The Transylvania Times -

By Frances Bradburn
Everyday Education 

T.C. Henderson: Science And Tech Magnet School


October 31, 2016

Second grader Drake Glenn watches his PE teacher Jennifer Galloway help calculate which bat hit the ball the longest distance.

There's a new school here in Transylvania County. Actually, T.C. Henderson Elementary has been around since the 1950s, but this year they are a theme-based magnet school, T. C. Henderson School of Science and Technology. Principal Cathy Credle said, "Everything we do here at T.C. Henderson is through a new lens - science and technology. Reading, Math, PE - all are taught using science and technology concepts and tools."

The day I visited the school, I could easily see this intent put into action. The early morning was devoted to Science Club. Yes, TCH has an after-school Science Club...

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