Archive for: March, 2016

 
AmeriCorps Week: Q & A with Sean McPherson

AmeriCorps Week: Q & A with Sean McPherson

AmeriCorps Week is an annual year that recognizes the commitment of AmeriCorps members and alums by highlighting the extraordinary impact AmeriCorps makes across our nation every day. AmeriCorps Week is a time to salute AmeriCorps members and alums for their service, thank AmeriCorps community partners, and communicate AmeriCorps impact on […]

 
8th Grader wins statewide Art Contest

8th Grader wins statewide Art Contest

James W. Parker Middle School eighth grader Olivia Sutton placed second in the PA State Game Commission‘s Threatened and Endangered Species Awareness Art Competition. There were 352 entries statewide, and winners received a cash award. Sutton’s entry, a colored pencil drawing of an Endangered PA Short-eared Owl, will be on display […]

 
AmeriCorps Week: Q & A with Lauren Sipple

AmeriCorps Week: Q & A with Lauren Sipple

AmeriCorps Week is an annual year that recognizes the commitment of AmeriCorps members and alums by highlighting the extraordinary impact AmeriCorps makes across our nation every day. AmeriCorps Week is a time to salute AmeriCorps members and alums for their service, thank AmeriCorps community partners, and communicate AmeriCorps impact on […]

 
Read Across America Day 2016

Read Across America Day 2016

General McLane High School students continued the tradition and visited both McKean and Edinboro Elementary School to read to the students in honor of Read Across America Day, an annual reading motivation and awareness program that calls for every child in every community to celebrate reading on March 2, the […]

 

Disco makes its way into Math Class

Disco and math doesn’t seem like an obvious pairing. But McKean Elementary fourth graders would argue differently. In order to learn how to solve multi-digit multiplication, fourth grade teacher Scott Hutchison made up DISCO moves to help students remember the many steps involved in the standard algorithm (typical way of […]

 
GMHS Teacher Receives Golden Apple

GMHS Teacher Receives Golden Apple

General McLane High School math teacher Judy Scaletta received the Golden Apple Award today. Freshman Maegan Parker nominated Mrs. Scaletta, who has worked 30 years as a math teacher for the District. Prior to serving as a math teacher, Mrs. Scaletta worked as an elementary music teacher and substitute throughout […]

 
EE Bookmark Exchange

EE Bookmark Exchange

Edinboro Elementary School is participating in a bookmark exchange program with a school in Reading, PA. Third graders are creating bookmarks to send to the Muhlenberg Elementary Center. The bookmarks include pictures that are unique to the Edinboro and Erie region. This project, which is done in Mrs. Androstic’s class, […]