Appreciating the teachers does not only happen during the designated teacher events especially teachers appreciation celebration but can also be express or be done even in ordinary days through simple aspects just like what the traditional system in Parkview Montessori Magnet School especially the seventh and eight graders students. In which, before their classes will formally start for about 30 minutes their students are allowed to shared different stories and appreciation to one another especially to their teachers. This unique and inspiring educational system had already been practice for several years and it already been observe that it provides a good result for educational learning growth of its students. According to Peggy Smith who is one of the educators of this Parkview Montessori Magnet School that this time of sharing stories and showing appreciation to one another provides a venue of knowing each other better that eventually support for team building as working together towards learning progress.
For nine years, Peggy Smith become a teacher and based on her experience these aspects will strongly support its students hone towards gaining a public speaking skills that will catch up its existing events and even building a stronger community. Since, it shown in several research studies that the students internal clock are not yet awake until it was after 9am. Last week, Smith discusses about dealing on towards its personal issues with the usage of terms that is ally and ogre. Smith stated that this ogre or ally can be both internal aspects and external. As a result, there is a need to say positive aspects towards ourselves in order to give itself some graces. Smith continually worked on encouraging its students of becoming serious for developing themselves especially organizational skills and for improvement of student community resources. Smith is enjoying seeing that its students have increases on its self esteem.
This Parkview Montessori Magnet School is considered as a pre-K through its eight grades educational learning institutes. Three years that passed, this Jackson-Madison County School Board have already approve on upon the addition of this seventh and eighth grade classes to their institution. As of now, Smith continually encourages its students to actively participate the different education program activities that include the Project Citizen and We The People competitions within the year. These Project Citizen is a program that been known that challenges the students to come up improving their community. Aside of that, it would also be a good support to challenge themselves towards physical, mentally and giving out its services.