TweetThis week, Mrs. Annette Burnap and Mrs. Jeri Rorie’s Business Information Management class constructed and flew paper airplanes as part of their class assignment. Burnap says this is an extension of the things they learned during their unit on Microsoft tools. “We’ve learned how to use excel so now the students are throwing the airplanes [...]
TweetFive drops of red, one drop of orange and one drop of white paint are carefully mixed together to make the perfect shade in art teacher Annette Valenzuela’s classroom. Students hunch over their unusual canvases to match every detail of their Caldecott childrens’ books onto their painting. On over sized ceiling tiles, the art students [...]
TweetSusane Colasanti certainly knows how to relate to teens. Her debut novel When It Happens tells the story of teenage romance, finding your dreams and fulfilling them. Told in the voice of both leading characters Tobey and Sara, the book offers some laughs and insights into the thoughts of the opposite sex.
TweetHeadlines across the Dallas Fort-Worth area include a number of school district budget crises and the $10 billion state education budget shortfall. So where does Duncanville ISD stand with these budget issues, and how will the state’s education funding problems impact our students? Our financial status going into the 2011-2012 budget planning process is not [...]