• Record Book Requirements - Year 1

    Last year I developed record book requirements for all of my freshman.  My SAE program needed more structure, so I created the attached document.  I grade the 1st and 2nd quarter very in-depth so students have a feel ...
    Braden Groth
    created by Braden Groth
  • Escuela Superior de Valdivia

    On Friday (July 8th) I was fortunate enough to spend the morning with Monica, an English teacher at Escuela Superior de Valdivia.  She has been teaching English at the school for ten years.  The school is grades third...
    Braden Groth
    created by Braden Groth
  • Congullio National Forest

    6-5:  Today I visited Nacional Parque de Conguillio.  It is the largest region with the Araucaria tree (Monkey Puzzle Tree).  This tree used to be very abundant in the central/southern region of Chile.  However, decad...
    Braden Groth
    created by Braden Groth
  • Parque Nacional La Campana

    6-30: Today I took a 100km drive NW of Santiago to La Campana National Park.  The park is 32 square miles and is home to the last native Chilean Palm forest.  These palms, at one time, occupied a large portion of this...
    Braden Groth
    created by Braden Groth
  • A Wise Owl in Chile

    At the end of the school year I was fortunate enough to receive a grant from the Ford Family Foundation through Fund for Teachers.  This grant will allow me to take what I learn in Chile, back to  my school and commun...
    Braden Groth
    created by Braden Groth