Entries by Michelle Guerin

TakeLessons Charter Brings Spanish to Triumph Middle School

TakeLessons Charter brings foreign language and music learning back to independent school and charter school curriculum with live-stream video lesson technology. TakeLessons Charter Case Study School: Harper Woods Triumph Middle School School Size: 450 Students, Grades 6-8 Location: Harper Woods, Michigan Subject: Live Spanish Language Video Lessons The Harper Woods School District serves Michigan public […]

TakeLessons Charter Brings Music to Challenge Charter School

TakeLessons Charter brings music and foreign language learning back to independent school and charter school curriculum with live-stream video lesson technology. Challenge Charter School is a public charter school in Arizona with 550 students in grades K-6. Under the leadership of Principal Wendy Miller, Challenge Charter provides Core Knowledge curriculum, enriched by computer science and […]

The Evolution of Classroom Technology & What’s Coming Next

Technology in the classroom is now as common for students as Facebook on the phone. The introduction of classroom technology has diversified teaching methods, increased supplemental course curriculum, simplified administrative tasks, increased student engagement, and changed the education landscape forever. The tech transition isn’t without its flaws. However, the classroom technology movement is a mirror […]

TakeLessons Charter Brings ASL to Bi-Cultural Hebrew Academy

TakeLessons Charter brings foreign language, music, and more supplemental learning back to independent school and charter school curriculum with live-stream video lesson technology. Bi-Cultural Hebrew Academy is redefining technology-driven, individualized education for the Jewish community of Stamford, Connecticut. Upper School students now experience American Sign Language lessons through a live-stream video platform – proving that […]

The Secret to a Happy Relationship? Learn Something New Together

There’s a reason why “The Bachelor” contestants are whisked away on extravagant dates, often including frightening physical challenges, with the hope of bonding through shared experience. From ziplining to bungee jumping and horseback riding, reality TV show couples are encouraged to face their fears in the name of romance – a recurring theme designed to […]