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And The Award for Best Teacher Goes To.....
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Whenever I have been in class, a lot of times, it sounds like the adults from the Charlie Brown specials: wa wa wa, wa wa wa, wawawa. It's boring, it's not fun, and it's definitely making the information look good enough to go... (more »)
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It was the first day of junior year and I was not looking forward to English classes. But everything changed when I walked into Mrs. Munkwitz’s room fourth hour. It was the happy-go-lucky vibe she gave off. It made me look at every teacher in... (more »)
More Than a Teacher
During one of my dance classes in the summer of 2013, I noticed an unfamiliar short woman in the room. I wondered who she was and why she was helping one of my dance teachers run class. My dance teacher introduced us to a new instructor at the... (more »)
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The educator of the year may go to one teacher in particular. It may go to an English teacher who made you fall in love with writing. It may be awarded to a math teacher who helped you get over your hatred of the subject. It could be any... (more »)
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Mr. Muhels Grade school wasn’t my favorite time.  School wasn’t an easy thing for me to get through, but Mr. Muhels helped me with my homework when it was tough for me. I had a difficult time focusing in classes and this made it harder to... (more »)
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When a teacher says, “Class, today we will be watching a video,” there is enough spirit in the room to power an energy plant.  But when Ms. Jorgensen showed us recent footage of her Olympic bound sister--running her way from the back of the... (more »)
My Educator of the Year
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In elementary school, I had a good attitude towards learning. But that changed when I reached middle school, and by the time I was a sophomore in high school, I no longer had the desire to learn. Years of arbitrary rules, boring teachers, and... (more »)
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                           Educator Of The Year I have never enjoyed math. It is an area that I have struggled... (more »)
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On my first day of school freshmen year, I walked into my third hour class to meet a booming voice saying, “Hello, students! Welcome to social studies!” This voice belonging to none other than Mrs. Casetta. Being in a new school was pretty... (more »)
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It was an odd feeling coming into the Learning Center and feeling a jolt of excitement. But that’s what happened when I saw one of my old teachers. Just coming into the Learning Center, I usually dreaded it--it was all about doing homework, or... (more »)
Pablo Picasso of my Teenage Year
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Pablo Picasso of my Teenage life “Mr. Johnson, Mr. Johnson I need help.” The yell for the Pablo Picasso of the school is all you hear when you enter room 148. On the first day of my sophomore year, I walked through the doors of Mr.... (more »)
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Seventh grade: the weirdest, most awkward year of middle school. It was that fall that I first tried out for ABC, the youth Arrowhead Basketball Club. Walking into the massive and intimidating Arrowhead gymnasium was something that would make... (more »)
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A coach is supposed to have skin like leather. And be unrelenting. And disciplined. Every coach I have had has fit these traits except Cody Smith. During the fall of my junior year, I needed a traveling baseball team to play for in the... (more »)
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 As I walked into Honors Biology, the room tucked away in the corner of South Campus, I immediately knew what I was in for. The lab tables in back were covered in whatever we would be studying that day, which meant it could be from potatoes to... (more »)
Mr. Destache
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Mr. Destache “I actually learned something from his class.” said my friend who I have known since kindergarten. He always had trouble in school and for him to say that about Mr. Destache’s teaching methods was surprising. Seeing “Mr.... (more »)
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All my life, I listened to what my parents told me to believe, I listened to what my teachers told me was right and wrong, and I listened to what my peers said.  But not anymore, all thanks to my junior year Sociology teacher, Mr. Scharrer.... (more »)
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