Ohio Appalachian Collaborative Blog

It takes teamwork to make the dream work

  • Project-Based Learning at Fort Frye Local School District

    by Stephanie Marshall, High Schools That Work Coordinator, Fort Frye Local School District | Jan 06, 2016
    At Fort Frye Local School District, educators strive to actively engage students in the learning process through project-based learning (PBL).
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  • 5 Lessons to Successfully Implement Blended Learning

    by Maria Boyarko, Director of Learning and Leading at Battelle for Kids | Dec 15, 2015
    Learn how to successfully implement blended learning in the classroom and move education toward a learner-centered model that is competency-based, highly personalized, and integrated with technology.
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  • Ohio's College Application Month: OAC Districts Getting College Ready!

    by Bellefontaine, Crooksville, Fort Frye, East Muskingum, Maysville, Rolling Hills, Switzerland of Ohio, New Lexington, Franklin, River View, and West Muskingum | Dec 02, 2015
    Check out fun events hosted by OAC districts this fall to celebrate the annual Ohio College Application Month. OCAM is an effort to help high school seniors navigate the complex college admissions process and ensure they apply to at least one postsecondary institution.
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  • Creating Student Success Beyond Classroom Walls

    by Christy Calhoun, Mathematics Teacher, Bethel-Tate High School, Bethel-Tate Local School District | Nov 19, 2015
    Learn how Bethel-Tate High School is creating student success beyond classroom walls and making plans to implement a Teacher Academy Program in the spring 2016 semester for 12–16 high school seniors.
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  • Ohio Straight A Innovations–the OAC Continues to Realize Cost Savings

    by Tracy Najera, Senior Director, Battelle for Kids | Nov 03, 2015
    Take a closer look at the OAC story of the positive impact of long-term community support through building a movement, sharing and learning across the Collaborative, making innovation affordable, and creating shared stories of success.
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