To help kids succeed, this rural school gets help from unusual sources. Dentists, for example.
Life Changer of the Year Nominee
Ms. DeBisschop is one of those teachers who every student loves. She is committed to social justice, equality and creating a fair and rigorous classroom environment. Ms. DeBisschop makes sure that every student in her class knows that they matter and that they can rely on her for support. She brings modern and challenging texts into the classroom, revitalizing the 11th grade curriculum. She also teaches a co-curricular unit with a social studies teacher. Ms. DeBisschop is so beloved by the students that they dedicated last year's yearbook to her, an honor generally reserved for retiring or much older teachers.
If you follow this link, there is some copy from the National Life Group about the process of picking a winner & the criteria for nominating a teacher.
If you want to support Ms. DeBisschop, here are more ways to do so!
$5.00 Skate Nights
The Collaborative of Londonderry (A youth substance abuse prevention coalition) will be hosting $5 skate nights throughout the winter on the below dates. These will be at Riley Rink at Burr and Burton Academy in Manchester, Vermont. Join other local teens for a substance-free night of fun! Your $5 entry fee includes skates, just make sure to mention the Collaborative.
Mongolian Music and Dance
Our Mongolian Friends Present Traditional Throat Singing
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