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LAURELVILLE ELEMENTARY: JEANS FOR A CAUSE

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We have been collecting canned goods and toys for the Laurelville community. Staff can wear jeans if they bring in these items.

DISTRICT NEWS: PROBLEM BASED LEARNING CONNECTS STUDENTS AND THE COMMUNITY

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At Logan Elm Schools, Problem Based Learning Connects Students and the Community 
For the current school year, Logan Elm Locals Schools have embraced Problem Based Learning (PBL) with much enthusiasm and energy as part of a county-wide initiative in conjunction with Pickaway WORKS. Problem Based Learning, sometimes referred to as Project Based Learning, gives students the opportunity to work on a project over an extended period of time and involves solving a real-world problem or answering a complex question. At the conclusion of the project, students demonstrate their knowledge and skills by developing a public product or presentation for a real audience. 
Logan Elm chose to take unique approach to PBL this fall, by partnering with local businesses and organizations, allowing students to research a real-world problem with a local connection. Amy Colburn, Logan Elm’s Curriculum Director, arranged for teachers of all grade levels to meet with representatives from local businesses and org…

LAURELVILLE ELEMENTARY: CANYON VISIT

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Visit by Author/Illustrators Steve and Jeanette Canyon.