The Capitol Region Distinguished Service Award recipient for the 2016-17 academic year is Mr. Robert Snider from Golden Empire Elementary School in Sacramento City USD. Robert is a GATE Certificated teacher and has taught the GATE cluster at his school for 5+ years. Robert will be recognized for his service at the Annual CAG conference in San Diego.
Golden Empire is excited about receiving a five year grant which allows them to become a Leader In Me school. The grant, valued at $90,000, emphasizes the 7 Habits from Stephen Covey’s book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.
Here are the 7 habits along with a quick summary of each:
1. BE PROACTIVE: You’re in Charge
2. BEGIN WITH THE END IN MIND: - Have a Plan
3. PUT FIRST THINGS FIRST - Work First, Then Play
Come and meet your teacher on Tuesday, August 30 from 6 to 7 pm. Class lists will be posted and there will be FREE ice cream. This will be a great time for students to see friends and meet their classmates.
The PTO will have a table to answer questions and forms to join the PTO.