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Sparks Flies

Sparks Flies

Phil Sparks' long-running love affair with Emerson Learning Center in Westchster is a Valentine's Day story for the books.
How Can Social Media Raise Awareness About Teen Dating Abuse?

How Can Social Media Raise Awareness About Teen Dating Abuse?

Teen dating abuse can be mental, emotional, physical, and digital.
The Beautiful Side of Civic Service in El Monte

The Beautiful Side of Civic Service in El Monte

The Professional Institute of Beauty is more than just a school, in fact it has devoted much of its time, energy, and beauty secrets to helping various members of the community.
Building the Skills to Get the Job in the First Place

Building the Skills to Get the Job in the First Place

In addition to the computer science skills my students learn they are also immersed in the communication skills necessary for the 21st century world. If we don't teach our student ...
Learning About a Community Asset

Learning About a Community Asset

Visiting Earthworks Farm educated us on the conditions and the necessities of maintaining a garden-space.
Personalizing and Democratizing Professional Learning: The Edcamp Model

Personalizing and Democratizing Professional Learning: The Edcamp Model

A powerful approach to producing inspired, energized, and reflective teacher learners.