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Enfield District and Curriculum
Enfield Public School District follows the Connecticut Common Core State Standards, which place emphasis on Math and Language Arts. These standards put in place a method to provide a rigorous education where students are given the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of material and the process begins as early as kindergarten. High expectations and rigor challenge the students each year in all subjects including Science and Social Studies.
We currently cover the following Enfield-area school district: Enfield Public Schools.
Educating Our Parents: Understanding the Enfield District Curriculum
In English Language Arts, student’s education begins with a focus on literacy in their reading, writing and verbal communications. Literary analysis, word study, and the development of means to communicate ideas to different types of audiences, are all taught. Students are expected to develop presentation skills in writing and speaking. Research and evaluation skills are also focused on, and students are expected to bring a critical eye to media as well.
In Mathematics, students cover topics in numeracy, geometry, algebra, and data analysis over their years in a pattern that extends their knowledge in each topic over their school years. The curriculum aims to draw out students’ problem solving abilities so they may understand the best, most precise, method to solve a problem and know how to communicate their work process. Likewise, in other core subjects, learning follows major topical strands allowing for a more in-depth learning experience.
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Keeping Informed: Recent Enfield Educational News
- Enfield Student’s Show Random Acts of Kindness - Students from across the district participating in “Rachel’s Challenge” in an effort to not only promote acts of kindness but bring awareness to the devastating consequences of bullying. The students hoped that by showing acts of kindness, the kindness would be paid forward.
- Robotics Club to Compete - The robotics club from Enrico Fermi High school will compete in the FIRST Robotics Regional competition. The team’s robot Buzz will compete against robots from schools all over Connecticut in what has become a fast-growing extracurricular activity.
- Enfield Goes Green - The school district is making an effort to make sure that all of the schools focus on efforts to maintain a green environment for the students. This includes using green cleaners to clean the schools. All products not only need to have a green seal, indicating that are they are free of harmful or toxic substances, but they are required to be only used when needed.
Enfield 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: Teaching Kids to Think
We often think about education being the accumulation of knowledge and facts. It should be however, so much more than that. Teachers and parents have to start pushing their kids to think and problem solve. Students often want to just know the facts that will get the right answer but often are frustrated when asked to think for themselves. They might even see it as being the fault of the teacher but if done right, the teacher is actually doing them a great service. A teacher should guide them, but not just give them answers. Giving students questions that cause them to apply multiple facets of information is critical to creating problem solvers who know how to think, not just memorize facts. Parents must be allies in this mission as well. Higher education is all about applying what you know in an advanced way so the sooner we push our kids higher, the better they will do.