|Avenues Science Teachers Selected to Participate in NASA’s SOFIA|
Lizzie Rosenberger, Lower School science teacher, and Mike Maccarone, Upper School science curriculum specialist and teacher, have been selected to participate in Cycle 2 of the Airborne Astronomy Ambassador program of NASA’s SOFIA (Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy). They will be working with a team of scientists and, as the name indicates, flying in the stratosphere making observations and recording data. Please see this NASA press release
and click here
for more information about SOFIA. Lizzie's participation in the program was recently profiled
in the Concord Monitor
In the weeks ahead, check on OPEN
for more information about Lizzie and Mike’s participation in the program and how they plan to incorporate this into Avenues’ science curriculum. Mike's first blog
has already been posted.
|Adult Language Immersion Classes|
We will be offering parents adult language immersion classes in Chinese and Spanish. Classes will begin the first week in February and run for 15 weeks, almost to the end of the school year. Please see https://www.avenuesnyc.org/adult_programs for more information and for registration.
|Avenues named an Apple Distinguished School|
We are delighted and honored to announce that Avenues: The World School has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished School for 2013 – 2015. Please see this press release
for more information.
|Alex Brinkman-Young named "teacher of the week" by Carney Sandoe|
Each week, faculty placement firm Carney Sandoe writes a profile, called “teacher of the week,” about a teacher whom they have recently placed in a school. This week, they are profiling Alex Brinkman-Young, a Middle School history teacher. Read their interview with Alex here
|Avenues Chess Tournament|
9:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Location: 3rd floor, FOOD
|RESCHEDULED: Gil Morgenstern's Reflections Series International|
7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Rescheduled from February 13, 2014Location: Black Box Theatre
|Summer Camp Open House|
8:30 AM to 9:30 PM
Location: Black Box Theatre
Learn about our innovative curriculum opportunities designed specifically for children entering pre-K through grade 12. Please CLICK HERE
to register or visit.