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Seventh and eighth graders at Tioga Junior High School spent the last three months researching things like the nation's opioid crisis, the link between football and CTE and how society can help teenagers with problems like depression.

And those are just a few examples of what about 40 students came up with when given an hour each day to dedicate to studying anything of interest to them.

The topics aren't what teachers necessarily would have assigned their 12 and 13-year-old students. That's part of the concept of "Genius Hour", according to an online description of the "movement" to help students find autonomy in the classroom. - Read entire article @ The Town Talk

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Seniors at Peabody Magnet switched roles in the classroom this week to teach material from their high school biology courses to younger students.

The assignment was part of an upper-level course taught by biology and chemistry instructor Torri Byrd, who asked the group to prepare lessons that included a presentation on complex scientific concepts and an interactive component.

It also was an educational opportunity for middle schoolers from Peabody's feeder school, Arthur F. Smith Middle Magnet, who were invited to learn from their older peers. Read entire article @ The TownTalk.com

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The Rapides Parish School District announced its three Teachers and three Principals of the Year during a program Monday, which recognized a long list of nominees for their work in the classroom and dedication to a profession characterized as a calling several times during the evening.

The 2018-19 Teachers of the Year in the elementary, middle school and high school categories, which were selected by administration based on nominations from each school, include: - Read entire article @The TownTalk

District Score 91.6
10 PROGRESS POINTS Earned by District
6 Schools Moved Up a LETTER GRADE
6 TOP GAINS Schools
4 Schools Moved OUT of TURNAROUND
6 of 7 District Indices Showed GROWTH
21 Schools INCREASED SPS
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Alexandria Sr. High 101.6
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Pineville High School 106.2
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School of Excellence
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Phoenix Magnet 120.5
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Peabody Montessori 107.5
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Phoenix Magnet
Peabody Montessori
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Caroline Dormon 127.8
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Caroline Dormon Jr High
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Pineville High
+5.8 pts
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Caroline Dormon
+5.4
Top Gains Schools
One Team - One Mission
Northwood
+15.2
Rapides High
+14.1
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One Team - One Mission
L. S. Rugg Elementary
+12.8
Carter C. Raymond
+11.4
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Highest Growth Schools
Northwood
+15.2
L.S. Rugg
+12.8
Carter C. Raymond
+11.4
Rapides High
+14.1
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Schools Earning 10 Progress Points
Arthur F. Smith
Caroline Dormon
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Glenmora High
Northwood
Horseshoe Drive Elementary
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High Schools Moving Up
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Northwood
Rapides High
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Elementary Schools Moving Up
("D" to "C")
Carter C. Raymond
W. O. Hall
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L. S. Rugg
Pineville Elementary
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Out of TURNAROUND Status
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