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Tenney News 2017-05-18T17:39:09+00:00
16Apr, 2018

Technology in Schools Calls for a Change in Learning

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Before immediate access to answers on the internet, learning involved a certain amount of wonder and curiosity. Somebody's interest had to be piqued enough to want to seek out a person who would know the [...]

10Apr, 2018

Helping 2e Students Reach Their Potential

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If you have a 2e student, you already know that the struggle is very real. Learning to balance the demands of a learning disability alongside the needs of an advanced learner is an ongoing, lifelong [...]

27Mar, 2018

Helping Your Child’s Time-Blindness

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No matter how hard you try to teach them, some children are simply unable to manage time. It's not that they don't want to be on time or that they enjoy not being prepared for [...]

22Mar, 2018

The Difference Between a Student Victim and a Student Survivor

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It's no secret that life comes with its fair share of trials. These difficulties look different for everyone, but they're particularly painful to see in young people. From unfair treatment to poor teachers to peer [...]

14Mar, 2018

Help Students Who Struggle with Essay Writing

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In a world of snaps, tweets, and texts, it's no wonder many students struggle with writing. In an academic environment, this is particularly frustrating for students and teachers alike. Students often struggle to express themselves [...]

9Mar, 2018

New Parent Testimonial-March 2018

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The Tenney School is a very different learning environment.  Watch this New Parent Testimonial to get a sense of how enrolling a child at The Tenney School makes life different for a parent. https://youtu.be/d5RdfftvuDo?list=PLWrEKET0tyHIgWa5QKZapV5omcKQv9Xq1

7Mar, 2018

How Customized Instruction Maximizes Students’ Learning Capacity

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Someone once said, "If you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid." This quotation refers to an allegory by Amos E. Tolbear of Tufts University, [...]