In just three years, Carver Elementary went from daily disciplinary issues and dozens of out of school suspensions to a much calmer, joyful atmospere. Using positive incentives and behavioral modifications, the school is seeing success. We visit the ‘scholars’ at the school to see these incentives such a coding, chess and dance in place. In lieu of out of school suspensions, students are doing yoga and talking with a staff member in a ‘reflection room’.
There’s a lot more to education than blackboards and textbooks. Behind the Minds takes you behind the school doors to highlight educational initiatives within St. Louis city and county K-12 schools. Watch for teachers, staff, administrators, and students who will blow your mind with innovative ideas and programs.
Auto Technicians Wanted
Automotive technicians are in very high demand. The jobs can pay up to six figures, but there are more jobs than there are auto techs.
Kirkwood classroom hatching up a hands-on approach to learning
A suburban elementary school has made two live chickens part of the third grade curriculum. Children are caring for the birds, and learning invaluable lessons.
The National Weather Service is Searching for Meteorologists
Are you fascinated by the weather? Do you want to make it your career? There may be a better chance to work in meteorology than ever before.
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Having A Blast: World Champion Festus High School Rocket Club
Festus High School Teacher, Devin Lorenz & his rookie Festus High School Rocket Club are the Team America and the International Rocketry Challenge Champions.