Every year, students from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology get a chance to recognize the high school teachers who helped fuel their success through the MIT Inspirational Teacher Award program. This year, a Northwood High School educator is among the honorees. Cathleen Zeleski, who teaches science at Northwood, won the award after being nominated by former student Bryan Changala, now an MIT freshman.
It was impressive enough that a pair of Bonita Canyon Elementary School sixth-graders traveled to the California State Science Fair in Los Angeles last week and placed first and third in their respective categories. But what makes this story particularly remarkable is the fact that the B.C.
Last week, the Board of Education recognized more than 100 certificated, classified and administrative employees who are set to retire on or before June 30. Terry Walker, assistant superintendent of Human Resources, introduced those who
A Sierra Vista Middle School teacher is among 25 educators nationwide who have been selected to study the Pueblo culture of the Mesa Verde Region this summer though the National Endowment for the Humanities.
At least a few investors still know how to make money in the stock market. A team of students from College Park Elementary School hand-picked stocks that earned virtual profits of $52,000 this year – enough to secure first-place for the entire Southern California region in the educational Stock Market Game.
As the administrative assistant to the principal at Stonegate Elementary School, Karen Roggero is usually the one to plan the fire drills. So when the alarm sounded early Wednesday morning, she was surprised to say the least. “I couldn’t figure out what was going on,” she said. “I thought (Principal Bruce Terry) had fouled up the fire drill.”
IUSD is one of 174 school districts nationwide to demonstrate “an unwavering commitment to providing music education for their students,” according to the NAMM Foundation, which today announced the results of its 11th annual Best Communities for Music Education survey. The web-based survey, which was open to all districts from Jan.