What Learning & Leading Look Like at Drake
Incredible - but unsurprising - news comes to PirateLand: Teacher/Coach Rene Ayala
is one of 25 winners of the Positive Coaching Alliance Double-Goal Coach Awards out of 1,700 candidates nationwide
. Coach Ayala is being his typical humble self in deflecting all praise, but we know that he has been recognized for being the type of leader and role-model that kids will NEVER forget. See the full list of honorees here
Mr. Varvil's Engineering class practices Design Thinking by trying out different ways of making 10 lbs float - they will then scale that up to 200 lbs!
Spotted in Ms. McCormick's classroom. Maybe in reference to Coach Ayala?
is working with a group of students as National Park Service volunteers to monitor elephant seals at Point Reyes. Check out the awesome video
TREK students with Mrs. Brown chart where they are on the "learning curve" - it's okay to struggle and feel lost as we go deeper into our learning.
A team of staff and students are working together as Social Media Ambassadors - sharing our community with the world, inviting the world into our community.
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