Monthly Archives: April, 2011

Congratulations teachers

Today, we notified the team of teachers who have been hired to work this year! Congratulations to all of you. We can’t wait to get started! Here are this year’s group of teachers: Sharrolean Cobbs Kristy Davis Anna Friemel Jim Gonzalez Monica Graham Lauren Grifin Felicia Hayes Broderick Hunter Ronisha Johnson Sarah Jane Relano Melanie Shaw …

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Teaching with Poverty in Mind

This year’s book to study is Teaching with Poverty in Mind by Eric Jensen.  The author writes about what being poor does to kids’ brains and what schools can do about it. It is sure to be an interesting read! To find out more about Eric Jensen, visit his site at http://www.jensenlearning.com/index.php Check out the video below to …

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Engineer profiles

Check out these profiles of engineers who are doing awesome jobs in our world! I bet some of our 2011 Journeys students will do even bigger and better things! Rescue Robot Biodiesel Speedboat High Tech Tents Go-Karts Baseball Bats Gigapan Camera Blimps Swimming Robot Build Without Borders Roller Coasters Mecha Sculptures First Robotics Eco Electronics …

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