Congratulations to PG High School, recognized as a California Gold Ribbon School for 2017.
Schools applied for the award based on a model program or practice their school has adopted that includes standards-based activities, projects, strategies, and practices that can be replicated by other local educational agencies. PG High was one of only two schools to receive the recognition in Monterey County.
- Digital Tools and Distraction in SchoolWe should be deliberately teaching middle and high school students how to manage their devices.
- Learning to Hook an AudienceThe author’s fifth-grade students practiced a variety of skills in order to make 25-minute verbal and visual presentations on their inquiry-based projects.
- Social Media Posts as ExemplarsText messages and Instagram captions can be valuable samples for teaching tone, writing conventions, and levels of formality.
- Digital Tools and Distraction in School