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Now, That’s Using Your Head

From The Coeur d’Alene Press October 26, 2014 TWIN FALLS — At a school known for its strength in knowledge more than its athletic prowess, leave it to a Coeur d’Alene Charter Academy player to use her head to get the job done. The principal’s daughter, no less. Mary Nicklay scored on a header off a more »

Pocatello Community Charter School Students Experience Expeditionary Learning

By Rebecca Long Pyper From Idaho State Journal October 14, 2014 If people really learn best by doing, the students at Pocatello Community Charter School are on their way to becoming little Einsteins. The school, whose motto “we are a crew, not passengers” means teachers are called “crew leaders,” is committed to taking kids out more »

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Inaugural Math Institute Comes to Anser Charter School

Anser Charter School in Garden City will host a three-day institute highlighting their celebrated work with Common Core math on October 6th-8th .  Anser is an award-winning Expeditionary Learning public charter school and is considered a national leader in K-8 CCSS Math practices. The institute aims to empower educators to be a catalyst for promoting mathematical thinking more »