The Military Child Education Coalition occasionally provides free webinars. Check out their latest on Internet and Screen Safety on March 21, 2018, at 12 noon (1:00PM Central). If you won’t be available to watch live, they’ll send you a link to the recorded program. Please visit the MCEC website for more information. Continue reading Free Webinars Available
April is month of the military child. This year the Tennessee Commissioner for Military Interstate Children’s Compact is partnering with Montgomery County Mayor Jim Durrett on a presentation and proclamation during the Monday, April 2, 2018, Montgomery County Commission Informal Meeting. You are invited to “PURPLE UP” by joining the Commissioner during this meeting and wearing purple in honor of the military child. Anyone wishing to participate should … Continue reading Purple Up!
Originally posted on Family School Connection:
Read Across America Day is a nationwide reading celebration that takes place annually on March 2nd-Dr. Seuss’ birthday. You can participate by taking time to read aloud on this day with your children and have them take turns reading to you. Remember, “You’re never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a… Continue reading Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!
Well, no pennies! But we would like to know your thoughts. Each year, CMCSS conducts a Parent/Guardian Survey during the second semester. This survey is designed to obtain parent/guardian feedback on each school’s overall performance. We also gather data regarding student access to technology. Parents and guardians will have the option to complete the survey via phone or on the web. Parents will receive a … Continue reading A Penny for your Thoughts
Some well-known folks read a children’s book to help promote our Read for 20 early literacy campaign. Research tells us that students who practice reading for 20 minutes or more each day are exposed to 1.8 million words and are likely to score 90 percent better than their peers on standardized tests. The videos were originally posted at 7pm to serve as a bedtime story … Continue reading Local Celebs Read for a Cause
It’s never too late to turn over a new leaf. If you haven’t already, sign up for PowerSchool to check grades as often as you’d like. If there are any changes in your family structure, living situation, or other matters that could affect your child’s learning, be sure to inform his or her teacher. It’s better to keep teachers in the know than in the … Continue reading New Year, New Leaf
G.R.E.A.T. stands for Gang Resistance Education And Training. The lessons of the G.R.E.A.T. program include making good decisions, controlling anger, and giving and earning respect. Students can now enjoy a comic book series authored by Clarksville Police Officer and G.R.EA.T. Instructor, Greg Granderson, by downloading part one of the three part series for free from TEAM G.R.E.A.T. comic book. Continue reading Looking for a G.R.E.A.T. Role Model?