STUDENTS GROW AND THRIVE
IN A FUN LEARNING
- All Middle School teachers meet the Ohio Standards for Highly Qualified Teacher status in the subject areas they teach and are committed to providing quality instructional activities and lessons for students.
- ECOT provides a team approach to learning, where students receive the attention of two teachers in each Middle School grade level.
- ECOT works to identify and meet the personal needs of each student, offering individualized assistance for students through the LIFT program, as well as enrichment activities for advanced students.
- To match the interests of students this age, ECOT Connect, provides a social network for students to interact and build friendships in an online environment.
The eighth grade accelerated language arts course examines all aspects of English language communication, blending both 8th grade and 9th grade standards. Based on Ohio’s new learning standards, this course is designed to give students a background and understanding of both fiction and nonfiction, including novels, short stories, informational texts, drama and poetry with increasing levels of text complexity. Through an in depth approach students will develop literary analysis, writing, researching, language and communication skills. Writing is an integral part of course work, focusing specifically on narrative, informational and argumentative writing.