This week’s Why I Teach Wednesday features Mr. Saia Pope. Saia has been a Special Education teacher for 32 years. He started in Granite School District (10 years at Cottonwood High, 5 years at Cyprus High, and 1 year at Granite High– all in the Behavior Unit of each school). Then, one day, Saia received […]
Ms. Jan Jardine oversees Internships & Work-Based Learning. Today’s quote is one of her favorites: Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time. -Thomas Edison
In honor of Indigenous Day, today we share a quote from Hin-mah-too-yah-lat-kekt (Hinmatóowyalahtq̓it), also known as Chief Joseph Nez Perce. “It does not require many words to speak the truth.” Chief Joseph, Young Joseph, or Joseph the Younger lived from 1840-1904 and was a leader of the Wal-lam-wat-kain (Wallowa) band of Nez Perce, a Native […]
This week’s quote comes from another English teacher, Mr. Joseph Wiederhold: Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” -Martin Luther King, Jr.
There was no Why I Teach Wednesday this week, so that we could instead feature Mrs. Hilary Daniel on her last day at Provo High. I guess that makes it both Feature Friday and Farewell Friday! Hilary and her family are headed to the East Coast where they no doubt will make a significant impact on […]
KSL did a lovely feature on our PHS volleyball players, highlighting the resourcefulness they employed during their Senior Night. Please follow the link to read the full article, and please note that Brooklyn’s last name is actually Biorge :) (KSL has been advised of the error). https://www.ksl.com/article/50023334/better-than-chick-fil-a-how-provo-volleyball-made-lemonade-out-of-pandemics-lemons We are proud of our volleyball “sisters” and […]