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Our Graduating Class of 2015(16?)

Our Graduating Class of 2015(16?)

Hannah Chorley

April 23, 2015


Filed under Lifestyles, Profiles

What grade are you in? A seemingly simple question with four simple possible answers: 9th, 10th, 11th, or 12th grade. Yet, for Avi Cahn — originally a member of the class of 2016 — this question takes a lot longer to explain. Is she a junior? Well, if she was a part of the class of 2016, that would...

Teachers Pilot New Haiku Online Gradebook

Teachers Pilot New Haiku Online Gradebook

Avi Cahn

March 25, 2014


Filed under News

This semester a group of teachers have begun using Haiku, a website created to input grades on a four-point scale. The website, offered by the district for teachers to pilot, is a way to implement the “standards based grading” system put in place to support the Common Core curriculum, which divides...