Louisiana State Superintendent of Education Dr. Cade Brumley surprised Phillis Wheatley Community School faculty, staff, and students with a new statewide award that recognizes educational excellence. Louisiana Models of Excellence honors schools that serve as a state model in meeting one of the Louisiana Department of Education’s Believe to Achieve priorities.
Yes, we have shared curriculum but I have room to bring the curriculum to life in ways that are important to me.
Damon ReynoldsTeacher at Ashe
I have access to leaders who know what they want to see in the classrooms and know how to coach teachers to succeed when changes are needed.
Ida AdugnaMiddle School Assistant Principal at Wheatley
I have been at FirstLine from the beginning, the work we do here is what makes me stay. I utilize my historical context to help. I have grown with the organization but there is still a foundation of why we do this work that should never change.