FIT Academy to Lead Pilot Instructional Data Project 278 181 FIT Academy

FIT Academy to Lead Pilot Instructional Data Project

FIT Academy has reached agreement with Edmentum for the implementation of a pilot program facilitating the state recommendations on the use of informal assessment data to guide daily instruction. FIT Director Claud Allaire states…

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NFL Man of the Year & Super Bowl Champion Matt Birk Visits FIT Academy! 1024 992 FIT Academy

NFL Man of the Year & Super Bowl Champion Matt Birk Visits FIT Academy!

NFL Man of the Year & Super Bowl Champion Matt Birk Visits FIT Academy! A Minnesota Native and Harvard graduate, mat says “I love the mission of FIT Academy. The…

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How Yellow Affects Your State of Mind 269 187 FIT Academy

How Yellow Affects Your State of Mind

Ever heard that if you looked at the color yellow for too long, you might begin to feel anxious or irritated? Or that babies are more likely to cry in…

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Construction Gallery 150 150 FIT Academy

Construction Gallery

How Important is Teaching Literacy in All Content Areas? 460 345 FIT Academy

How Important is Teaching Literacy in All Content Areas?

You are busy this summer planning and reworking lessons — adding, adjusting, and tweaking. Here’s something to think about, fast forward to fall: We know students do plenty of listening…

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Time for A Brain Break! 620 349 FIT Academy

Time for A Brain Break!

Adolescence is a time of rapid change and growth. The brain undergoes major reorganization and bodies start to mature. Middle school students develop an awareness of and respect for other…

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FIT Academy to Consider Adopting ASCD’s Whole Child Model 224 225 FIT Academy

FIT Academy to Consider Adopting ASCD’s Whole Child Model

At the regularly scheduled board meeting on December 14th, the FIT Academy board will consider adoption of the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD)’s Whole Child school model. For…

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FIT Academy’s New Home in Apple Valley 259 194 FIT Academy

FIT Academy’s New Home in Apple Valley

We are pleased to announce that FIT Academy Charter School has signed a lease to occupy the building formerly home to Paideia Academy. The building in located in the heart…

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Announcing Two New Partnerships! 320 240 FIT Academy

Announcing Two New Partnerships!

FIT Academy strongly believes in engaging community partners to enhance the school’s mission of serving students. We understand the need to draw from the strength of outside experts. In this…

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Energy and Calm: Brain Breaks and Focused-Attention Practices 620 349 FIT Academy

Energy and Calm: Brain Breaks and Focused-Attention Practices

When presented with new material, standards, and complicated topics, we need to be focused and calm as we approach our assignments. We can use brain breaks and focused-attention practices to…

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