In this series, we sit down with our teachers and ask them about their
experiences teaching at BASIS Independent Fremont, what motivates them, and some other fun questions. Today we talk with Ms. Lizy John, one of our Kindergarten Teaching Fellows.
What do you enjoy the most about teaching at BASIS Independent Fremont?
What I enjoy the most is the flexibility and the freedom to design the curriculum. I believe in creating curriculum that is appropriate to the student’s level. They learn the best when they are challenged the right way. So I tailor the material to excite and challenge the students. I enjoy motivating the children with games and drills.
What do you hope students take away from your classes?
It doesn't come as a surprise that families considering BASIS Independent Fremont are eager for opportunities to get "inside" and see what it will be like. As a new school, we know how valuable it is for families to touch and feel the experience of going to a BASIS Independent School.
Luckily, I was able to take a tour of our sister school BASIS Independent Brooklyn and am happy to offer you a first-hand account of my experience.
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Inspired by the blissful feeling of uncovering connections, our blog Eureka! Fremont is about sharing moments that capture the essence of what it is to be a BASIS Independent student, teacher, administrator, or family.