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Everyday Education: Sparkling Creativity And Critical Thinking - Rosman, NC

Where would we be without creative people? What would happen to our nation, our world, if there were no more inventors? What if we standardize tested our way into stagnation and mediocrity? These are...

 

STEAMing Along At Brevard Middle School

It's the age of STEAM in Transylvania County! Not steam engines, but Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math. And Brevard Middle School principal Kerry Putnam and Media Specialist Amy...

 

LearnPads Come To Transylvania County!

LearnPads are coming to Transylvania County elementary schools! All four of the county's fourth and fifth grades will receive classroom carts of LearnPads over the next several weeks. Teachers have...

 

Technology: Nurturing Parent And Community Conversations

Perhaps you've "Liked" the Transylvania County Schools' Facebook page, followed the system's Twitter feed, checked the website to see if the grandkids were getting a snow day, or received an...

 

Everyday Education – Teaching Music In The Age Of Technology

Most of us now accept the fact that technology has changed almost everything in our lives, including how teachers teach and students learn. But few of us can imagine how much a beloved activity such a...

 

Everyday Education – Teaching Art In The Age Of Technology

As we add more and more technology into our classrooms, teaching and learning change significantly. Those of us in education like to refer to “authentic learning” as we discuss how tech tools have allowed teachers to plan lessons that reflect...

 

Juggling Internet Safety Issues With Children

Yes, it’s almost time for our children to return to school, and those of us who have young people in Transylvania County’s middle and high schools will have the privilege and responsibility of keeping our children safe on the Internet. Wait! You... Full story

 

Books? Tech? And? Or?

Today more than ever before, the debate in education is whether or not we still need books. After all, our students in Transylvania County middle and high schools all have their own computers to use throughout the school year, and almost all of us... Full story

 

Enchance Childrens' Summer Vacation With Technology

In spite of our early springtime cold temperatures, summer will soon be upon us, and with it the possibility of two months of time away from the formal educational environment for most of our students. Many of us have read the stories that lament... Full story

 

Technology And The 5C’s Aid In Problem Solving – Brevard NC

As you may have seen featured in the Jan. 21, issue of The Transylvania Times, Chromebooks are now moving down into Transylvania County middle schools. All high school students were issued computers either last school year or last semester. This...

 

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