Women in Education

Featuring women leading in education.
The Dream Team at Granite Mountain School

The Dream Team at Granite Mountain School

Empowering 6th Grade Students in Math and Science By Tara Fort Role models come in the form of relatives, community advocates, and sports celebrities, but the Prescott Unified School District (PUSD) is lucky enough to have their own special group of role models at...

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A Community of Volunteers Led by Debbie Prieto

A Community of Volunteers Led by Debbie Prieto

Enhancing, Enriching and Expanding the Opportunities at PUSD By Tara Fort With roughly 800 volunteers who have logged over 17,000 hours during the 2017-2018 school year at Prescott Unified School District (PUSD), it’s clear to see that it takes a special person with...

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Summertime and the Teachin’ is Easy:

Summertime and the Teachin’ is Easy:

For Prescott Unified School District (PUSD) Instructional Coach Lisa Hosking and Granite Mountain Math and Science Teacher Emma Gifford, the school year doesn’t just end in May. Both Hosking and Gifford are part of the summer program made possible through the Frontier Rotary/21st Century Community Learning Center Grant Program, offering summer school for K-6 grades in the district.  This year, in addition to academics, the grant has allowed the schools to add activities such as dance, sewing, teambuilding, coding and math games, plus two classes dedicated to helping students who are struggling to learn to read led by PUSD reading specialists Karen Benson and Melissa Scott.

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