Fair Street welcomed author, Cynthia Jackson, to Fair Street today.  She read two of her books to Kindergarten and to Pre-K.  You can see our very own Principal Brown was there too!

Ms. Jackson is an Athens, GA native and currently resides in Atlanta. Cynthia Jackson is the owner of Tiny Tots & Tykes

which was founded in 2016. It is a company that publishes reading materials and interactive technology

programs for children. Its mission is to “Inspire and motivate children to be their B.E.S.T. selves: Be Bright, Be Empowered, Be Strong, and Be Transformed”.  Cynthia also enjoys cooking, traveling and spending time with her husband and two children.  Her website is www.thingsfortots.com.

 

Author Cynthia Jackson visits Fair Street

 

 

 

“At Fair Street, we equip, educate, and empower lifelong learners to become productive, global citizens​. ”

 

At Fair Street we value and celebrate the following concepts:

  • Internationalism
  • Cultural Awareness
  • Character Education
  • Inquiry Based Learning
  • Transdisciplinary Teaching and Learning
  • Students recommending
  • Action on real world problems
  • Authentic education learning opportunities to real world problems
  • Educating the whole child
  • Literature based learning and discussion grounded in the GCSS Literacy
  • Instructional Framework

 

We seek to produce students who are global and digital citizens; focused and grounded in the community and 21st century skills.

 

Units are designed to promote higher-order and critical thinking skills and offer a variety of assessment options. Each unit contains an application of the standards in solving or examining a real-world problem or issue.

 

Fair Street offers both World Language Instruction in Spanish, as well as an Experience Program in other world languages, technology integration, opportunities for blended learning, and an explicit focus on internationalism.

 

Family and community programs, such as Harvest Festivals Around the World, and International Dinner offer opportunities to celebrate the global perspectives of Fair Street School.

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Fair Street Academy will be offering parent classes that focus on "Systematic Training for Effective Parenting" on the first Monday of each month.  The classes will be given by Dr. Hall and Mrs. Hernandez from 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. AND from 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. on the following dates:

 

Nov. 5 Understanding Yourself and Your Child

 

Dec. 3 Understanding Beliefs and Feelings

 

Jan. 7 Encouraging Your Child and Yourself

 

Feb. 4  Listening and Talking to Your Child

 

Mar. 4  Helping Children Cooperate

 

April 8 Discipline That Makes Sense

 

May 6 Choosing Your Approach

 

Systematic Training for Effective Parenting

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