Working Toward Unity in Response to Diversity

Over the past few years, I have had the privilege of serving and educating students in Indianapolis who recently arrived in the country as immigrants and refugees. These students have joined together to create a diverse student body with the hopes of learning English...

Students Take to the Outside to Learn Key Life Lessons

“It is nice to be important, but it’s more important to be nice.” Students took this quote by American businessman John Templeton to heart during the recent Indy Do Day events at Eleanor Skillen School 34. Each grade level had a section around the building and school...

Making the Right Play, Words of Advice for High School Students

When comedian and actor Mike Epps was growing up in Indianapolis, he sometimes didn’t make good decisions. The Arsenal Technical High School graduate, who received his honorary diploma in 2016 at the age of 45, spoke candidly about the consequences of making the wrong...