Mandy Manning was selected as the 2018 Washington State Teacher of the Year and the National Teacher of the Year. She’s an incredible educator who specializes in English language learners for refugee and immigrant students at Joel Ferris High School in Spokane, Washington. She strives to ensure her students feel welcome, wanted and loved, and works to instill in them the belief that they are worthy of every success and the happiness they dream. In this episode, Manning talks about creating student success through relationships and connections. Later, Desi joins Jack and Brielle to unpack Manning's experience with helping students discover their why.
Enterprise MiddleSchool received the 2018 ASCD Whole Child Award in Washington, for its award winning culture and the 2018 Global "Class Act Award" for Kindness. By creating a culture of kindness, service, and empathy we've taken student leadership to an epic level. We invite you to join in this student-led journey where we explore Character, Excellence, and Community with some of the best leadership minds. We'll be sharing interviews with authors, educators, experts, and even other leadership students around the country. Whether you're an educator, student, parent or just passionate about culture and leadership, we invite you into this unique platform focused on raising education to incredible heights.