Strong Student Tackles Physics

Physics is hard, even for smart kids. Brendan asked Mr. Beard for help and they worked together on some difficult concepts. Because of his resourcefulness and Mr. Beard’s individual attention, he’s doing better than ever and is proud of his progress. It takes a strong person to ask for help and work hard until they […]

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 Read More >

Capstone: What is it?

Students need to study right? Right but ALSO they need to experience real work. How do you teach real work situations and entrepreneurship to kids? Capstone. The Senior Capstone course at Chicago Tech Academy is the ultimate project in a project ­based learning school. It is the culmination of not just what students have learned, but who students have […]

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 Read More >