Education

08 Apr FISD Secondary Teachers of the Year FISD Elementary Teachers of the Year BY LARRY COKER

Forney ISD recently announced the 2015-2016 Campus Teachers of the Year for all elementary and secondary schools in the district. The announcements were made during the District’s Professional Development Day held on February 15, 2016.   The Forney ISD Campus Teachers of the Year consists of nine...

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14 Apr Lakeview’s Lend-A-Hand

BY CECELIA JONES Little Elm ISD teachers and administrators always want to make sure every child learns. But when students themselves own that philosophy and use it to help their peers, it is powerful! Lakeview Elementary third-grader Patricia Cruz Escobar, a member of her school’s student council, is a...

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14 Apr Buddy Bench

BY LUCY TOWLE   The growth and development of people is the highest calling of leadership.         -Harvey S. Firestone Prosper is growing at an undeniably fast pace. According to Sam Blatt at the Prosper Economic Development Corporation, our population has grown from about 4100 to over 15,000 residents...

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14 Apr 19 and Counting

BY JILL JOSEPH ROZA Celina High School journalism and audio/visual (AV) instructor Mr. Kent Smith is only in his first year with the district. But his impact during this short time has been staggering, as demonstrated by the “nineteen and counting” student awards gracing the wall...

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