Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Eagle Ridge Teachers Saluted.(West Side Journal)

Byline: Journal Staff Reports

Community Briefs

Four teachers at Eagle Ridge Middle School have been named one of four "Teams that Make a Difference" in a national competition sponsored by Prentice Hall and the National Middle School Association.

On the "Geckos" teaching team are John Witiuk, Jan Brady, Jim Pacini and Joan Quirici. These humanities, math and science teachers work together with a specific group of students to provide a unified instructional program. The team also includes a teacher for students with special needs.

The team teaching approach includes special needs students, who participate in the same classroom curriculum and activities as other children. …

Log in to your account to read this article – and millions more.