As of April 1, 2014, my children had 43 days left of this school year. And my Sam who is wrapping up his junior year has 218 school days left to complete high school. 549 more words
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I knew from a young age that I wanted to be a teacher when I grew up. I played school with my brother and sister on a regular basis in the basement of our home on weekends and just recently was reminded of our childhood teaching antics when my mother found an old incident report book we had kept with our hilarious “discipline actions”, many that required my naughty brother to be sent to the principal’s office. 608 more words
Active community involvement is an important component of our success at Union Ridge.
Our tradition of close, effective partnerships with many community organizations is an example of how our commitment to “best practices” in all areas of school operations benefits students. 293 more words
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Faculty who are facilitators, rather than transmitters, of knowledge and utilize teaching approaches that necessitate learners to assume an active and participatory role in the educational process are able to enhance students’retention of concepts over time and better prepare them for their future careers (Berry, 2008, p.