Education Spotlight: May 2, 2019 – Edith Bowen School

On May 2, 2019 5th and 6th grade students from Edith Bowen School presented to The Board today about their school’s field experience program.

Nathan Justis, school director and Eric Newell, director of experiential learning and technology let the students take charge and lead the presentation to Board Members.

Presenters are all ‘Leader in Me School Ambassadors,’ and included:

• Katherine Trowbridge
• Lynnie Jenson
• Avery Gonzales
• Mae DeBerard
• Jane Lazenby
• Olivia Hernandez

To learn more about the school’s field experience program, places they’ve listed and additional opportunities, visit:

The school’s vision, which speaks to what they talked about today: “We value children and respect their curiosity and potential. We commit to providing a learning environment that allows and encourages children to explore connections between their learning and the world around them.”