The Odyssey backgroundName: Mr. Benjamin PittsSubjects / Classes Taught: English 1-2/English 1-2 HonorsDegree(s): Secondary Education/EnglishEmail:firstname.lastname@example.org
· Every student has the potential to achieve their personal goals, but should be challenged to reach even higher.
· Education creates free-thinking members of a democracy who possess the courage to make their voice heard.
· Students must be prepared for higher education, participation in society, and instilled with the value of life-long learning.
· The English curriculum allows each student to have a voice through academic and creative writing— all the while challenging their prospective through analysis of literature.
“Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel”- Socrates