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Students learn by doing - Muscatine Journal

posted Jan 5, 2011, 2:51 PM by Scott Comstock   [ updated Jan 5, 2011, 3:00 PM ]

"...And, as part of their project-based learning class, they shared that information Thursday at the Exponential Learning for a Global Generation (G²) Exhibition Night.

The students worked in small groups to build 62 interactive exhibits. Some projects detailed the negative and positive impacts cell phones can have in school..."


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All quiet on the lunchroom front: Central Middle schoolers begin using cell phones at school - Muscatine Journal

posted Jan 5, 2011, 2:39 PM by Scott Comstock   [ updated Jan 5, 2011, 2:44 PM ]

"When eighth-graders in Central Middle School’s G2 class were asked to create a proposal for in-school cell phone use, many of them thought it was just another assignment.

Now, they and their classmates know it was an opportunity to make a difference."

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Students at Progress breakfast share how programs have impacted them - Muscatine Journal

posted Dec 2, 2010, 8:21 AM by Scott Comstock   [ updated Jan 5, 2011, 2:40 PM ]

"Elementary school teachers and students are enthused about the Muscatine Community School District's implementation of the Leader in Me process."


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A Season of Change by Dawnese Openshaw- Muscatine Magazine

posted Dec 2, 2010, 8:04 AM by Scott Comstock   [ updated Dec 2, 2010, 8:18 AM ]

"When you walk into some of the classrooms in Muscatine right now, you'll see young people eagerly engaged in learning that transcends the classroom and brings education to a whole new level. It's the kind of education that connects learning to real life."


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