We have added two additional families to our Adopt-A-Family program for this year. If you would like to “adopt” one of these families, please visit our SignUp Genius. We are still looking for monetary and gift card donations! We are hoping to give every family a gift card (Safeway, Giant, Target, Harris Teeter, WalMart or […]
Code-a-pillar. Ozobots. Raspberry Pi. Python. What are these? Come to the APS Community Coding Event on Dec. 17 from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Arlington Career Center to learn more. The event offers students a chance to celebrate the Hour of Code in addition to any activities which may be taking place during the school day.
This week’s Snapshots highlights Abingdon’s mindfulness initiative. The story provides a powerful example of how APS applies mindfulness to teaching and learning to help students improve their social and emotional development as well as their cognitive development. To learn more about mindfulness and how it helps students and teachers, download episode 16 of the What’s […]
Arlington Public Schools students are invited to take part in the annual “Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Literary and Visual Arts Contest.” Entries are due by 5 p.m. Thurs, Dec. 13. We look forward to seeing our students’ entries! Find more information at: https://www.apsva.us/post/now-accepting-entries-for-the-2018-dr-martin-luther-king-jr-contest/
Abingdon’s innovative use of technology integration spread throughout the district this summer as teachers from all over the county participated in blended learning professional development opportunities and modeled technology instruction.