Teacher Appreciation Week 2018

Teachers are the apple of our eyes! – Students  This week’s feature includes a triple threat for student success! I am featuring and saluting three educational leaders I have the honor of working along side of and supporting. Dr. Marqual Woolfolk, Principal of M. Agnes Jones Elementary School; Dr. Charcia Nichols, Principal of Ivy Preparatory Academy Kirkwood Campus and soon…

Ethos Classical Charter Needs the Green Light from APS

Through a rigorous classical curriculum and within a structured, supportive community, Ethos Classical Charter School ensures every K-5 student is on the path to college and a life of opportunity. On this evening, stakeholders across the Metro Atlanta area and beyond will be attending the Atlanta Public Schools board meeting to advocate for Ethos Classical Charter School. Will Ethos get…

APS, Say Yes To School Choice!

On Monday, May 7, 2018 at 6:00 p.m., Atlanta Public Schools Board of Education will hold it’s Community Meeting at 130 Trinity Avenue and we need you there. As you may know, there are currently two new charter schools looking to open in Atlanta by fall 2019: Ethos Classical and Harriet Tubman School of Science and Technology. Both schools have submitted…

GCSA Says Yes to School Choice!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 1, 2018 GCSA’s Incubator Program and redefinED Announce up to $75,000 for Those Seeking to Launch a High-Quality Charter School ATLANTA, GA – If you are interested in starting a charter school, there is a new grant opportunity that could help you launch a brand new school. Georgia Charter Schools Association (GCSA) is pleased to announce…

I Choose You! #NationalCollegeSigningDay

“Success doesn’t count unless you earn it fair and square!” – Michelle Obama On National College Signing Day we are celebrating higher education and encouraging students across the Nation to go college. As an Educator, I believe it is critically important to encourage, empower and expose students in grades K-12 to college. Higher education is something that our society should…

Student Activities Sets the Stage for College

Student activities play a major role in student success!  Each school year students return to school excited about learning . Our students also come back excited to see their teachers, peers and opportunities to get involved in student activities.  Some of the most popular activities include school dances, prom, field days and class trips. I have seen schools use activities for…

Georgia Achieving a Milestone!

Georgia schools are gearing up to take the Georgia Milestones test. It’s critically important for our Georgia teachers to implement to ways to address test anxiety in high stakes areas. There are several ways that schools and parents can help children who deal with text anxiety or who are experiencing stress around testing. The testing season symbolizes the end of…