April 2012

Teacher of the Year: Sharilee McMullin

Sharilee McMullin exemplifies what a great teacher is all about.  She has high expectations of herself and from the students in class.  They know she expects them to do their best; and, consequently, they perform to the level of expectation.  She knows that not all students are at the same level.  She goes to great lengths to assess and determine the level of each student and helps assure student progress from their individual level of ability.  She is exceptionally kind and considerate of students, parents, and staff.  

How to Follow Rules

The Social Skill for April is:

      How To Follow Rules

  1. Know the rules
  2. Follow them exactly
  3. If you have questions, ask an adult

We have reviewed and practiced these steps at school, but we hope that you will also review and reinforce them at home.

Stephanie Wood Receives Crystal Apple Award

Attributions: 
by Nancy Pulsipher

Stephanie Wood is a truly outstanding educator and person.  She officially entered the education world 5 years ago when she graduated from BYU and became a full-time teacher but she has always been a lover of education.  She is currently in the process of getting her master’s degree at SUU.  Stephanie grew up in Bountiful, Utah.  She enjoys watching sports, reading, and playing games with her family.  She has a unique love for BYU football.  Stephanie is a wonderful example to her friends and coworkers as she works to go above and beyond anything that is expected of her.  Her problem-solvin