Ana visited Vida Charter School in Gettysburg today and was so impressed by how successful their Spanish immersion program is. Vida is certainly meeting its purpose by educating students in two languages while providing academic excellence in a healthy, positive environment.
Yesterday PCPCS visited Laboratory Charter School of Communications and Language. The school’s mission is to provide a program that will prepare students to communicate effectively in more than one language and to see the world from three perspectives: global, international and national.
Today, Ana had the pleasure of visiting Young Scholars of McKeesport Charter School (YSMCS) in Pittsburgh. The mission of YSMCS is to teach multiple critical world languages by providing a learning environment enhanced by individualized education approaches and technology. By utilizing research-based pedagogy that is designed to foster language learning as well as impart a global perspective that promotes appreciation and understanding of world languages,
This morning Ana visited Gettysburg Montessori Charter School (GMCS), a wonderful, well organized, warm school in Adams county. At GMCS, Montessori education blends with traditional elements to bridge the gap between public school and private school. Montessori emphasizes the development of the whole child: cognitive,
Ana visited Young Scholars of Western Pennsylvania Charter School this week. YSWPCS focuses on two student constituencies: those whose native language is not American English, during their transition into the American educational system and culture, and those native speakers of American English who wish to engage a curriculum which fosters a global perspective and promotes appreciation and understanding of world regions,
Earlier today, Ana visited Lincoln Charter School in York, PA. Lincoln Elementary school was converted to Lincoln Charter School in 2000 and within 5 years from opening Lincoln Charter School went from the lowest performing elementary school in the district to the highest performing school.