Los Altos Hills, California Tutoring Programs
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Los Altos Hills District and Curriculum
The schools in Los Altos Hill use a standards-based curriculum model that is similar to the Common Core Standards framework. The Common Core Standards are used in Language Arts and Math and provide a clear overview of what students will learn in their subjects each year. Other subjects follow a similar year-by-year approach of learning expectations.
Educating Our Parents: Understanding the Los Altos Hills District Curriculum
In Language Arts, the curriculum details strategies in reading a variety of text styles, writing for multiples purposes, using a writing process, and other communication modalities. In Math, student develop problem-solving techniques in the areas of numeracy, algebra, geometry and data analysis each year. In the Sciences, students learn about the facts and principles specific to the topics of earth science, biology, chemistry, physics, environmental science and technology.
Each academic subject helps students develop important critical thinking skills. In Language Arts, students develop analytic and interpretative thinking. In Math, students learn methods of problem-solving and reasoning, and in the Sciences, students develop a host of process-oriented skills.
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Keeping Informed: Recent Los Altos Hills Educational News
- Science and Technology Week - Science and Technology Week provides an opportunity for students to showcase their abilities in these academic areas. During the week there are also events that students may compete and collaborate in.
- Writer's Week - To highlight the work of the wordsmith's in the school and the broader community, Writer's Week provides students with an opportunity to think about how the words they use can make a difference and have an impact on their peers.
- Honors Organizations - Students at Los Altos High School have two honors organizations which they may be interested in joining. The California Scholastic Federation and the Honors Society both offer the chance for students to strive for higher marks within a community of like-minded students.
Los Altos Hills 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.
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