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    Avenues: The World School added 4 new photos.

    Although a little belated, please enjoy the eighth issue of The Highliner – an ambitious, student-led publication created by upper graders: bit.ly/2sA7mzH
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    Avenues: The World School added 4 new photos.

    These middle grades students learned the ins and outs of the theater world and got to know some of the people behind the scenes of Broadway productions: bit.ly/2tplOJe
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Technology Integrator for the Middle Grades Program, Upper Division, Avenues: The World School

In the the 2016–2017 academic year, the Lower Division curriculum formally introduced coding and programming as a “fourth” language, in addition to English and Spanish or Mandarin in the dual-immersion program. The goal of this new initiative is for Avenues students to be able to “speak” code and understand why coding is an important 21st-century skill.  More...

On Sunday, February 26, Avenues held its first Ruckus Constructus, a school-wide family STEAM event created by Avenues faculty, parents and students. The turnout was overwhelming, with more than 1,200 people from the community in attendance and the building came to life with almost 50 hands-on sessions.  More...

At Avenues we believe technology can be a great aid in education, from our iLab, where we teach design, programming and engineering, to the 1+1 laptop and tablet program we use with our students. The devices our children use are powerful on their own; but what enhances their inherent value is the enormous range of […]  More...

Updated daily, the app will tell you which vendors are at the market and what produce is available.  More...

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Swift Playgrounds introduces the Swift language, a programming language used by professionals to create iOS apps.  More...

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The Kids A-Z app allows interactive access to the Raz-Kids Reading A-Z literacy platform.  More...

The iBiome-Wetland app allows users to explore three wetland habitats—freshwater marsh, saltwater marsh and mangrove swamp—and to create four unique bio domes.   More...

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With Memrise, users can explore and learn more than 100 languages for free.   More...

Spreaker Studio, accompanying app to Spreaker Podcast Radio, allows users to record and create their own podcasts and publish to the Spreaker podcast community.   More...

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Students can use Spreaker Podcast Radio to access hundreds of podcasts, including live broadcasts.  More...

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