Leadership

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Alamo Heights Student Honored for Leadership

Alamo Heights Student Honored for Leadership Alamo Heights ISD Junior, Dylan Corso, was named an All-Star student!  South Texas UPS and  KENS 5 recognize students like Dylan that have achievements in leadership, academics, and community involvement. The “Mayor of Alamo Heights High School” Dylan Corso is often called the “Mayor” of Alamo Heights High School.  …

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North East ISD’s Young Men’s Group

A weekly group of young men gathers in North East ISD to learn about self-esteem and confidence.  They realize the value of leadership and preparing for the future. Once a week, you’ll find a group of sharp-dressed young men on the Walzem Elementary School campus. Third-graders in the Young Men’s Group don their dress shirts …

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Government CTE Programs and Pathways

HIGHLIGHTING GOVERNMENT CTE PROGRAMS ON ELECTION DAY Our traditional public schools offer exciting pathways that introduce students to careers in governance and public administration.  Hence, Election Day is a great time to highlight this valuable course of study. As voting records across the country are being shattered, interest in government and public administration has risen.  …

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East Central ISD Leadership Academy Offers Project-Based Learning

East Central ISD Leadership Academy Offers Project-Based Learning East Central ISD’s Leadership Academy opened at Salado Elementary for grades K-5 in 2019. Students use project-based learning that blends technology with classroom instruction. East Central Leadership Academy students apply what they learn at school in real-world opportunities by serving the East Central ISD community. Students participate in one hour club …

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Floresville ISD Focuses on Social and Emotional Learning

Educating the Whole Child Floresville ISD prepares students for success by providing not only exceptional academic opportunities but also social and emotional support for our students. Every secondary student takes a researched-based strengths assessment identifying their top five strengths. Teachers use researched-based strategies to build relationships with students that connect them to their peers, school, …

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South San ISD Middle School Academies

South San ISD Offers Middle School Academies

KSAT’s Cool Schools features South San ISD’s four middle school academies. These include the STEM Academy at Dwight Middle School, the Health Science Academy at Zamora Middle School, the Fine Arts Academy at Shepard Middle School, and the newly established Architecture, Construction, and Design Academy at Kazen Middle School.  Academy students benefit from AVID, project-based learning, Pre-AP …

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Alamo Heights ISD’s Business Incubator Program

Cool Schools on San Antonio’s KSAT 12, spotlights the Heights Business Incubator at Alamo Heights ISD. Students create and fully develop their own product or service. From concept to pitch, students collaborate, hypothesize, adapt, and test their ideas.  Business entrepreneurs and experts serve as coaches and mentors for the student teams. With access to a …

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Stem Advocate, Wade Cleary – Cleary Zimmerman Engineers

Managing Principal Wade Cleary Hannah Roberts, a UTSA social media and communications student and intern for Cleary Zimmerman Engineers, is a part of a project with UTSA to contribute to the Go Public campaign.  Roberts interviewed Wade Cleary, the company’s managing principal, about STEM curriculum, student pathways, and thoughts on education and the business sector. …

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Teachers Inspire

District Roundup: NOV 2018 – Inspiring Hearts, Minds and Ideas

Leadership and community is our November theme this year where students in public schools learn to connect to their hearts, expand their minds and to create ground-breaking ideas. Our public schools have a crucial role in helping to cultivate a civic-minded community of the future. Read more about our educators that go out of their way to make mastery of standards fun, to schools learning the importance of giving back in this edition of the District Round-up.