‘An exemplary educator in every classroom:’ Blue Valley’s Mentoring program uncovers new educators’ strengths, develops compassionate teachers
The Blue Valley Mentoring program, a two-year program focused on relational learning and personalized mentoring support, is meant to uncover teachers’ strengths and develop reflective, compassionate and emotionally resilient educators.
Blue Valley’s flexible learning environments create new learning opportunities, collaboration for students and teachers
FLEs create spaces for various learning opportunities, from individual and small group to large group work. The design of FLEs creates opportunities for nimble learning and student learning configurations with more teacher supervision.
Heart of the school: Blue Valley libraries vital to student success, well-being and collaboration
Many of Blue Valley’s libraries serve as the heart of the school, not just in location but in the services they provide to students.
Blue Valley middle schoolers learn about digital citizenship with engaging and interactive lessons
Middle school is a transition period for kids as they learn more about themselves, take on more responsibility and become more exposed to technology.
How do conferences play a role in developing the family-school partnership?
Many Blue Valley teachers see fall conferences as one of the initial opportunities to develop a partnership with students’ families. Conferences also open the door for families to share about their child and get ideas for how they can support their student’s learning at home.