Former superintendent of Bloomington School District Dr. Gary Prest presented on a new STEM initiative:
- Students (Knowing every student)
- Team teaching (Collaboration, PLC's, shared planning time, Communities of Practice)
- Equiped and Ethical (Teacher credentials and experiences indicates our staff are well prepared, teaching is a public activity and character is under moment by moment review-a formal code of ethics)
- Motivated (Teaching is intensely personal, staff show their motivation everyday)
Teachers are present for all of the firsts in students lives, the aha moments, the struggles, etc. It is a privaledge!