Student Health

10 Oct, 2020

The Impact of COVID-19 on College Admissions


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


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


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


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


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


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


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
29 Apr, 2020

Safe, In-Person Summer School


The summer of 2020 may be the best one ever to consider summer school for your child.  A few of the reasons summer school may be something good to consider this year: Students are behind. Distance learning at many schools at the end of the 19-20 school year was ineffective, and summer is a good [...]

Safe, In-Person Summer School2020-06-04T16:02:44-05:00
28 Apr, 2020

Five Ways to Make Online Learning Successful


Our world has changed drastically, just in the past few months. As the COVID-19 pandemic spreads, school after school is transitioning to online learning. Students and teachers alike are taking concern for each other's safety and finding ways to continue learning via online platforms. Although there have been bumps in the road, the functionality of [...]

Five Ways to Make Online Learning Successful2020-06-02T15:06:09-05:00
27 Apr, 2020

Handling the Impact of Today’s Crisis on Student Anxiety


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