November 23, 2010 RSS feed / Schools

‘Pig’ Helps Students Learn About Government

Haldane seeks to impart practical knowledge

On November 16 the Haldane Board of Education approved the Energy Performance Contract with ConEd Solutions and heard reports on the transportation fleet. More...

Board Views Video Critical of Reigning Pedagogy

At the November 16 Haldane Board meeting, High School Principal Brian Alm played about four minutes of a longer animated video, “Changing Education Paradigms,” by British educational theorist Sir Ken Robinson. More...

Scouts Enjoy One Last Campout

School let out one recent Friday, and rather than hitting the books or buttons on a video game, many lucky Philipstown scouts instead hit the trail for a weekend of camping in the great outdoors. More...

It’s Time to Apply for Audubon Scholarships

The Putnam Highlands Audubon Society is pleased to announce scholarship monies so a local adult interested in attending the historic Audubon Camp in Maine can do so with a $500 subsidy. More...

How Do Philipstown Schools Teach About Thanksgiving?

Every elementary level student in Putnam County enjoyed a Thanksgiving feast this week in preparation for the holiday. Although cynics may say that valuable learning time was wasted, some Philipstown students were submerged in knowledge. More...

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