Our winter sports are coming up, and we are excited to offer Pee Wee (K-3), Elementary (4-6) Boys Basketball, and Elementary (4-6) Girls Soccer. Teams are tentative, contingent on having enough players and a parent coach. Mr. BE will be coordinating the sports, but he will need one coach for each of the teams as well for them to take place. Please email Mr. BE at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in coaching. We appreciate all the support and look forward to a great season.
By Michael Niehoff Education Content Coordinator, iLEAD Schools As project-based learning practitioners, some facilitators may still be in recovery from the years focused on the importance of explicit direct instruction and testing in lower grades. Indeed, there were many casualties from this era, including the unlocked learning potential of PLAY. Researchers contend that play, or
Last week, we introduced a vital element of iLEAD Agua Dulce’s approach to education — The 7 Habits of Highly Successful People. Learning and practicing the 7 Habits has been instrumental to our learners’ success living out the iLEAD Agua Dulce motto of “free to think, inspired to lead” — not to mention how it
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