Mold Remediation Doesn’t Stop Learning at Seven Gen

Seven Generations Charter School principal shares school's creative approach for dealing with mold shut-down.

Special to Emmaus Patch and Lower Macungie Patch by Susan Pfeil, CEO/Academic Director at Seven Generations Charter School

The school community is used to working hard to meet challenges and to solving problems in a creative way. That’s what happened during two weeks in late December when the school was faced with a . We closed for three days while additional testing was conducted, but results indicated the need for . To ensure that our academic program would continue uninterrupted, teachers, staff, and Board of Trustees members reached out to some of our community partners and devised a special Seven Generations “Field Trip Week.”

Thanks to great teamwork and fantastic hosts, including Da Vinci Science Center, Lehigh Valley Zoo, , Allentown Public Library, Civic Theatre of Allentown, Cedar Crest College and Rodale Aquatic Center, the challenge presented by mold led to four days of amazing learning opportunities for students and staff. Teachers and parents compiled a collection of photographs to share the fun.

Jeffrey Cohn January 13, 2012 at 10:57 PM
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Willet Thomas January 13, 2012 at 11:15 PM
What a great way to make lemonade out of a lemon situation. Somebody's thinking that's for sure. Well done.
Pana Columbus January 16, 2012 at 02:10 AM
Thank you, Seven Gen! Such a lesson you modeled for our kids! That when challenges arise, we can meet them with creativity and a positive attitude. Thank you also to Seven Gen's amazing community partners for making the week such a joyous adventure!
Karma strydesky January 17, 2012 at 03:12 AM
Thank you to everyone who helped make the week a great one...! We are extremely fortunate to have such an amazing school filled with many wonderful people...
Lisa Wilson September 20, 2012 at 10:25 AM
Really wonderful way.....loves it.Good approach by the school principal and their staff.Keep it up. Mold Removal ny- http://www.floodedbasementny.info/
Alex Jones September 24, 2012 at 09:08 AM
Wonderful initiative taken against the mold and mildew as it is very dangerous for health and many of the people don't know about it. Syosset Emergency Cleanup-http://www.emergencycleaningservicelongisland.com
Alex Jones September 24, 2012 at 09:10 AM
Wonderful initiative taken against the mold and mildew as it is very dangerous for health and many of the people don't know about it. Syosset Emergency Cleanup- http://www.emergencycleaningservicelongisland.com
Steve Stenford September 26, 2012 at 09:42 AM
Such a appreciable work done by the principal and staff of the school.Really wonderful job for the benefit of the mankind.Great work,keep it up. Electronics Restoration - www.emergencycleaningserviceorlando.com


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