Monthly Archives: December 2013

Why I Can’t Wait to Come Back After The Break

Reflections on the first half of the year By William Ross, corps member serving at Bakersville Elementary School What makes a great year of service? Only half way through the year and I feel a connection with all the students … Continue reading

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Celebrating Together: Diverse Traditions at Beech Street School

By Herbert Benton, corps member serving at Beech Street Elementary School The winter holiday season is rapidly approaching, and families from around the world are gearing up for many different and unique celebrations. At Beech Street Elementary School, we are … Continue reading

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Building Relationships With Partner Teachers

By Felicia Truman, corps member serving at Gossler Park Elementary School “If I have seen farther than others, it is because I was standing on the shoulders of giants,” Issac Newton. Every morning when I walk into one of my … Continue reading

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50 Acts of Greatness

By Brenda Kunz, corps member serving at Henry Wilson Elementary School “Everybody can be great…because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. … Continue reading

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Panther Pride

By Cady Hickman, corps member serving at Parker-Varney Elementary School Hello, my name is Cady, and I serve in a 5th grade classroom at Parker-Varney, home of the Panthers. I’d like to tell you a little bit about what it … Continue reading

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The Whiteboard Campaign

  By Savannah Siders, corps member serving at McDonough Elementary School Travel back in time to when you were in elementary school. If you were asked questions like “Why do you come to school?” or “How do you show kindness?” … Continue reading

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