Caution: Bridge Ahead

Manuel Chavez Uncategorized

  During the past week, my students were busy studying for the upcoming AIMS test.  In the morning we review reading and math skills and in the afternoon students use Writing Roadmap, which is an online writing program that gives

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all-aboard

All Aboard!

Manuel Chavez Uncategorized

Every Tuesday, which I call “Trainday”, Dr. Bob Grassi who is a retired school psychologist visits with me and we talk about model railroading.  Both of us are Lionel O gauge enthusiasts, which is one of the popular model railroading

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Insomnia

Manuel Chavez Uncategorized

  Most of my adult life I’ve experienced insomnia due to circumstances such as working 12 hour shifts from six in the evening to six in the morning, taking education classes at night that ended at 10 or later and

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Roberto Is The Reason

Manuel Chavez Uncategorized

During my twenty year career as a copper miner, I had the honor of working with master teachers (Journeyman Mechanics) who shared their expertise with me as I worked my way up the ladder from mechanic’s helper to eventually becoming

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The Unnoticed Professionals

Manuel Chavez Uncategorized

Paraprofessional: a person whose job is to assist a professional person. Every day, Monday through Friday, school Paraprofessionals report to their job sites to begin a new day.  In our district the various duties that Paraprofessionals carryout include: playground and

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