EDUCATION

MOTIVATING UNDER-ACHIEVING STUDENTS IN THE CLASSROOM
on May 2, 2012 at 7:24 pm / in EDUCATION

MOTIVATING UNDER-ACHIEVING STUDENTS IN THE CLASSROOM

MOTIVATING UNDER-ACHIEVING STUDENTS IN THE CLASSROOM by Tamika Kelly On a humid and rainy Monday morning in May, Rosie Grooms, the music teacher at a small school in Atlanta, GA, arrived early for morning duty in the cafeteria.  All of the students in her school could receive free breakfast, therefore the mornings were chaotic and a bit to handle.  Many […]

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My Experience & Journey
on May 2, 2012 at 12:14 pm / in EDUCATION, Uncategorized

My Experience & Journey

My Experience & Journey By Katriece Jamison Teaching may be one of the hardest jobs that everyone thinks they can do.  I definitely thought it would be easier than it is.  At first glance you say to yourself that all you have to do is go in a classroom and teach about 25 kids a lesson every day, and all […]

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Finishing Strong
on May 1, 2012 at 5:58 am / in EDUCATION

Finishing Strong

Finishing Strong By:  Marquez Hughley As we approach upon May 20, 2012, my heart enlarges by the day with feelings of great anticipation and gratitude. You are probably thinking, “What’s happening on May 20th?” Well, I am glad to announce to you that on that day, at eight o’clock in the morning, I will be graduating with honors from Morehouse […]

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Having A Finisher’s Mentality
on May 1, 2012 at 5:57 am / in EDUCATION

Having A Finisher’s Mentality

Having A Finisher’s Mentality By:  Dr. Vernet A. Joseph   As I take the time to review the past 18 months, I am reminded of the test, trial and tribulations that have been road blocks to maintaining a finisher’s mentality. My journey began 18 months ago with a so called road block, as I am reminded. I find it strange […]

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College Recruiting Timeline
on March 1, 2012 at 12:43 am / in EDUCATION

College Recruiting Timeline

College Recruiting Timeline A step by step guide to college sports recruiting By: Sonya Chavez “Sonya Chavez is a student at Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communications. At the age of 10, sports became her first love, and today not much has changed. She aspires to one day work in the field of sports journalism, […]

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The Problems of Student Truancy
on January 22, 2012 at 7:50 am / in EDUCATION

The Problems of Student Truancy

By: Dr. Jamila Williams Truancy, described as missing school without permission, is a growing problem in today’s schools. Truancy is a problem for the entire society. Problematic truancy can lead to lowered student achievement, delinquency, drug involvement, and even early pregnancy. A student’s truancy can signal low attachment to school and produce negative relationships with peers who also have issues […]

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