“I am excited about a new opportunity to meet other educators and learn from them. I am hoping to gain a greater understanding of how to incorporate community partners into the learning process for my scholars.”
“My students always get excited and interested when they can ask questions from visitors. Exposing them to a new learning opportunity while in the classroom will broaden their minds which is what I look forward to the most.”
"One way of encouraging a reflective teaching practice is to keep learning via professional developments such as Citizen Schools’ program. From the pilot coursework, I hope to gain a diversified experience by collaborating alongside local educators and leaders."
"I am most excited about learning and working with others to help students learn and gain an appreciation for STEM projects. I hope to learn more ways to help my students grow as self-directed learners."
“I loved tapping into my students' passions and seeing them grow through this experience. I learned a lot about them as people, not just students.”
“I have struggled with bringing in volunteers to help out and having presenters come out. This is an awesome opportunity for the students and I to experience project based learning on a grander scale.”