Legacy of Osceola

Legacy of Osceola is a public charter school of choice that will open in Osceola County, FL for the 2016-2017 School Year.  Legacy of Osceola will serve grades K-6 with plans to expand to serve K-12.

By |November 16th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Being Likeable = Being Kind

The following article is from a blog published on Hubspot Blogs by Carly Stec titled, “How to Be More Likable: 7 Tips Anyone Can Try”

As I read this article I couldn’t help but think, “Wouldn’t it be nice if everyone learned this from young age?”  You’ll notice that not one of these suggestions points to what you wear, […]

By |October 28th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Learning With Documentary Films: Strategies to Engage Students

The following is from the Education Week Blog and written by guest blogger, Cleary Vaughan-Lee.
By guest blogger Cleary Vaughan-Lee

Why do we need stories? Stories are universal and create connections across time, place, and cultures. Now more than ever, we need stories to help us understand and connect to our fast-changing world. Impactful stories—a book, a film, or an oral story […]

By |October 28th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

5 Things I Want for My Children in Elementary School

By Allison Slater Tate

The original article can be found at Huffington Post.com

Like most parents I know, I care deeply about my children’s educations. Where we live, the house we own, and our family budget and schedule all, to some extent, revolve around making sure that we are doing the best we can for our children and […]

By |October 12th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Empowering Strengths to Transform School Culture

By Rachel Edoho-Eket, M.Ed.

Last spring, I attended a training on the strengths-based initiative that our school would implement this year. I was surprised to learn that we would focus on what is strong, not what is wrong. This idea presented a huge shift in my mindset because, historically, teachers have been trained to identify areas […]

By |May 12th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments