Opening Day is Here!

It’s about time I posted a few words.  Now that schedules are loaded and the website is live, I can kick back–just a bit–to write a little here. By this point, I hope everyone (students and parents) has taken the time to log in to his or her My Archmere account to see the new […]

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Opening Day is Here!

It’s about time I posted a few words.  Now that schedules are loaded and the website is live, I can kick back–just a bit–to write a little here. By this point, I hope everyone (students and parents) has taken the time to log in to his or her My Archmere account to see the new […]

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If I’m so tired and my legs hurt so much after the senior boys hike, why am I blogging now, and why didn’t I lose ten pounds?

Well, I just got back from the 2013 senior boys hike.  This was the fourth year Archmere Academy has organized this trip to Shenandoah National Park in Virginia.  We had a great time.  And by “we,” I mean four teachers (Mr. Jordan, Mr. Cocco, Mr. Levine, and I) and 34 senior boys.  Over three days, […]

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If I’m so tired and my legs hurt so much after the senior boys hike, why am I blogging now, and why didn’t I lose ten pounds?

Well, I just got back from the 2013 senior boys hike.  This was the fourth year Archmere Academy has organized this trip to Shenandoah National Park in Virginia.  We had a great time.  And by “we,” I mean four teachers (Mr. Jordan, Mr. Cocco, Mr. Levine, and I) and 34 senior boys.  Over three days, […]

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Mr. Dougherty, where’s my schedule?

Even though I’m using a new and fairly robust software to create students’ and teachers’ schedules, almost every student schedule requires additional manual adjustment. For instance, if a student couldn’t be scheduled for a particular elective, I search for one that will fit, meaning I might have to move other courses around to provide a […]

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