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Ashland, Oregon Tutoring Programs
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Ashland District and Curriculum
The Ashland School District follows a core curriculum which helps students build an understanding of each subject by focusing in on and developing key skills in their major topics. The U.S. News and World Report has awarded Ashland Schools a Silver Medal. This makes these schools some of the best throughout the nation. Regardless of ability level, all students are held to a high standard of expectations for both academic achievement and behavior. Ashland School District is also committed to instilling in each student an appreciation for sustainability, such that the next generation has the knowledge and skills required to be good stewards of the environment.
We currently cover the following Ashland-area school district: Ashland School District.
Educating Our Parents: Understanding the Ashland District Curriculum
The Social Studies curriculum at Ashland Schools includes geography. Students may begin by learning how to make a map of their room but before they know it they learn about the landforms and bodies of water throughout the world. They also learn why civilizations developed where they did and why cultures may have changed over time. The students gain a sense of their space in the world and can take ownership of the knowledge of how their land became the way it is.
The Mathematics curriculum helps children develop geometry skills from an early age. The students learn the basic shapes when they are in kindergarten, plus they learn how to take these shapes to create other shapes. As they progress, they begin to learn how to measure angles and to find the perimeter and the volume of a shape as well as the mid-point of angles and much more. Students gain problem solving skills from the geometry curriculum.
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Keeping Informed: Recent Ashland Educational News
- You Matter Campaign - The You Matter Campaign at Ashland Schools shows the students that they have a say in maintaining the alcohol and drug-free school. This campaign helps students see that they have a choice to live a healthier and longer life by making good choices.
- National Honor Society - The National Honor Society consists of students that have shown leadership skills, as well as scholarship, service and good character. When the students are inducted into the National Honor Society they are expected to complete additional service projects, either in the school, city or the state.
- Speech and Debate - Speech and Debate offers students the opportunity to improve their skills in oratory presentations. In competition, the students are presented a topic and then are given a limited amount of time to research before presenting it before the judges. The various areas in competition include expository speech, oratory speech and prose or poetry.
Ashland Tutors Can Help Your Student Succeed
SchoolTutoring Academy works with young learners and students, all the way up through high school. We offer Pre-K and Kindergarten Tutoring as well as Elementary School Tutoring to build a strong learning foundation early on. We also offer comprehensive tutoring across all school subjects.
Chalk Talk: Gardening and Children
Children can gain quite a bit from helping with a garden, whether a large garden in the yard or plants in a pot. Children can learn to be curious as they see a plant develop roots and leaves, or as they discover what a plant needs to survive. They also learn patience as they have to wait for a seedling to sprout and then for a flower or produce to grow. As they work the ground and place a seed in a prepared hole, even picking the produce off of the plant, they are developing eye-hand coordination. They can learn classification by sorting plants or seeds by the color of the plant, or its height or even if the plant will produce in the fall or the summer. They gain observation skills as they watch the plant change over time. The child that grows a garden, grows so much more than a plant, they grow skills for life.