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Back-to-School Organization Tips for Busy Families

The new school year brings hectic mornings, piles of homework, endless events, practices, games and school conferences. When you’re a busy parent, day-to-day tasks can consume your thoughts and energy. Stay organized and sane by following these simple tips to handle the crush of the school year. Centralize Communication Communication is key when it comes

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New ways classrooms are changing

Today’s classroom are in flux. And these changes, rooted in technological innovation, are making it easier for students to become more engaged and collaborative. Here are several areas where technology is changing the way lessons are taught and information is absorbed. • Collaborative Apps. While in the past, group study sessions and group projects could

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It’s back to school time again

The summer vacation is over and it’s time for the annual return to school, on the 16th of August for El Dorado Springs Public School students and the 15th of August for El Dorado Springs Christian School students. All of us must be extra alert for kids coming and going to school, as well as

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How to help your child prepare for Kindergarten

Kindergarten is an exciting time for children, but it can also be a stressful time of change — not just for little ones, but for parents, too. Although each child is unique and develops at his or her own pace, most educators and experts agree that four key areas of development are essential for further

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ElDo High Back to School

Student parking passes Student parking passes Students will be assigned their own parking space to be used throughout the school year. Parking passes can be obtained through the high school office. Parking stickers need to be placed in the lower left hand corner of the driver’s side front windshield. Students found parking in spaces that

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Bright Futures Connects Students and Resources

         Bright Futures, USA is a non-profit organization that helps schools connect student needs with resources that already exist in the community. The organization provides a framework that brings together businesses, human service agencies, faith-based organizations, and parent groups to partner them with schools to meet students’ basic needs, allowing students and

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ElDo Middle Back to School

Middle School welcome back Brad Steward I would like to welcome all EMS students, faculty and staff back for the 2017-2018 school year. I hope that everyone enjoyed a summer full of adventure, relaxation and reading. I am sure everyone appreciated and relished the extra time that they were able to spend with their family

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Great books to get kids excited for school

As kids head back to school, you can help put them in a learning mindset by beefing up your home library. Here are a few new books to consider that can make learning fun, as well as support STEAM education initiatives. It’s Elemental Created in association with the Smithsonian Institute, “The Elements Book: A Visual

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ElDo Elementary Back to School

El Dorado Springs letter to parents of Elementary students Dear Parents, Welcome to the 2017-18 school year! We are honored and excited to get to work with your children this year. We hope you will find the following information helpful: 1. Our front door will open at 7:45 a.m. each day. Please make sure students

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Tips to improve your child’s math scores

At a time when math is becoming an increasingly important subject for students to master, students are exploring ways to better understand the subject of math and improve their test scores. To help students stand out from the pack and increase their math grades and scores, consider the following. Don’t Skip Ahead One math skill

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