BURTON, Mich., Sept.
students for college readiness is a task the staff at Burton Glen Charter
Academy is dedicated to every day. Teachers and administrators use a variety of
learning techniques to ensure each student is reaching their full potential.
Rawls-Smith knows the instructional hours within a school day are not always
enough for each student and sometimes additional help is needed to fully grasp
every child learns the same way and so our teachers are skilled at mixing up
their techniques throughout the day so they have a better opportunity to really
impact a student’s understanding of a new concept,” said Rawls-Smith
Glen Charter Academy offers a variety of additional student resources to get
them on the path to college readiness including after school tutoring and
differentiated instruction. Every minute matters in the goal to achieve
excellence is evident in every aspect of our learning environment. I see it in the
display of scholarship, citizenship, and stewardship in our students every
day,” Rawls-Smith said.
year’s theme for Burton Glen Charter Academy is magic, and the staff has
embraced that message whole-heartedly. They dressed up as Disney characters on
the first day of school to set the tone for the year. Now they are trying to
share their vision for a magical school experience with students by providing
them with a strong academic foundation to achieve the ultimate goal: a path to
Glen Charter Academy is a free public charter school serving students in kindergarten
through eighth grade.