Tag: Ombudsman

How a Network of Alternative Schools in Arizona Is Using Personalized Learning to Re-Engage Teens — and Even Some Adults — Who Struggled in Traditional Classrooms (from The 74)

When Vanessa Villarreal realized she might not be able to graduate on time from her Glendale, Arizona, high school after her son Adam was born, she knew she needed another option. Her boyfriend suggested Ombudsman Charter Metro, the alternative charter ...

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Ombudsman Quarterly Innovative Educators Announced

– Glendale, AZ (November 2018) As part of the Learning Today, Leading Tomorrow initiative, each quarter Ombudsman will recognize educators who take learning to the next level by engaging their students in a 21st century hands on or collaborative manner. ...

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21st Annual Chicago Football Classic

September 2018 Pictured above: Team with current Chicago City Colleges Chancellor, Juan Salgado. The 21st Annual Chicago Football Classic was held Saturday September 22nd at Soldier Field, with a match-up between Morehouse College and Miles College. The event features football ...

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Ombudsman Quarterly Innovative Educators Announced (Glendale, Ariz)

– Glendale, AZ (August 2018) As part of the ‘Learning Today, Leading Tomorrow’ initiative, Ombudsman recognizes educators each quarter who take learning to the next level by engaging their students in a 21st century hands-on or collaborative manner. Those recognized ...

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Students Graduate from Ombudsman School (Natchez, Miss.)

NATCHEZ – The Natchez-Adams Ombudsman School added 12 more students to its 2018 graduating class Monday evening at the Natchez High School auditorium. Ombudsman Principal Allison Jowers said 29 students graduated last May, and the 12 honored Monday have successfully ...

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Kenia and Bri: Two Ombudsman Success Stories (Parker, Ariz.)

Inspiration in her child’s eyes Kenia ran away from home at age 18 and was pregnant less than a year later, expecting a son. School was the last thing on her mind. She knew there were many jobs that would ...

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Ombudsman 3rd Quarter Innovative Educators Announced

Glendale, Az (April 2018) As part of the Learning Today, Leading Tomorrow initiative, each quarter Ombudsman will recognize educators who take learning to the next level by engaging their students in a 21st century hands on or collaborative manner. These ...

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Persistence pays: 21 graduate from Grand Island Ombudsman program (Grand Island, Neb.)

It’s been a difficult journey for 21 students at the Grand Island Ombudsman Center, but they’ve reached their goal. Those 21 students graduated Monday afternoon at the Center, which is located near the Dollar Tree and Hibbett Sports. One of ...

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How Phoenix stopped being worst in the country for teens

Felix Moran strolled through his old west Phoenix neighborhood on a recent sweltering Saturday, stopping again and again to visit with people who wanted to talk. His quick smile and outgoing personality were a magnet. Moran’s charisma wasn’t always such ...

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Nine graduate at Ombudsman midterm graduation (Grand Island, Neb.)

“Unbelievable.” That is the one word Ricardo Erives used to describe earning a high school diploma; a moment he thought would never be possible. On Wednesday, Erives achieved his goal of earning his diploma, alongside eight other graduates during the ...

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