Glendale Elementary “Young Authors” Recognized by the Society of Professional Journalists. Vero Beach, FL.

    "The Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ), formerly known as Sigma Delta Chi, is the oldest organization representing journalists in the United States. SPJ has nearly 300 chapters across the United States that bring educational programming to local areas and offer regular contact with other media professionals. Its membership base is more than 9,000 members of the media." SPJ discovered … Continue reading Glendale Elementary “Young Authors” Recognized by the Society of Professional Journalists. Vero Beach, FL.

Claudia Wahl: What is the Policy Regarding Preparation of the Indian River County, FL School Board Agenda?

From: Claudia Wahl Sent: Thursday, January 31, 2019 2:01 PM To: Laura.Zorc@indianriverschools.org; Tiffany.Justice@indianriverschools.org; Schiff, Mara; Barenborg, Teri; jacqueline.rosario@indianriverschools.org Subject: School Board Policy Dear Chair Laura Zorc, I am asking for confirmation if the following is policy regarding the preparation of the Agenda. 1)      Is it the responsibility of the superintendent AND the School Board chair … Continue reading Claudia Wahl: What is the Policy Regarding Preparation of the Indian River County, FL School Board Agenda?

Arkansas Lawmaker Wants to Bring Back Journalism Class Requirement in Public Schools.

Reported by Marine Glisovic / KATV / Tuesday, January 22nd 2019 Last year Arkansas lawmakers voted to remove a requirement that Arkansas public schools were required to offer journalism classes as an elective, calling it a mandate. Arkansas State Rep. Julie Mayberry, R-Hensley has filed legislation requiring all Arkansas public schools to offer journalism as an elective. It's … Continue reading Arkansas Lawmaker Wants to Bring Back Journalism Class Requirement in Public Schools.

Should We Have a School Dress Code For Parents?

Gina Vivinetto wrote in TODAY Style on 1/25/19, that “A Memphis, Tennessee, lawmaker is gaining attention across the country for proposing a new school dress code — but this time, it's for the parents. State representative Antonio Parkinson said that after talking with school leaders, educators and other constituents, he'd heard enough ‘horror stories’ about the way … Continue reading Should We Have a School Dress Code For Parents?

¿El Distrito Escolar del Condado de Indian River, FL, todavía tiene un Departamento de Finanzas?

Si ha estado siguiendo el drama sobre el Director Ejecutivo del Distrito Escolar Carter Morrison y el Superintendente Dr. Mark Rendell, aquí hay algo más. Primero, un breve resumen: El 31 de julio de 2018, se entregó personalmente una carta a Carter Morrison, Superintendente de Finanzas del Distrito Escolar Mark J. Rendell, Ed.D., en la … Continue reading ¿El Distrito Escolar del Condado de Indian River, FL, todavía tiene un Departamento de Finanzas?

Dragons

Creative Fiction by K. L. Cogar, a member of the Glendale Elementary, Vero Beach, FL "Young Authors Club."  Miss Cogar is in fourth grade.  The Young Authors Club has published its' December Magazine, available at the Vero Beach Book Center. Once upon a time a beautiful dragon lived in a wonderful cave in the side of … Continue reading Dragons

Ariana: “People’s Perspective’s on Thanksgiving.”

 To get into the holiday spirit, I decided to interview teachers and staff at my school about their favorite Thanksgiving traditions.  What I found was surprising! For starters, Ms. Davis, a fifth- grade teacher, likes to go deer hunting. I knew she loved Math…but hunting? Funny enough, most of the teachers and staff that I interviewed … Continue reading Ariana: “People’s Perspective’s on Thanksgiving.”