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Setting the Tone

What's up, Wildcats! The school year is underway, and the halls are alive with chatter about summer adventures, new teachers, fun activities, and plans for the year. Teachers are furiously running around the building and prepping to begin their first units of study. The energy of a new school year is contagious, and there is no greater time to be a Neuqua Valley Wildcat.

Amazing things occur in our classrooms on a daily basis. Walking through the different wings provides awesome opportunities for one to see various lessons, activities, and successes happening in each classroom. What else will you see this year??? Chromebooks...everywhere! Each high school student in our district was given a Chromebook to help enhance learning and provide opportunities for collaboration, creativity, communication, and critical thinking. During the first week back to school, it became obvious that our teachers embraced this new addition to our classrooms and furiously worked to learn how to incorpora…