Student needs are varied and unique, ranging from subject-related issues to emotional concerns. Hiring a tutor can make the difference between frustration and success for a child so recognizing the need for a tutor is extremely important. Several different signs indicate that a child would [...]

Seeing the Signs That Your Child Needs a Tutor2020-09-25T16:17:44-05:00
24 Aug, 2020

Five Facts That Make Eleventh Grade Extremely Significant

2020-08-24T09:53:33-05:00

Is there a specific year in a student's education that seems like a throwaway year? Or is there one grade that seems more important than the others? This has been a topic of discussion for educators, parents, and students alike. And we at The Tenney School have identified a trend. Sadly, many students and their parents view [...]

Five Facts That Make Eleventh Grade Extremely Significant2020-08-24T09:53:33-05:00
20 Jul, 2020

The Long Term Impact of a Year Without Learning

2020-07-20T06:42:28-05:00

With the 2020-21 school year just around the corner, educators are scrambling to figure out a plan that will work to safely and effectively teach children during the COVID-19 crisis. When the pandemic hit in Spring 2020, schools closed and teachers began to experiment with remote learning. Because this is an unprecedented occurrence in our [...]

The Long Term Impact of a Year Without Learning2020-07-20T06:42:28-05:00
14 Jul, 2020

Tenney’s “Hybrid-Flexible” Approach for the 20-21 School Year

2020-07-14T07:42:15-05:00

The Tenney School will be using a Hybrid-Flexible (or HyFlex) approach to conducting school during the 2020-2021 school year.  This approach will maximize the academic progress of our students in a manner that is safe for our community. Using Hybrid-Flexible, we will be prepared to teach students online or in person every day. The number [...]

Tenney’s “Hybrid-Flexible” Approach for the 20-21 School Year2020-07-14T07:42:15-05:00
21 Jun, 2020

How the Hybrid-Flexible (HyFlex) Model for Education Can Benefit Your Child

2020-06-20T17:36:03-05:00

Many parents are incredibly concerned about what school will look like for their children in the fall. After months of transitioning to online learning, parents wonder what measures schools take to make it possible for children to continue learning while still maintaining appropriate social distancing measures. One of the most popular models for returning to [...]

How the Hybrid-Flexible (HyFlex) Model for Education Can Benefit Your Child2020-06-20T17:36:03-05:00