Schoolhouse Teachers

Learning the Value of a Place

Wednesday, 03 February 2016 by

  Not all places have the same value. Students will learn this in our brand new Whole Number Place Value Workshop. Sally Winchester has provided parents with eleven lessons that are designed to help them teach their students place value through examples and practice problems. This is a review unit of third and fourth grade

The Young and the Reluctant

Monday, 01 February 2016 by

  Sounds like the title of a new television show, doesn’t it? But, alas, it is real life for some of us. Our young ones are sometimes a bit reluctant to read or work on their math. has some new courses that can help. Growing Readers with Erin Dean is geared toward elementary and

Who Doesn’t Want an A+?

Wednesday, 27 January 2016 by
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  An A+ is the best grade one could hope to receive on a test. Nobody says, “I think I’d rather have a B. Please, give me a B instead.” For a limited time, is giving you an A+—A+ Interactive Math Online for 6th Grade, that is. This is a highly animated, comprehensive way

Keeping It Real

Monday, 25 January 2016 by
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  When our students study history, it is sometimes hard to put it in perspective. It seems like an abstract concept because it is not in the here and now. There are two new courses on that will help your student see history in a different light. Stepping through History: Starting with You! with

An Unconventional Approach

Wednesday, 20 January 2016 by
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  Sometimes we need to approach school from a different angle in order to spark some enthusiasm; sometimes we need an unconventional approach. Two of our newest courses on do just that. Economics for Everybody with David Kimball is a course designed for middle and high school students. Using a four-hour video series, this

Electives for the Creative Mind

Monday, 18 January 2016 by
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  We’ve just added some fabulous electives to our course lineup. If you have a student who enjoys taking photographs or designing eye-catching graphics, these two courses will increase her knowledge and skills, maybe even help her to build a portfolio, if that’s a goal. Image Editing and Creation with Deanna Galgano is a 36-week

A Flair for the Dramatic

Wednesday, 13 January 2016 by
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  Do you have a child who tends to be a bit of a drama queen, maybe a drama king? Is that even a thing? You can provide her or him with a productive outlet for that particular “ability” by taking part in In the Limelight, a course designed by RachelAnn Rogish. Rachel takes students

Take It Slow

Wednesday, 06 January 2016 by
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  If your middle and high school students are reluctant to jump right back into their writing curriculum after the nice, long break, take it slow. has two mini-courses from Sharon Watson that will provide a feeling of accomplishment, while teaching them some necessary skills. During the ten weeks of Writing: Compare/Contrast students will