While PTA elections are held in the Spring, the PTA does reserve a number of volunteer positions for parents who are new to our community. We have a number of positions open on ad hoc and event committees. Please feel free to contact us at info@youromain.com or, even better, attend our next PTA meeting! For…

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Our very own Emma Emerson has been named California State Teacher of the Year. Mrs. Emerson currently teaches 4th grade and has taught for the district for eight years. Previously, Mrs. Emerson taught for four years at El Camino Elementary in Plano, Texas. We are incredibly lucky to have such a great group of teachers….

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Contemporary education as a whole may be broadly understood as incorporating a wide range of pedgogical and scholarly activities which can take place inside or outside formal institutions. Very broadly, these can include: learning, whether through instruction, guided activity or self-directed learning; teaching which can include mentoring and all non-instructivist activities around the deliberate nurturing of…

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While teachers have always used a variety of teaching methods and media, blended learning includes the recent availability of digital learning technologies and Internet-based tools that facilitate communication, interaction, and collaborative learning. Neither e-learning nor the traditional classroom are ideal for all types of learning. Blended learning offers the opportunity to incorporate the ‘best of…

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