Tagged: education

‘Little sprouts everywhere’

By Lyndsie Kiebert
Reader Staff

Cynthia Mason has been teaching in Sandpoint for more than two decades, and teaching in general since the ‘70s. After this coming school year, she’ll …

Alternative: Part 4

By Lyndsie Kiebert
Reader Staff

Colby Wilson is a 20-year-old mother to 7-month-old Luca, and as of last Thursday, she is also a high school graduate.

Wilson’s path has been …

Alternative: Part 3

By Lyndsie Kiebert
Reader Staff

Ninety kids. Ninety stories.

Geoff Penrose, principal of Lake Pend Oreille Alternative High School, takes that philosophy to heart, and it’s something proven in just …

‘No child is an island’

By Lyndsie Kiebert
Reader Staff Writer

When Forrest Bird Charter School foreign language teacher Eric Fulgenzi realized his students were struggling, he felt his teaching was doing them an injustice.…