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    Unfinished contract duty

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    Hello all, Wanted to find out your thoughts or previous experiences with a teacher who didn't finish a contracted duty by the time the contract expired. What were the repurcussions?  If compensation was held, how long?  And, if the duty goes beyond the ...

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    am a social studies teacher at Westchester Country Day in High Point. I set up a hydroponic garden in my classroom. We grew greens and sold them to our cafeteria. We had a lot of fun, and I learned a lot. I built one at my house this summer, too. I miss ...

  • Posted in: NCAIS Open Forum

    I am not the coordinator of our program, but our high school does have one. Please reach out to them at Covenant Day School in Charlotte NC. If you need help with contact info send me an e-mail-kmckenzie@covenantdayschool.com ------------------------------ ...

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    School Garden

    Posted in: NCAIS Open Forum

    We have an amazing Butterfly Garden on our campus. We are all about exploring in the garden, but we are having are hard time with students/parents following the basic rules during after school hours. It is a wonderful area for parents to wait for their ...

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    RE: Playground

    Posted in: NCAIS Open Forum

    We are just beginning the renovation of our playground at The Raleigh School. The link will show the plans and we are all very excited. We had a capital campaign this spring to raise the $1,000,000.00 necessary for the project.  https://www.raleighschool.org/playmatters ...

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    RE: Battle of the Books

    Posted in: NCAIS Open Forum

    Ho there! We do host our own in house after a very disappointing back and forth with NCAIS schools. I would be happy to discuss even a virtual Battle of Books! Renee -- Renee Rogers, M.A. Head of Evelyne Sheats ...

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    Battle of the Books

    Posted in: NCAIS Open Forum

    Do any schools in this group conduct their own in-house Battle of the Books program? We do not currently have a certified librarian, so we run our program and competition among multiple teams in our school - currently in Elementary, but soon to expand ...

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    Handbook Creator Software or Tool?

    Posted in: NCAIS Open Forum

    Aside from the standard way of creating a handbook within a word processing program, does anyone have a software tool (web-based or otherwise) that they can recommend for tracking the many handbooks a school has (Employee; Student/Parent; Athletics; internal ...

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    Good morning, Lance! We’d love to be of assistance to you as The John Crosland School is the oldest private school in Charlotte and NC for students with learning differences! We are seeing kids with varying diagnoses and academic learning needs, and ...

  • Posted in: NCAIS Open Forum

    I recommend Dr. Dan Morrison. He is the former learning specialist from Trinity in Manhattan and a Penn GSE graduate. He is an amazing educator who has spent his career advocating for student-centered curriculum and instruction for every child. Daniel.p.morrison@gmail.com ...