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Month: February 2011

St. Pius School’s Cultural Day

“Give me a high-five for no learning!” said a 4th grader to me as I walked the halls of St. Pius.  To me, that was one of the cool parts of today.  The fact that  the students were… Read More

Calling all students, teachers, parents…

The Fast-Track Diplomats program is ready to accept 40 new students for the 2011-2012 school year. The program will kick off this summer and continue into the school year. —Who can apply?— All students entering 11th and 12th… Read More

Jordan Creek Elementary’s Cultural Day

Monday was so much fun!  Around 17 Cultural Ambassadors went over to Jordan Creek elementary and engaged students from kindergarten all the way up to 6th grade with their culture.  During the very first round of cultural workshops the students… Read More

And the winner is…

Yesterday I helped surprise this months One Classroom at a Time winner; an ESL teacher at the King Academy elementary!  We arrived at the school and hid in a conference room while the principle asked everyone to gather in the gymnasium.  Once… Read More

Board Visioning results and Red update

During our board meeting, on the 5th of January, a great saying surfaced thanks to one of our board members.  “Americans of different cultures” was the saying.  Does it have a different connotation or feel then maybe immigrants or refugees?… Read More

Tomorrow’s update and the News

Tomorrow is a big day for the organization.  We are meeting with our board and revisiting some important conversations. Our board now consists of 8 individuals with varying degrees of skills, talents and passions.  The new board members were… Read More

Cultural Ambassador get together & a room of 100+ people

This past weekend was full of activity.  The video below features some of our Cultural Ambassadors as well as performances from the Sunday’s citizenship ceremony.  The video also contains a few other surprises. I want to apologize for not posting on… Read More