Students at St. Genevieve School will be using various EdTech products throughout the school year. The 1st through 4th graders will utilize Lexia. This reading program was designed to help students develop fundamental reading skills. To learn more about Lexia click here.
The 5th through 8th graders will be using ThinkCERCA and Quill. St. Genevieve’s 8th grade students who used ThinkCERCA throughout their 8th grade year showed a growth of 52 percentage points and scored well above the national average, scoring in the 82nd percentile, in both Writing and Social Studies on the ACT Aspire test. Learn more about ThinkCERCA here.
Other changes coming to the pilot classrooms include flexible seating options, which have been known to increase student engagement and improve student participation. The flexible seating will allow students to sit in more collaborative arrangements and choose from a variety of chairs and desktops in the classroom.