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A love of learning: Mobley finds her place in classroom

Coppell High School senior Grace Mobley reads with kindergartners at Mockingbird Elementary on Tuesday. Mobley is part of the Ready, Set, Teach! program at CHS which allows students to go to elementary schools and teach children.

Anika Arutla, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018

Grace Mobley, a senior at Coppell High School, finds herself surrounded by children in a classroom five years from now.     “I always knew I was going to be a teacher because I didn’t think anything else was right for me,” Mobley said. “I always love to be with kids and I [am] ba...

Beal finds fulfillment through SPED program

Coppell High School student Nathaniel Umlas  learns Intensive Teacher training (ITT) cards with special needs teacher, Ed Beal, in the new education room D101. Beal moved his special needs classroom from C hall to D hall this school year for a more spacious and accessible learning room for students.

Christine Zacuai, Staff Writer

January 31, 2018

When facing new changes, some may find it difficult to adapt and carry on their regular routines. However, Special Education (SPED) teacher, Eddie Beal, has responded with flexibility and a positive outlook towards the recent special needs classroom relocation this school year.     With relo...

Arndt’s passion for art integrates into teaching career

Arndt’s passion for art integrates into teaching career

Lili Lomas, Staff Writer

January 26, 2016

Babe’s Chicken Dinner House in Frisco is home to not only famous, family style country food but also artwork by Coppell High School’s Special Education teacher Deb Arndt.   Arndt was always recognized as a girl for her talent in painting. In high school, she showcased her paintings in...

Modern teaching methods not working for all students

September 9, 2013

By Gabby Sahm Staff Writer There are many arguments on whether or not traditional or modern teaching is better. A lot of people like the hands on approach that traditional teaching offers, while others think that modern teaching should be introduced to our children. Either way, schools are star...