I am a Jersey City native and graduate of Jersey City Public Schools. As a young student, I realized education offered me a world of opportunities, but this realization didn’t come about overnight. It was nurtured by talented teachers who knew how to explain the true value that education provides. The teachers who impacted my […]
Stories and strategies shared by Summit Learning teachers, in grades 4-12, across the country.
At Summit Learning, we can talk about the positive outcomes of student engagement, relationships, and cognitive skills all day long. But sometimes it’s best to hear straight from teachers, educators, students, and parents. Here are a few of our favorite opinion pieces of the school year: Commentary: Don’t Leave the High-achievers BehindThe Salt Lake Tribune […]
January was ‘National Mentoring Month.’ Schools using Summit Learning across the country shared how they are implementing mentoring sessions and focusing on student-teacher relationships. According to Mentoring.org, when students have a dedicated mentor, they are less likely to skip school, more likely to enroll in college, and more likely to hold a leadership position in […]