New Albany-Plain Local Schools awarded the 2013 International Education Project of the Year
Congratulations to the New Albany-Plain Local School District for receiving the 2013 International Education Project of the Year by the Columbus Council on World Affairs. This yearly award highlights a memorable project that adheres to today’s best practices for developing college-ready youth in Central Ohio. New Albany-Plain’s project, Hand in Hand with Haiti, was a multi-week venture that the school district began in October 2012. The project engaged students, families, teachers and the community with activities designed to increase awareness about the plight of the Haitian people. The cross-curricular project involved literature, humanities, music, drama, the arts and wellness. Click here for additional information about Hand in Hand with Haiti.