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Catholic School Teachers Go Back to School

With the start of the new school year less than two weeks away, Catholic elementary school teachers are not only busy preparing their classrooms, they are engaged in professional development as well.

During the week of August 17, the diocesan Department of Catholic Schools hosted a number of workshops, ranging from brain-based learning to using learning centers in the classroom.

The sessions included:  Brain Based Learning: Procedures and strategies to address all learners; Using Learning Centers in the Primary Classroom; a Practical Guide to Design and Manage Learning Centers.

School Supply Lists: See What Your Child Needs This Year

WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. - The Williamsville Central School District has posted supply lists for elementary and middle schools in the district.

The 2010-2011 lists are on the district website.

The first day of class for students in Tuesday, September 7.

Williamsville Central School District
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NYT: Williamsville School District Demands Visa

 

WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. - The Williamsville Central School District demands non-citizen students supply a visa for entrance into the district, according to a recent New York Times article.

The published report claims the Williamsville district was the only one among the half dozen contacted to have such a policy.

Howard Smith, superintendent for the Williamsville district told the newspaper they have not turned any student away specifically because of a "single entrance criteria."

New York Times

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