Monthly Archives: June 2017

In the words of a famous dialogue found in the "Laws" by Plato, "but if you ask what is the good of education in general, the answer is easy, that education makes good men,...

In her article "Why Read Literature?," literary historian Esther Lombardi raises several interesting questions. Do we read literature purely for enjoyment? Do we read it just to understand other cultures? Is literature simply something...

Summer is an essential time to help your children develop  good habits beyond the classroom. Keeping a routine is vital. Making some time, even if it is just one day a week, to spend...

Summer break is here. Teachers, parents, and students are thinking about ways to enrich their summer festivities with learning. As stories from history can form great discussions in our everyday conversations, the goal is...

Keeping up reading during the summer has an impact on academic performance during the school year. Encouraging students to read by making it a natural part of the summer is a great way to...

While math can seem more difficult to keep up with during the summer, ResponsiveEd’s director of mathematics has a few family-fun suggestions on how to retain and develop math knowledge during the summer. She...

The women and girls come dressed in hoop skirts while the men wear waistcoats and breeches. They hand their cards to the footman and have their names announced. On the last day of school...

At the East Texas State Fair Academic Rodeo this year, Tyler Classical Academy, a ResponsiveEd® charter school, students in elementary and middle school walked away with first place for the Engineering Challenge. Students built...

ResponsiveEd’s mastery-based learning programs at its four iSchools have enabled 20 students to graduate with their associate’s degree. While the Houston iSchools are specifically early-college high schools and located on college campuses, the Amarillo...

At the Founders Classical Academy of Leander inaugural graduation ceremony, the 11 graduating seniors not only got to hear remarks from America's favorite game show host, they also learned that the school won a...