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JSD looks at budget, hears from secondary literacy leaders

...frustrated because they're not getting education at their level. First grade teacher and parent of gifted children Natasha Chester said Extended Learning children need just as much choice and opportunity as kids on the other side of the spectrum...
Student artist spotlight: Vaipuna Toutaiolepo

...with a pig." You should know: "I like to play Mario on my Gamecube. My mom is my hero!" His classroom teacher Natasha Chester says: "Vaipuna is always ready to try new activities and takes a lot of pride in his work. He uses color well...
Ex-cop opens fire on JPD officers make sure no one inside was injured.Some neighbors took police up on their offer to evacuate the area, like Natasha Chester, 42, her husband and their two kids, ages 5 and 7, who live across the street and about two houses down from the...
Artist helps students visualize spelling, build community day instruction to help with reading and spelling or community building. Strauser's last class on Thursday, Natasha Chester's first-graders, gathered in a circle and followed Strausser's facial expressions. She placed invisible handles...
Repetitive curriculum debate has two sides

...interesting." However, some teachers have pedagogical justification for reviewing and re-teaching concepts. Natasha Chester, first-grade teacher at Glacier Valley Elementary, gave reasons for repetition. "There are biological, developmental...


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