Major shift to be made in middle school schedule at NCES in fall


NORTH CANAAN — A plan to realign two grade levels at North Canaan Elementary School was well-received by the Board of Education May 12.

Two fifth-grade and two sixth-grade teachers will team up to teach students in those grades beginning in the next school year.

Fifth-graders will see the biggest change. Instead of remaining in the same classroom for academic subjects taught by the same teacher, they will move to different classrooms and subjects taught by team teachers with special expertise in, for example, math and science.

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