Answer to Wednesday's Challenge 9/18/13
East Meadows Elementary presented to Nebo School Board. Principal Dwight Liddiard said, “East Meadows is a great place with 812 super students, supportive patrons, and amazing staff that all work hard for our students.”
School Community Council member, Wendi Barton explained, “Our school Community Council meets on a monthly basis where we are kept up to date on school happenings. The council discusses issues and concerns in the community and work to create and approve plans.”
This year East Meadows School Improvement Plan and Trustlands Plan include four goals:
1. Quality Professional Learning Communities
2. Use of Technology to Enhance Instruction
3. Quiality Language Arts Program
4. Fine Arts Integration
Josie Anderson and Robby LaPray introduced some of the technology used including audio enhancement systems, projectors, document cameras, classroom computers, digital clickers, interactive white boards, and iPads that help students learn in a “cool” way.
Sixth-grade students had the opportunity to work with Ballet West from Salt Lake City. This group of students have been working with this dance company for two years. The students delighted the School Board with their dance movements that they learned from Ballet West.
Congratulations to Tracy Olsen for answering this week’s challenge. Sponsored by Wiggy Wash.