September 30, 2014
by Melissa Stull
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ELMAC Interns Support Sixth Graders with Digital Literacy

ELMAC interns just completed a four lesson unit with Scarlett sixth graders that focused on how to responsibly use the internet.  To learn more about the project, which was led by UM professor Liz Kolb and Scarlett teacher Rosetta Ransome, see: soe.umich.edu.

August 14, 2014
by Melissa Stull
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2014 Scarlett Summer ESL Academy in AAPS News

This year’s theme for the Summer ESL Academy (SESLA) was “Making a Living/Making a Life.”  To learn more about the SESLA program and how 4th through 8th grade students, AAPS teachers, UM interns, and UM professors worked together, click on … Continue reading

August 16, 2013
by Melissa Stull
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2013 Scarlett Summer ESL Academy in AAPS News and SOE News

The Summer ESL Academy, housed at Scarlett Middle School, involved 4th-8th grade students, AAPS teachers, UM interns, and UM professors.  To learn more, see the following articles: news.a2schools.org and www.soe.umich.edu

June 13, 2013
by Melissa Stull
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Scarlett 7th Graders Published Authors

Thanks to assistance and support from 826michigan (www.826michigan.org/), Scarlett’s seventh graders are now published authors.  See the following link for more details about this partnership:  news.a2schools.org

June 1, 2013
by Melissa Stull
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Scarlett Portfolio Day in AAPS News

Each year, Scarlett teachers help to organize Portfolio Day for eighth graders, and this year was another successful event.  Click the following link to learn more: news.a2schools.org/

May 14, 2013
by Melissa Stull
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Plans for 2013 Summer ESL Learning Academy

For the second year, the Mitchell Scarlett Partnership is helping to coordinate a summer academic and enrichment program for English language learners (ELLs) who will be in grades 4 – 8 in the fall.  The program is open to all … Continue reading

April 13, 2013
by Melissa Stull
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Scarlett Extended Day Program for English Language Learners

Scarlett teachers and UM instructors teamed together this winter to support Scarlett’s English Language Learners (ELLs) in developing their English language and writing proficiencies.  This partnership project focused on Word Generation (http://wg.serpmedia.org/), a vocabulary program used across all content and … Continue reading

November 29, 2012
by Melissa Stull
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Promise of Responsive Classroom and Developmental Designs Discussed in AAPS News

See the following link to learn more about how Mitchell and Scarlett are incorporating elements of Responsive Classroom and Developmental Design into their daily routines: news.a2schools.org