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AAPS Teacher Fair draws over 300 hopefuls

March 1, 2013 // 0 Comments

AAPS hosted a Teacher Fair Feb. 28, in hopes of reaching out to teachers who are interested in working for the district. By Tara Cavanaugh  The first Ann Arbor Public Schools Teacher Fair was packed Thursday night –– and it was only half as full …

The student delegates at the first Student Leadership Assembly Nov. 30. Ann Arbor Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Patricia Green has instigated a new Community Builders Program, which provides leadership opportunities for students that focus on three levels of peace education: peacekeeping, peace building and peace …

Superintendent Dr. Patricia Green with her friend and mentor Dr. James Comer at Allen Elementary Monday night. Dr. Green holds a copy of Dr. Comer’s most recent book: “The Road Less Traveled: How the Developmental Sciences Can Prepare Educators to Improve Student Achievement.” By Tara …

Megan Franzen’s kindergarten class at Bach Elementary uses interactive social and emotional learning to address the needs of all of her students. By Tara Cavanaugh The district presented positive news at Wednesday’s Board of Education meeting with the 2012-2013 Student Achievement Report. The comprehensive report …

Tech Bond approved by voters

May 8, 2012 // 1 Comment

Voters resoundingly approved the 2012 Tech Bond Tuesday night. Election results showed 70.35 percent voting for the bond and 29.65 percent voting against.

Photos: AAPS celebrates March Reading Month

March 30, 2012 // 3 Comments

Children's author and illustrator Patricia Polacco shared the stories behind her books at Burns Park Elementary March 28. Swinging hula dancers, a reading dog, and live storytelling from world-famous authors: our schools sure know how to make March Reading Month interesting. But even though the …

Northside Elementary kindergarteners bid goodbye to Dr. Green and to Little Mole, the finger puppet. A Northside Elementary class celebrated March Reading Month with a special guest today: Dr. Patricia Green, AAPS Superintendent. Dr. Green read “How Big Is the World?” by Britta Teckentrup to …

District launches Tech Bond informational campaign

February 29, 2012 // 0 Comments

Superintendent Dr. Patricia Green shares  the district’s educational goals and how they relate to the 2012 Technology Bond. More than 75 staff, administrators, PTO members and union representatives attended an informational meeting at Huron High School on Feb. 29. The event kicked off the informational …

“Ann Arbor is a special place and I am enormously proud to join its heritage of excellence,” says Ann Arbor’s incoming superintendent who begins on July 1. She writes an introductory letter here and a brief article offers background about Green.