Good Choices Wins from John Glenn High School

Good Choices Wins from John Glenn High School

We thought everyone would love to hear the wins of High School Teacher, Saxty Soto—also leader of the Happy House Norwalk Chapter—from running the Good Choices program as part of her summer school curriculum. As my Summer School Year comes to an end, I would like to take this time and tell you some of my many wins from the Good Choices program that I delivered during the summer. 1. I had a new student and as I was observing him, I noticed that he had bad breath and long hair that he hardly washed or brushed. After showing the Way to Happiness video, the next day he came in […]

Happy House President Helps Parents Get Competent in English as a Second Language

Happy House President Helps Parents Get Competent in English as a Second Language

Happy House’s President, Carol Loweree, wears a lot of hats. One of them is teaching ESL—English as a Second Language—classes for adults at local schools. Above is an image of Carol with the whole ESL Class plus the Director sitting next to her at East Valley High School. They also had a little member who has learned his Alphabet and it’s sounds by coming with his Grandmother! The parents have made major progress in learning to communicate in English, It has given them confidence they’ve not had before. Many students told Carol that they have actually gone out to various appointments and have NOT asked for a translator but were […]