‘Education’ Stories

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…

By Jessica Siebert
April 18, 2016

A Bond No Distance Could Break

Featuring Omaha Central sophomore, Alec Rome The bond between a father and a son can be a special thing. This bond comes in all different forms and for Alec Rome, Omaha Central sophomore, it comes in a 4000 mile away…

By Jessica Siebert
April 6, 2016

Striv Drive: Sioux County Schools

Follow us to the panhandle as we team up with the Warriors Striv is excited to welcome Sioux County Schools as its newest addition! Sioux County is a very unique addition to Striv. If you aren’t sure where it is…

By Jessica Siebert
April 5, 2016

Taking Big Risk Turns Into Great Rewards

Featuring Schuyler’s Media Teacher, Shanda Hall and her middle school students Teaching lessons in the classroom and teaching lessons of life. Schuyler’s media teacher, Shanda Hall does just that. She is intentional about her teaching approach and has been for…

By Jessica Siebert
March 14, 2016

How His Vision Turned Into HuskerVision

Featuring Meridian Alumni, Guadalupe Dimas Drive. You just have to listen to Meridian Alum, Guadalupe Dimas, for a few minutes to understand that this word, drive, describes him better than most words can. Even as a freshman in high school,…

By Jessica Siebert
January 8, 2016

If You Expect it, Excellence Will Come

As you navigate your way to the Gothenburg Public Schools’ website, one thing will stick out to you right away; it’s the motto of, ‘Excellence is an Expectation’. As we spotlight Gothenburg in our first feature story of 2016 on…

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By Taylor Siebert
July 3, 2014

How Two Teachers Partnered Together to Create a Cross-Curricular Learning Experience for Students

When it was decided last year that Palmer Public Schools was going to implement the Striv program into their curriculum it meant that not just one teacher could take on the responsibility. Both Nathan Glause, the Business/Media teacher, and Jaime…