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Putnam County R-I Schools

Elementary School

What is Executive Functioning?

It may seem like “executive functioning” are the new buzzwords of today in the school environment, however, neuropsychologists have been studying this set of skills for many years. In short, executive functioning directs all of . . .

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Individualized Education Plan or a 504 Plan?

  “There are many differences between an IEP and 504 Plan. The first and most fundamental is they’re governed by different laws. An IEP is governed by Special Education Law, 504 is governed under a Civil Rights . . .

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Who Likes Hot Chocolate? Or Coffee?

  Mrs. Casady’s RTI group recently finished a book called Who Likes Hot Chocolate?   The main character in this short fiction story, Mike McCarthy,  has the perfect money-making scheme, or so he . . .

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"Alphabet Soup"

Why do media outlets give special reporting on a newly-elected president’s first 100 days in office? This precedent began with President Franklin D. Roosevelt. During his first 100 days in office, FDR called an emergency . . .

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