EKD Named an Apple Distinguished School
Emma K Doub has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished School for 2013 to 2015. The Apple Distinguished School designation is reserved for programs that meet criteria for innovation, leadership, and educational excellence, and demonstrate Apple’s vision of exemplary
The selection of Emma K Doub Elementary as an Apple Distinguished Program highlights the school’s success as an innovative and compelling learning environment that engages students and provides tangible evidence of academic accomplishment. Staff and students focus on planning integrated 21st century instruction that uses technology to communicate and collaborate, specifically through a focus on digital collaborative writing across all content areas. Students at Emma K Doub Elementary are engaged daily through meaningful integrated units that focus on real world application of skills. They use technology to break down traditional walls and connect with other teachers, students, and experts within and beyond the school.
Winner of 2010-2011 Excellence in Gifted and Talented Education Award ~ Emma K.
Doub School for Integrated Arts and Technology is one of five schools in the
state of Maryland to receive the Maryland Execllence in Gifted and Talented Education (EGATE) school award. Our school staff was recognized at a state reception in Annapolis on February 16, 2011. We received a Governor's citation and a citation from the Maryland State Department of Education. We also received a banner to display, signifying us as an EGATE school. In addition, our school will appear on the MSDE website and host celebratory visits from members of MSDE and the State Advisory Council for Gifted and Talneted Education. EGATE schools also serve as models and resources for other schools hoping to achieve EGATE status.
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