BACK TO SCHOOL 2020
Colorado private and charter schools are launching a buffet of phased plans to get students back in school, and while the plans differ in details, they each aim to provide an enriching education remotely or in a safe, socially distanced classroom.
Preparing preschool and Kindergarten students for the first day of school through play, consistency, and honest conversations.
For parents and children alike, the beginning of the school year elicits both anticipation and anxiety, even under the best circumstances. The prospect of returning to the classroom in the middle of a pandemic is enough to make anyone lose sleep. We talked to Chandra Lontz-Smith, licensed professional counselor and owner of Genuine Heart Counseling in Longmont, to find out how kids – and grown-ups – can manage back-to-school nerves.
These creative ideas from experienced parents and teachers can help you and your child be ready for online learning.
As the Boulder Valley School District, St. Vrain School District and Adams 12 5-Star Schools adjust plans for starting classes, local businesses and organizations are ramping up their efforts to assure that every student – regardless of their circumstances – can start the school year safely with the tools they need to succeed.
School will look a little different this fall for Boulder Valley students with special needs.
While we all watch how the school year and autumn unfolds, here are some tried-and-true area organizations hosting creative fall activities for your pent-up kids. Some can take place safely in-person; others have options for a virtual environment. See what works best for your young ones.
Now that schools are almost back in session, the backpacks are filling up quickly with No. 2 pencils, stacks of ruled paper and folders in every color of the rainbow. While many students feel excited to start school this year, some parents may be feeling a bit more trepidatious than usual. Here we have a list of health guidelines to make it easier to navigate the school year so you can keep your students safe and healthy.
Even amid the isolation and quarantine, local businesses that specialize in music keep a connection to the customers that need creative expression the most.
Take pleasure in watching your kids improve and accomplish so much academically, all because the very structure and set-up of the Tutor Doctor of Northern Colorado far surpasses any other tutoring service in the area and maybe in the nation.
Moving Onward In 2009 I was honored to accept the position of Superintendent of Adams 12 Five Star Schools. Nearly 11 years later, I am still honored and more committed than ever to serve the district I grew up in despite the unprecedented COVID-19 challenge. As a...
Dear St. Vrain Valley Community, As we are prepared to begin the 2020-2021 school year in a challenging time of uncertainty, I want to take a moment to recognize the strength of our community and the support we have received from our families, teachers, staff,...
Back Together BVSD I have been in education for 24 years and this Back to School is unlike any other that I’ve ever experienced. As we approach the new school year, school districts across the nation are grappling with the best way to support students, while keeping...
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