The Second Annual Engage Innovators and Entrepreneurs Forum

Erin Nelson (Director of Advancement) writes on the second annual Engage Innovators and Entrepreneurs Forum at the Tokyo American Club held on March 2. The American School in Japan (ASIJ) and the American Chamber of Commerce in Japan (ACCJ) coordinated the event, providing an opportunity for ASIJ students to hear directly from leaders in innovation and entrepreneurism, and to network and exchange ideas with members of ACCJ. Continue reading

Nothing but Net…and Quadratic Equations

High school students recently covered multiple strategies to solve and graph mathematical functions for quadratic equations. This year the high school math department explored a new way of helping high school students see the relevance of higher level mathematical concepts in the physical world by introducing a real-world aspect of quadratic equations. High school mathematics teacher, Tricia Apel, details the students’ learning process. Continue reading