Located in Cleveland's historic Ohio City neighborhood, Orchard STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) School provides students with equal opportunity for innovation, engineering and design principles through authentic problem-based learning units in all subject areas.
Shoes and Clothes for Kids has rewarded CMSD’s Ohio Teacher of the Year finalist with a 3-minute shopping spree at the organization’s Resource Center. Catherine Duplisea gathered 364 items -- $2,500 worth of supplies -- for her school, Orchard STEM.
Ten award-winning CMSD teachers are reaping well-deserved congratulations. They also are planning ways to share their methods with peers across the District.
The Executive Grille at Jane Addams Business Careers Center will hold its annual Thanksgiving buffet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 8 and Friday, Nov. 9.
The Edulog Parent Portal app, linked to GPS devices on District buses, can be used to track a bus going to and from schools in real time. It monitors only the District’s yellow buses, not RTA buses and other vehicles that transport students.
According to Sprint, 70 percent of U.S. teachers assign work that is to be completed online, but 5 million families lack reliable connectivity. To help, the wireless carrier is providing devices and Wi-Fi to students across the country whose families have little or no Internet access.
This is the third year for the awards, a partnership between the George Gund and Cleveland foundations, the District and the Cleveland Teachers Union. The goal is to spread best practices by honoring teachers who set a standard of excellence and serve as an example for their peers.