5 Tips to Make your First Week of School Successful

Posted by BASIS.ed on August 1, 2018 at 11:00 AM

The new school year is here! We're so excited to welcome back all of our fantastic students and families. We hope that everyone has had a restful summer and is ready to get back to school! Here are five tips to help make your first week of school as successful as possible.

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Topics: For Parents

Benefits of the LET/SET model: A teacher’s perspective

Posted by BASIS.ed on July 31, 2018 at 2:28 PM

Through the innovative co-teaching design of the BASIS Curriculum primary classroom—the Learning Expert Teacher/Subject Expert Teacher (LET/SET) model—two teachers work together to serve students’ different needs in each class throughout the school day.

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Topics: For Teachers, For Parents

Why Mandarin?

Posted by BASIS.ed on June 4, 2018 at 4:22 PM

When families begin learning about our program, they often ask us the same question: “Why do we teach Mandarin to kindergartners?"

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Topics: For Everyone, For Parents

A Chat with a BASIS Charter School Parent

Posted by BASIS.ed on November 29, 2017 at 1:40 PM

Interviewee – David Hubalik, BASIS Chandler Primary South kindergarten parent, and an Associate Vice President of BASIS charter schools

What led you to choose a BASIS charter school for your child?

Well I work here [laughter], so there is an obvious admiration for the mission. Also, the two-teacher model, I’m a huge advocate of efficiency. When you have two teachers working in tandem, where they complement each other… it decreases burnout, it decreases workload, which inevitably is going to make them better at what they do.

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Topics: For Parents

What is a Waitlist?

Posted by BASIS.ed on September 13, 2017 at 2:04 PM

The lingo associated with applying to charter schools can sometimes be overwhelming. What is Open Enrollment? What is a lottery? What is a waitlist? We're here to help you navigate the process. This article will focus on waitlists, but you should check out our lottery and Open Enrollment posts as well!

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Topics: For Parents

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