Date: Sep 13, 2013 1:19 AM
Author: gWilkie@highlands.com
Subject: Re: Accelerated 8th graders/ Algebra Regents

almost all schools go for that ... that is one of criteria for Newsweek in
ranking schools and you definitely want to be high on that list
Grace Wilkie


On Thu, Sep 12, 2013 at 4:42 PM, C Lorandini <mathcaryl@aol.com> wrote:

> Believe I would rather do that but Long Island principals are in love with
> accelerated classes
> The almighty calculus ap is the golden apple
>
> Sent from my iPhone
>
> On Sep 12, 2013, at 10:41 AM, MsEdFun@aol.com wrote:
>
> In a message dated 9/12/2013 10:39:14 AM Eastern Daylight Time,
> jd2718@gmail.com writes:
>
> Has anyone considered ditching the acceleration, and instead giving the
> advanced middle school kids grade level material, but at far greater depth?
>
>
>
> With, perhaps, some enhancement where appropriate to algebra 1 topics?
>
> Tzippy
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>