Bridgedale Elementary Teachers Discuss School's Progress

The Times-Picayune (LA)
All hands are in the air in Michelle Brady's fifth grade reading classroom. Bridgedale Elementary in Metairie, where Brady teaches, was recently one of two schools in Louisiana to be named as a National Title I Distinguished School, and Brady, whose class focuses on reading comprehension, was one of the reasons for the honor. Brady and her fellow teachers, along with Bridgedale principal Ben Moscona say they have worked to create classroom environments that are more focused on individual subjects and more individualized.

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