Many high-school students, when classes dismiss for the summer, don’t think about school until August. Three local youth, including a 2018 Scottsbluff High School graduate and two Bayard High School students, are returning to the classroom during break, but switching roles to become teachers of elementary students. Three students are taking part in the Teens as Teachers program: Luis Cordova of Scottsbluff and Gordon Acosta and . . .
The June Newsletter from the Nebraska Association of School Boards features a lead article on ESU13 Administrator Dr. Jeff West. BEYOND THE PANHANDLE … ESU 13 Administrator, Jeff West, already covers a lot of ground, serving 21 schools in 11 counties, primarily in Nebraska’s panhandle. Recently he has grown that footprint to more of a national level as he brings his Nebraska . . .
The ESU13 LifeLink program celebrated its 10th anniversary on May 11 in combination with their graduation ceremony. The celebration took place at the WNCC Harms Technology Center. LifeLink provides post-secondary transition skills for 18-21 year old students with disabilities. Including employment, independent living, classroom, community involvement and WNCC classes for credit. . . .