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Monthly archive for May2014

Afterschool Activities Best Practices Seminar

Flex Academies, the nation’s premier afterschool programming provider, would like to invite you to a conference call on Best Practices for Managing an Afterschool Enrichment Program. We will be offering this session at no charge. The session will be moderated by Joseph Olchefske, President of Calvert…

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No debating it — Westland debate has success at competition!

Congratulations to the Westland Debate club! On Saturday, May 10, two teams of three participated in the regional debate competition at Walker Mill Middle School. Going up against students from Sidwell, Nysmith, Rachel Carson, and Kenmoor, the Westland teams took nuanced positions for or against…

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“Entre-Panther”: How To Become An Entrepreneur

Flex Academies’ newest afterschool activity being offered this spring by Pyle Middle School’s Panther Programs is “How to Become An Entrepreneur.” Taught by Veena Katikineni, this class exposes students to the process of starting their own business- from brainstorming ideas for a creative business-to developing…

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PTA Elections: Are Afterschool Activities On The 100-Day Agenda?

Being on your school’s PTA is no easy feat! With PTA elections right around the corner, whether you are running to be elected to your school’s PTA or you are a parent voting for next year’s PTA members, it is important to realize all of…

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