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CINS 2017 Education Legislation Round-Up, Wed., March 15

Posted on behalf of the Council of Intown Neighborhood Schools, CINS, representing the Grady Cluster: Grady Cluster parents, teachers and stakeholders, Please join us for our annual  CINS 2017 Education Legislation Round-Up Wednesday, March 15, 2017 6:45-8:30 pm Springdale Park … Continue reading

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Come to the Atlanta Science Festival Expo on March 26

Atlanta’s biggest interactive science event is free and open to adults, families, and children of all ages and interests. The Exploration Expo promotes science exploration, discovery and innovation with more than 100 interactive exhibits, hands-on experiments, mind blowing demos and performances. … Continue reading

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Forum on “Turning around Failing Schools: Governance, Resources and Accountability,” Feb. 24, 11:30 AM-1:30 PM

Posted on behalf of the Georgia Children’s Action Network: Join Voices for Georgia’s Children, Georgia Children’s Advocacy Network (GA-CAN!) and the Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education for a special “In Session” GA-CAN! forum that will discuss the governance, resources and accountability required to turn around failing … Continue reading

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“Why Math Might Be the Secret to School Success”

By Doug Abell In case you missed it on NPR’s Morning Edition program on Dec. 9th, I think you’d find the above titled story worth a listen. Below is the link to it. The story runs less than 4 minutes … Continue reading

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Inman Middle School Principal, Dr. Betsy Bockman, Emphasizes Collaboration in the Grady Cluster on Behalf of All Students

At the November Council of Intown Neighborhood Schools program held at Springdale Park Elementary on November 12, Dr. Betsy Bockman, principal at Inman Middle lifted up significant, ongoing conversations among principals and assistant principals throughout the Grady Cluster. Elementary schools in … Continue reading

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Gesturing with Hands is a Powerful Tool for Children’s Math Learning

“Children who use their hands to gesture during a math lesson gain a deep understanding of the problems they are taught, according to new research from the University of Chicago’s Department of Psychology. “Previous research has found that gestures can … Continue reading

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