Maker Space Program Inspires Students to Create

Helping students to develop their creativity and to attempt creative solutions to problems is one of CAS’s goals in education. To help inspire students and allow them to independently pursue their more creative sides, CAS has opened two after school “Maker Spaces.” With the help of a generous grant from the Arizona Rural Activation and…

Hands-on Learning Takes Center Stage at CAS Douglas Middle School

Students in grades 5-8 who attend the Douglas campus of CAS Middle School have recently excelled in exploratory learning and educational trips. Mrs. Alvarado’s and Mrs. Peraza’s fifth grade classes conducted an elasticity experiment with eggs constructing differing surrounds which would help the egg survive a drop off a 20-foot structure. Students then had the…