Leading with Student Voice and Agency
All CAST Schools, lead with student voice and agency. Students’ interests and questions help shape our broad goals and objectives. Our network-wide student advisory gives students a voice over the whole system. Plus, Coursework is guided by student purpose. Here, students share their own stories and perspectives.
Performed by the Advanced Learning Academy and CAST Tech Production Company. March 23rd, 2021 Diego Villegas, CAST Schools Communications and Marketing Intern “Taking risks is hard to do, but taking risks builds courage, too.“ Luna follows the journey of a young girl by the name of Soledad, the daughter of migrant farmworkers. Soledad struggles to
Lessons from Tafolla Toro By Sarah R. Guerrero This past week I had the honor and privilege of talking to Lorenzo Gomez III. Lorenzo Gomez is a San Antonio native, public speaker, and published author. He is definitely a trailblazer through his advocacy for mental health and sharing your story. Telling Your Story One
My name is Julen Blas Navarrete, a senior at the Advanced Learning Academy. Also known as ALA. I first heard about the Advanced Learning Academy in the fall of 2015. I previously attended Austin academy which is now the pre-k through 3rd grade Euclid campus. I was intrigued by the prospect of attending ALA because
CAST Tech is being led by principal Dr. Melissa Alcala, a chat on how she is doing with the pandemic affecting CAST Tech High School. From her favorite color to her favorite foods, let’s get to know our fearless leader. I am Jonathan Rodriguez, Communications and Marketing Intern for CAST Tech, and a senior in
Showcase Your Learning Space at Home Students Across San Antonio have kicked off the school year learning virtually. Our CAST Marketing Communications Interns challenged their peers to showcase their learning space. Add yours today!
This is my conversation with Fernando on what is happening with CAST Tech and the San Antonio Esports scene, what CAST Tech Gaming is, how it started, how you can support and join. Fernando and I are both CAST Tech seniors in the UX pathway. Jonathan: What brought you to CAST Tech? Fernando: “I actually