January‘s PTA meeting featured Dr. Jed Applerouth of Applerouth Tutoring. Important information from Jed Applerouth’s talk to the PTA can be found at the Applerouth website under the Free Resources section including: Information on the new SAT tests, information on the ACT test, test dates and scheduling and free practice tests.
Almost everything that Jed spoke about is on his site. Visitors need to click on each item ACT, SAT, and so on.
The Writing and Thinking Workshop is a weeklong intensive learning experience that provides Bard Early College students with exercises in critical reading and writing.
The Seminar Sequence is the signature humanities experience of the Bard Early College program. The four-semester interdisciplinary Seminar Sequence exposes students to seminal texts from antiquity to modernity, which students engage through critical reading and interpretation.
BHSEC students come from a wide variety of cultures and backgrounds. In addition to a rigorous academic schedule, students are involved in clubs, sports, and other extracurricular activities.
Diversity in the student body and in the school community as a whole enriches learning experiences by broadening the perspectives both inside and outside of classrooms.
The various art forms are not only a vehicle for expression, but also methods of investigation and problem solving. The intuitive and sensory skills developed by engagement in the arts work in parallel with the other learning disciplines, and are part of any truly liberal arts & sciences education.