‘Education’ Stories

Striv Summer Workshop Recap

Last week, we wrapped up our Striv Summer Workshops in Henderson, Nebraska, hosting over 16 Striv Schools from around the state.  We had teachers, faculty members and students in the house to learn and grow in media education. Our workshops…

By Taylor Siebert
April 5, 2017

A Striv Story | SANDY CREEK HIGH SCHOOL [VIDEO]

Sandy Creek High School located in Fairfield, Nebraska is a Class C-2 school which offers students a wide variety of unique learning opportunities. We interviewed Jeremy Borer, Technology Director and Crystal Hassenstab, Art Teacher about how they are sharing their…

By Taylor Siebert
February 27, 2017

Heitmann Hears Calling

It was a typical day for Thayer Central High School senior, Russell Heitmann. Fall sports were in full swing and he had just returned from competing at a cross country meet. As he returned to the school to grab his…

By Taylor Siebert
February 15, 2017

Introducing Class Intercom!

We’re excited to introduce to #strivschools a new company we’ve partnered with called Class Intercom. Social Media has been such a big part of sharing your stories since we’ve started and now we have the perfect tool to provide to…

By Taylor Siebert
February 3, 2017

A Striv story…Milford High School [VIDEO]

Milford Public Schools, High Principal, Brandon Mowinkel shares how Striv has had impact on their school, students and community. Thanks to the Milford Eagles for letting us share your story! Learn more about how to be a Striv School here.

By Taylor Siebert
February 1, 2017

Developing Digital Leaders by #ICANHELP [EVENT]

We’re excited to help promote a great event for educators, admin, and school counselors by #ICANHELP coming up on Saturday, February 11 in Lincoln at The BAY for educators in Nebraska. Below is all of the information about the event and…

By Jessica Siebert
January 18, 2017

Risk Takers Can Expect Real Reward

They may not have known what exactly they were getting into this year when four seniors (Madison Mills, Whitney Koehn, John Willey and Shailee Hayek) and a sophomore (Kate Zakaras) at Elmwood-Murdock High School enrolled themselves into a brand new…

By Jessica Siebert
December 13, 2016

Taking Ownership: Mitchell’s Secret to Success

Featuring Mitchell High School Teacher, Tanner Long When Mitchell’s Business Teacher, Tanner Long, got the inkling to give his students new opportunities by bringing live streaming and production to the school, he fueled a fire that was ready to burn….

By Taylor Siebert
August 19, 2016

Striv Drive: Mitchell, Bayard & Potter-Dix

The Striv Drive found itself in western, Nebraska again last week. Taylor had the opportunity to meet three tremendous schools on their home turf in Potter-Dix, Mitchell and Bayard and could not pass it up. After a really great workshop…

By Taylor Siebert
June 20, 2016

Striv Your Story: Brandon Mowinkel

Our ‘Striv Your Story’ series highlights another fantastic Nebraska high school with the Milford Eagles. We sat down and talked with Senior High Principal, Brandon Mowinkel about how the Eagles are soaring to new heights in sharing their story. With…