Local News

Teaching life skills: self-sufficiency, self-reliance, resiliency and time management

Teaching life skills: self-sufficiency, self-reliance, resiliency and time management

21 February, 2019

The growth of Killington Mountain School’s athletic and academic programs

By Karen D. Lorentz

Since its founding as the Killington Tutorial Program (KTP) in 1974, the Killington Mountain School (KMS) has transitioned to an approved independent academy that offers a range of sports and program...

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Teaching life skills: self-sufficiency, self-reliance, resiliency and time management

Teaching life skills: self-sufficiency, self-reliance, resiliency and time management

21 February, 2019

The growth of Killington Mountain School’s athletic and academic programs

By Karen D. Lorentz

Since its founding as the Killington Tutorial Program (KTP) in 1974, the Killington Mountain School (KMS) has transitioned to an approved independent academy that offers a range of sports and program...

State News

Delay of proficiency-based learning mandate sought

20 February, 2019

By Lola Duffort/VTDigger

The president of the Vermont-NEA asked lawmakers to consider pushing back the deadline for implementing proficiency-based graduation requirements in the state’s high schools to 2022.

Proficiency-based learning asks that student progress be assessed on the skills they can show they have, not seat-time in a...