Dollars for Scholars

Dollars for Scholars In 1958, in Fall River, Massachusetts, an optometrist had a simple idea. Dr. Irving Fradkin believed if everyone could give one dollar to an educational fund, it would be enough to help every student in his community to attend college. Dr. Fradkin called this plan “Dollars for Scholars”. Today, it is [...]

Dollars for Scholars 2017-10-17T08:14:09+00:00

ECS continues to grow 1:1 technology program

ECS continues to grow 1:1 technology program If all instructors were to realize that the quality of thinking, not the production of answers, is the measure of education, John Dewey says, “something hardly less than a revolution in teaching would be worked.” “We have a unique opportunity to reimagine the way Elkhart students utilize [...]

ECS continues to grow 1:1 technology program 2017-10-02T12:10:48+00:00

High Schools adding Lacrosse to the spring line-up

High Schools adding Lacrosse to the spring line-up This spring, students at Elkhart Central and Elkhart Memorial will have the opportunity to hit the field with a brand new sport – lacrosse. “Lacrosse is the fastest growing sport in the country,” said Jeff Penney, director of lacrosse operations and boys high school coach. “More [...]

High Schools adding Lacrosse to the spring line-up 2017-09-01T14:53:12+00:00