Recently, students at the HEART school were able to interact with students and staff at the Truman Moon Primary School in Middletown, NY as part of a learning partnership program. The video below shows that experience:
Repurposed from Minisink Valley Central School District’s website:
“Mrs. Villa’s 6th Grade ELA class recently used the computer lab to conduct research on the country of Haiti. The class has used library sources and the Culture Grams website to create graphic organizer outlines which will be utilized to generate power point presentations. Eventually, the power points will be shared with our learning partnership school in Haiti….” (read original article).
“Middletown school board Vice President Andrew Warren and his daughter, Corinne Warren, a 2011 Middletown graduate, recently spent a week in Haiti, helping with a new school.
Shad St. Louis, a former Middletown High School guidance counselor, is the director of operations at the Ecole Mixte des Aigles, and Carina Blon, also a 2011 grad, is in charge of recruiting students for the school.