The First Academy is pleased
to announce that it has been recognized as an Apple Distinguished School for 2017–2019 for its customized learning 1 to 1 iPad program. Apple Distinguished Schools are centers of innovation, leadership, and educational excellence that use Apple products to inspire creativity,
collaboration, and critical thinking. They showcase innovative uses of technology in teaching and learning in the school... Read More.
While most of us use phone apps everyday, few of us have had to opportunity to see their own app in the Apple App Store. That's the case with The First Academy student Brennen Fountain. Brennen... Read More.
After Apple launched its Apple Teacher certification in Q4-2017, The First Academy Technology team challenged their teachers to become certified. By the end of 2017, The First Academy had certified... Read More.
Computers are everywhere, and are changing every industry around the world. But fewer than half of all schools teach computer science. Good news, The First Academy is on our way to change this! If... Read More.
Have you recently updated your family's contact information? We recommend checking your family contact information, student medical information, adult pick-up list or emergency contacts at least once... Read More.
o you finally did it! Your student's made it to the big leagues. They officially have online classwork - well done parent! Now its time for you to get acquainted with Canvas on your own.
What's... Read More.
Does it provide a more flexible experience for the student? Absolutely, students who make use of this are more able to contribute to their own self-improvement and extracurricular activities. Does... Read More.
Did you know you have the ability to share your exciting The First Academy photos with us? Using our The First Academy app for iOS and Android you can share pictures right off your mobile... Read More.
I remember a time at TFA when the entire Upper School shared a single class set of 24 iPads. Even before then, TFA had begun dreaming of what a classroom fully collaborative with technology would look... Read More.