The Power of Positivity

Mar 13, 2017

Janice Smith

There are certainly some times of the school year that are harder than others.  October, February, that stretch right before Spring Break… I’m sure some of you reading this can relate.  And it was those times that I found myself disciplining more often, and smiling less often.  While sometimes it can be a tough time of […]

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Celebrating Parents

Dec 13, 2016

Janice Smith

It’s almost the holiday break, and many of the schools we’ve visited over the past 3 1/2 years have had some sort of holiday performance or celebration with students and families.  And while these are often celebrations of our students (as they should be), this week we want to highlight the opportunities you have here […]

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We're On The Same Team

Nov 14, 2016

Janice Smith

The summer between my first and second year of teaching I decided to adopt a puppy.  I spent all summer training him, and the following fall taking him to Beginner and Intermediate puppy training classes once a week.  And I’ll never forget the first time someone commented on his poor behavior to me.  I immediately […]

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I Care About You

Nov 30, 2015

Janice Smith

While we’ve shared lots of YES Prep clips over the past six months, we’re SO excited to announce that all of their clips from our Spring visit are now live in the Mission 100% video library! One of the best parts of all this new footage is the large amount we captured from high schools. […]

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The Art of a Parent Phone Call

Mar 15, 2015

Janice Smith

In the past several weeks we’ve found ourselves in several big-picture conversations about what in the education system will truly change outcomes for kids.  All kids.  A fair question for a company who’s attempting to find the best ways to help schools and networks of schools replicate the results they’re getting through the use of video. […]

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