Tag Archives: Education

Appreciating Dartmouth-Hitchcock and TJX Companies

By Cady Hickman, corps member serving at Parker-Varney Elementary School “It’s really inspiring what you do. And you have so much energy!” That was spoken to me yesterday, as I discussed what I do with City Year New Hampshire. It … Continue reading

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Red Jackets, Purple Eagles, and Realizing One’s Life Ambition

By Savannah Siders, corps member serving at McDonough Elementary School I smile at the camera and snap, this moment has been captured in time. It’s June 15th, 2013 and I’m officially a high school graduate. My phone vibrates in my … Continue reading

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Appreciating Lincoln Financial

by Felicia Truman, corps member serving at Gossler Park Elementary School The classroom buzzed with excitement the day I told the students they would get their very own Lincoln Financial pen pal. The students were excited to practice their writing … 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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School Initiatives – Straight from the Wolves Den

By Brenda Kunz, Corps Member serving at Henry Wilson Elementary School What is helping 3rd through 5th graders establish positive habits in regards to attendance, coursework and behavior at Henry Wilson Elementary School? How are these students’ excitement, accountability and … Continue reading

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Letters to Validate

This year I’m not active in two 5th grade classrooms like I was last year. I’m not running to hands that are swung in the air for my attention on math problems. I’m not organizing a line of 5th graders … Continue reading

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