Alexis Nelson brings STEM and ELA together
Hollywood film screenings, iPads, and robotics may not be the traditional things one thinks of when picturing an English class, but one teacher in Webster Parish said these just might be the key to unlocking student learning.
“I like to do different things to get the students engaged and interested,” said Alexis Nelson, who taught seventh and eighth grade English at Doyline High School this year. “I’m not the traditional worksheet, desk, and lecture type teacher. We have a different generation of students, and we have to cater to those needs.”
Nelson, who recently received a