S.W.A.G. is an acronym that is the essential the foundation of my classrooms vision.
The "S" represents success: No matter what reputation each of my students hold they are still destined for Success. It is my objective to help them understand what success means and looks like for each of them.
The "W" represents Willpower: Each of my students have exactly what it takes to succeed both inside and outside the classroom. Once students understand the power they have in the their educational trajectory then they can effectively work towards reaching their full potential.
The "A" represents Attitude: Attitude ties hand in hand with respect. Your attitude is not only a reflection of self but also of your family, your past schools/teachers, and your community. Attitude is strengthened and solidified with a thorough understanding of one's history which in hindsight also enhance community and cultural pride.
The "G" represents Goals: In order for any individual to make significant progress in any facet of their lives one must set S.M.A.R.T. goals. These goals are Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Realistic, and Time Relative. Students are encouraged to develop and evaluate smart goals to support both their personal and academic growth and to become active agents in their educational trajectory.
Life Skills (1st and 7th hour):
Math 7th C.A.S. Collaborative (3rd hour):
Math Intervention (Math 180) (2nd and 6th hour): .