Ashley Balaconis

Ashley Balaconis
I joined Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School in the fall of 2010 as the 9th-grade Skills and Academic Support teacher as well as the assistant coach to the boys JV soccer team and head coach of the boys' basketball team. Making connections with students both inside the classroom and during extracurricular activities are reasons why I love my career.
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Recent Posts

Students' Digital Distraction: Just A Notification Away

Posted by Ashley Balaconis on 4/3/19 2:22 PM

Are you a parent or teacher of a student who will not turn the device off? Unfortunately, this is an all-too-common occurrence with today’s generation of high schoolers. I don’t mean to generalize as there certainly are some students who are able to manage their social feeds and academics without it taking their abilities completely off course.

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Topics: Student Wellness, Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall, Student Skill Building, Studying Tips

How I Help My High School Students with Procrastination

Posted by Ashley Balaconis on 3/1/18 3:17 PM

“I’ll do it tomorrow.” Everyone says it at one point or another. But when putting it off until tomorrow becomes the next day, and then your teacher is asking why your homework is late, then you have an issue with procrastination, and I’m here to help!

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Topics: Student Skill Building

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