Tuesday, September 19, 2017

S1E1: "You Made Me A Better Teacher"

On this, the very first episode of We Are EG, Elk Grove High School English teacher Rita Thompson tells the story of a student who changed her life. In teaching this student how to read, she also learned a little bit about herself.

We Are EG is a podcast series that tells the stories of the people who make up our community and reveals all the ways in which we are all connected.

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Let us know what you think in the comments below.

Monday, September 4, 2017

We Want Your Stories!

Do you have a story to tell about Elk Grove High School?  We are looking for compelling stories from students, staff and community members that help highlight the uniqueness of Elk Grove High School.

Your story can be serious or funny. It doesn't have to be about Elk Grove High School, but it must be something connected to the school. It can be a story about homecoming, about a job or a lesson learned.

It can be about heartbreak. Or triumph.

It could be a story about how you met the love of your life. It can be a story about your greatest accomplishment. Or fear.

It can be a story about overcoming an obstacle. Or a story about a place to which you traveled.

It can be about a simple moment in your life when you learned something important.

Everybody has a story. What is your story?

Click on the link below to submit a story idea. We would love to hear from you.