Alvin Independent School District: Targeting Alvin Graduates With “Ready, Set, Teach”

Alvin Independent School District

To obtain the best teachers around, the Alvin ISD Human Resources (HR) team is starting early. For the first time, the HR team is recruiting their youngest class to date; high school students.

“We strive for excellence in Alvin ISD and are confident that our graduates are the best of the best, and will be extremely successful in their chosen careers,” said Kim Alvarez, Alvin ISD director of HR. “That’s why we want them here.”

Turner College and Career High School CCHS Sees Increase of Students Receiving Dual Degrees, College Hours

Pearland Independent School District

Graduation is around the corner for the class of 2017 from Turner College and Career High School in Pearland.  90 seniors have already walked across the stage to receive their associate degree from Alvin Community College.

In addition to the 90 students receiving an associate degree, another 38 seniors were recognized for having 30-plus college credit hours. These students were recognized in front of their family and peers at the annual Collegiate Honors Ceremony.

University of Houston Clear Lake Texas News Briefs

UHCL Friday Morning classes continue July 7-21

University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Friday Morning Continuing Education’s summer mini-session will explore a “revolutionary” theme July 7-21 at the Bayou Building Patio Café, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston.

Topics include the American Revolution, the French Revolution, and intellectual revolutions in literature. Other topics are genealogy, Paris trip planning, Mexican art and digital augmented reality.

Lakewood Yacht Club, Seabrook Texas, to Host 8th Annual J/Fest Southwest Regatta

Lakewood Yacht Club to Host 8th Annual
J/Fest Southwest Regatta

Seabrook, TX:  Lakewood Yacht Club (LYC) and J/Boats Southwest are pleased to host the 8th Annual J/Fest Southwest Regatta October 21-22, 2017.
"This 8th annual J/Fest Southwest Regatta coincides with J/Boats' 40th Anniversary," says J/Boats Southwest Owner Scott Spurlin. "We are delighted to celebrate this occasion, making this year's J/Fest a memorable event.”

Lakewood Yacht Club Seabrook Texas Reschedules Heald Bank Race July 2017

Lakewood Yacht Club Reschedules Heald Bank Race

Seabrook, TX:  Lakewood Yacht Club (LYC) and the Bay Access Foundation are excited to announce that the 2017 Heald Bank Race originally schedule to take place in late April will be raced July 29-30, 2017. 

"The original race was postponed due to inclement weather," says Heald Bank Regatta Chair Bob Hunkins. "We are happy to have found an open weekend in July to host the event."

South Shore Harbour Resort and Conference Center Sip, Savor and Sail Package

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Boarding begins at 7pm and boat sails at 7:30pm promptly! 

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How to Stimulate Even the Youngest Infant by Montessori Kids Universe

Many of us have heard the term infant stimulation but don’t know what it is or why it is important. 

Infant stimulation is using specific activities to arouse babies’ senses of sight, smell, touch, taste, and sound. This helps in improving their attention span, curiosity, and memory which enables them to reach developmental milestones faster. 

Recent research on children’s brain development has shown that infants’ environments have a dramatic effect on their growth. This impacts how well they think and learn as both children and adults.