Special Links and Resources

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” ~ Nelson Mandela

At Academy Schools, we are a community of learners – and that includes our families. From time to time, we discover tools and resources that have potential value for all. We look forward to sharing those with you through our web site and our Facebook fan page. Are you a Fan? If not, click on the link below.
Look for updates on a regular basis!

Parent Speaker Series 2016-2017

 

Next Speaker TBA.

If you have an idea on a topic to be discussed or a guest speaker please contact Jennifer Sargent.

Do you want to know more about…

* The benefits of small class size: http://parentsacrossamerica.org/what-we-believe-2/why-class-size-matters/

* Research shows class size matters a lot: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/answer-sheet/wp/2014/02/24/class-size-matters-a-lot-research-shows/

* The Center for Disease Control (CDC) has compiled new, easy-to-use fact sheets and check lists outlining key developmental milestones from infancy to age 5. Learn the Signs. Act Early. Get the Facts:  http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/actearly/milestones/index.html

* Seven questions to consider when picking a summer academic program for your child. http://www.additudemag.com/adhd-web/article/1891.html

 

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