online learning

7 Apr, 2022

There’s No Shame in Summer School Anymore as Students Embrace Self-Directed Learning

2022-04-07T07:01:03-05:00Thursday, April 7, 2022|Education Info, Summer Strategies|

Most people who are adults today associate the idea of summer school with remedial classes. It usually means someone has failed a class - or missed so much time that they have to make up several classes over the summer. It's the theme of several teen movies and summer school is always cast in a negative [...]

10 Nov, 2020

What Will the Long-Term Effects of Covid-19, Good or Bad, Be On Our School Systems?

2020-11-10T07:58:17-06:00Tuesday, November 10, 2020|Education Info, Learning Environment, Parents|

There is no question whether COVID-19 has had a huge impact on school systems worldwide, and it will have a lasting effect on schools and learning for a long time to come. Of course, the Coronavirus isn’t the first disaster to significantly impact teaching institutions, but this is the first time in history that all [...]

14 Sep, 2020

Positive Student-Teacher Rapport Helps Students Overcome the Challenges of Online Learning

2020-09-14T08:55:35-05:00Monday, September 14, 2020|Learning Environment, Teachers|

The beginning of the school year is an exciting time for students and the teacher. It's also a critical time for a teacher to begin connecting positively with the students. Over time, the connection becomes stronger, and good student-teacher rapport is established. This year, with online learning playing a major role in education all over [...]

11 Aug, 2020

How to Prepare Your Children for a HyFlex Educational Experience

2020-08-11T07:07:26-05:00Tuesday, August 11, 2020|Learning Environment, Learning Strategies|

In the wake of COVID-19, parents and teachers need to prepare for a new style of education. In our Tenney School Summer Session, we are already implementing a HyFlex approach. HyFlex (or Hybrid-Flexible) uses a combination of in-person learning and online learning. The classroom is set up with video conferencing capabilities, allowing students to be present [...]

3 Aug, 2020

Not All Online Learning Is Created Equal

2020-08-03T14:02:55-05:00Monday, August 3, 2020|Learning Environment|

As we prepare for an unprecedented school year, many parents are looking toward online school as a solution for their students. Others are still debating the pros and cons: is online learning effective? Can their students benefit from that style of learning, or will it set them back? There's a consensus among many parents that [...]

27 Jul, 2020

4 Tips & Tricks for Successful Online Learning

2020-07-30T07:51:34-05:00Monday, July 27, 2020|Education Info, Learning Environment, Learning Strategies|

The world has changed quite a bit over the last couple of months. With the spread of COVID-19, school after school has transitioned to exclusively online learning. Because of the sudden changes to the learning platform, it's been a bit of a bumpy road for many students. Here at The Tenney School, we are determined [...]

14 May, 2020

The Benefits of Online Learning

2021-02-06T00:11:38-06:00Thursday, May 14, 2020|Learning Environment|

In the blink of an eye, parents and students everywhere have been pushed into schooling online. For most, this doesn't exactly feel great. After all, making such an enormous life change is something that the vast majority of parents would consider very carefully under any other circumstances. This sudden change to online learning may feel [...]

27 Mar, 2020

Why Online Learning Works (Especially at the Tenney School)

2020-06-02T14:45:54-05:00Friday, March 27, 2020|Learning Strategies, Parents, Private School, Summer Strategies, Teachers|

The transition from classroom learning to online learning can be a difficult one. Sometimes both students and teachers are facing a lot of uncertainty. They are unsure how this new method of doing things will work. However, at The Tenney School, we have found that online learning is both possible and beneficial! We are able [...]

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