Beacon Falls, Connecticut Tutoring Programs
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Beacon Falls District and Curriculum
Region 16 School District is located in Prospect, CT. Region 16 operates 6 schools including one pre-k program, three elementary schools, one middle school, and one high school. Region 16 services the towns of Beacon Falls, CT and Prospect, CT. Committed to providing high quality educational opportunities for all students, Region 16 follows the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in literacy and mathematics. Additionally Region 16 provides Curriculum Snapshots for Grade Level K-5. Curriculum snapshots are also provided for in other content areas including Language Arts K-12 and Mathematics including Algebra, Geometry, Pre-calculus, Calculus and Statistics.
We currently cover the following Beacon Falls-area school district: Region 16 School District.
Educating Our Parents: Understanding the Beacon Falls District Curriculum
Based on state and national standards and essential skills and understandings, the elementary Curriculum Snapshots includes curricular goals for literacy, mathematics, social studies, science, art, music, and physical education. At the secondary level, course descriptions and objectives are provides for mathematics and language arts/English courses. Honors and Advanced Placement coursework is available for students who are academically prepared for the increased rigor.
Assessment is another key component of the curriculum. It is vital because it informs all stakeholders—administrators, educators, students, and parents—of student performances so that appropriate curricular decisions are made to ensure that children are developing the 21st century skills that are needed. Formal whole-school assessments—using school-wide rubrics—are implemented to assess individual students as well as the school as a whole. Region 16 uses the Smarter Balanced Consortium Assessment for students which align with the Common Core State Standards.
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Keeping Informed: Recent Beacon Falls Educational News
- Statewide Green Cleaning Initiative - The State of Connecticut is requiring local school boards to implement a green cleaning program. Region 16 is committed to meet the law and all cleaning products will be green seal or eco logo.
- District Budget Survey - Results from the budget survey are now available online. Please take a moment to view the results and see how the community feels about the budget and other important issues including school safety, athletics, and extracurricular activities.
- Comcast Provides Low-Cost Internet Services for Families - Comcast works to provide families with low-cost Internet services, affordable computers, and free digital literacy training. Households that have students involved in the National School Lunch Program are eligible for the services.
Beacon Falls 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: Fun Apps and Sites for Music Education
There is an app for everything these days and education have no shortage of apps for content and learning. Here are a few cool apps or sites especially for the field of music education to get your students excited about music. Music Learning Community is a great website with a variety of games to help master the elements of music theory, rhythmic skills, and ear training. Juno’s Piano is an instructional keyboard app that helps users to learn songs and offers free play. My Note Games is an app of simple games to teach music theory and instrument knowledge. It uses note recognition technology with varying levels to keep the user entertained. Students can also learn about different genres of music and instruments from around the world. Check out these educational tools today!