• History & Mission
     
    Heterogeneous History:  This program started as a pilot for 6th grade in 2007.  The pilot was introduced to 7th grade in 2001-2010.  Then 8th grade returned to Blue Ridge in 2010-2011, a team of 115 students continued in the program.  The program currently targets English 8.
     
    Heterogeneous Mission:  The purpose of implementing heterogeneous class methodologies in English 8 is to provide increased levels of achievement for all learners and enhance the positive climate of English 8 classrooms at Blue Ridge.  Differentiated instruction is utilized in heterogeneous classes to meet the needs of all learners.
     
     
     
     
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