February 2015

Sage Creek Crystal Apple awarded to Lisa Hales

Brenda Burr

I have said it before and I will say it again, “Lisa Hales is simply one of the best special 
education teachers that I have ever seen!.”  Go into Lisa’s classroom and you will find the same 
high expectations as in a regular education classroom. Students are on task- which is no easy 
job- because those tasks differ or are differentiated for each student. Lisa is positive, upbeat, 
encouraging- as she holds firm. I have been in special education classrooms where the 
environment was negative where students act like they have given up on learning-students are 

Marionette Shows!


The students at Sage Creek Elementary have had a great time the past week performing marionette shows during their library rotation time.