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The unique math of Benson’s Tech Geometry

March 19th, 2014

The Oregonian’s Steve Duin filed an article about the Tech Geometry program created by two Benson teachers, Amy Slaughter and Tim Hryciw.  Much has been written about this success of this program, but now there is doubt as to its … Continue reading

Tech Algebra

November 24th, 2014

You may remember hearing about the successful Tech Geometry class.  Building on that success, a “Tech Algebra” class has been created that teaches students algebra through the integration of real-world scenarios. Part of the coursework entails operating a business where … Continue reading

KGW Great Toy Drive

December 25th, 2014

Benson’s Tech Algebra class recently learned about giving back to the community in a very unique way.  Read all about it and watch a video of the donation event over at the PPS website:   http://www.pps.k12.or.us/news/10227.htm

Youth entrepreneur club beginning this fall

August 17th, 2015

The Youth Entrepreneur (TYE) is a youth entrepreneurship education and training program designed and implemented by TiE, the world’s largest Entrepreneur Club. Through connections with the Oregon Entrepreneur in Residence Kanth Golpapur and President of TiE Oregon Nitin Rae, Benson … Continue reading


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