Distinguished Athlos Educators

Athlos Academies Recognizes 2018 Distinguished Athlos Educators

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Athlos Academies has recognized three Distinguished Athlos Educators from partner schools nationwide. The Distinguished Athlos Educators award is given annually to three individuals who exemplify quality performance in the Athlos program.
Athlos Book Club

Athlos Book Club: Book Recommendations for Educators from the Athlos Team

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As part of our culture at Athlos Academies, employees participate…
2017 Distinguished Athlos Educator

Athlos Academies Recognizes 2017 Distinguished Athlos Educators

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The Distinguished Athlos Educator award is given annually to…

Flexible Classroom Seating Encourages Student Engagement

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Abby McKimm’s fourth-grade-students were fidgety. During classroom instruction time, McKimm often noticed her students shifting in their seats, becoming antsy, and losing their focus and concentration. “I noticed students standing at their desks and frequently asking if they were allowed to work on the floor,” McKimm said.

Ramona Endres, Educator at Athlos Leadership Academy, Awarded 2016 Distinguished Educator in Prepared Mind

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In June, three educators from Athlos schools throughout the United States were chosen as recipients of the Athlos Distinguished Educator Award. Each of the three were chosen based on their excellence in exemplifying one of the Athlos Pillars of Performance: Prepared Mind, Healthy Body, and Performance Character.

Coach Krista McCormick Honored as 2016 Athlos Distinguished Educator in Performance Character

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In June, three educators from Athlos schools throughout the United States were chosen as recipients of the Athlos Distinguished Educator Award. Each of the three were chosen based on their excellence in exemplifying one of the Athlos Pillars of Performance: Prepared Mind, Healthy Body, and Performance Character.

Educators of Excellence: Coaching Duo Raise the Bar

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If you could find two coaches who eat, breathe, and sleep the Athlos Healthy Body pillar, it would be Austin and Christina Ledesma. Both athletic performance coaches at International Leadership Texas (ILT) campus in Keller, this married duo embodies all that Athlos represents.

Educator of Excellence: Yolanda Cantu

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Visit Athlos Leadership Academy in Brownsville, TX on any day, at any time, and you’re sure to see her. Whether she’s welcoming students in the morning, cheering on athletes after school, supporting the chess team in regional competitions, or interacting with students and teachers in the classroom, Yolanda Cantu is always present.
The importance of teachers

The Importance of Teachers

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With the close of the school year now within sight, it is appropriate to honor the energy that fuels the proverbial educational ship; teachers. On the front lines of learning, teachers provide the spark, flame, and wildfire influencing our next generation.