Burlington, Kentucky Tutoring Programs
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Burlington District and Curriculum
The schools in Burlington follow the curriculum of the Kentucky Department of Education. The curriculum uses detailed standards to guide teaching and learning at each grade level. The standards consist of the skills, knowledge and concepts that students will be introduced to and are expected to understand proficiently.
We currently cover the following Burlington-area school district: Boone County Schools.
Educating Our Parents: Understanding the Burlington District Curriculum
In the Writing program, students are expected to develop writing skills in an ever-advancing way. There is ongoing assessment for your child’s writing. Standards guiding the use of language, organization of essays, and the development of research skills are emphasized. Writing is a very important part of the curriculum and it is important that your child meet the standards. The teachers are trying to have regular writing and assessment evidenced in their classrooms.
In Social Studies, the students are taught history, geography, economics, government and culture. Opportunities to conduct research in all these areas is emphasized. As the grades progress the students learn ever more sophisticated material. There is a lot of difference from school to school as to exactly what is taught in social studies but a common core of understandings exists. Students increase their depth of knowledge in a range of concepts dealing with governmental and economic systems, institutions, and societal change.
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Keeping Informed: Recent Burlington Educational News
- Fundraising for Technology - Burlington Elementary School is fundraising to buy better technology for school use. One of the things they are doing is selling magazine subscriptions and the money goes to purchasing better technology for the school.
- Education Foundation - Boone County Education Foundation is a community and business partnership to offer financial and educational support to Boone county students. They give scholarships, grants, sponsor events, and offer a way for parents to volunteer in the school system.
- Public Preschool - In Boone County there is a public preschool program that assists students who have financial need and students with disabilities. The services include development literacy and math skills, and plenty of time to play with other kids!
Burlington 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: The Importance of Social Studies
Social Studies is the one area where you can learn about your origins. In Social Studies class you can find out the history of your civilization. You can also find out where your city fits in the world in geography class. Other things you learn in Social Studies include topics related to your government or international politics. You also learn about how money works through economics. Social Studies is a very important and interesting part of your education.