The Brinker Beat

The hip happenings at Brinker! Feb 1-5

#brinkerlearns

Back To the Basics

Common Sense Media-is a great website for checking out the content of movies to lessons on digital citizenship. It's a great resource for parents as well! Check out this link for a list of educational apps for kids.


https://www.commonsensemedia.org/lists/50-apps-all-kids-should-play-at-least-once

The Teacher's Corner

A great visual for the "things to say" when promoting Growth Mindset.

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Staff Spotlight

Tracie Bailey-3rd Grade Teacher

Number of years in education? 2


Number of years at Brinker? 2


Tell us 3 facts about you NOT related to teaching

1. Family is super important to me! I love spending time with my husband and 18 month old daughter, Rilynn.

2. I enjoy watching and attending sporting events such as the Dallas Cowboys, Texas Rangers, Dallas Mavericks, and Texas Tech Football.

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Sloan Thompson-Third Grade

Number of years in education? 10


Number of years at Brinker? 10


Tell us 3 facts about you NOT related to teaching:

1.) I LOVE themes, dressing up and I have a costume closet that could rival Party City!

2.) Working out is my passion!! I try new classes almost every week.

3.) I live in Lake Highlands 3 streets from where I was born and raised. (2 minutes from my parents!)

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TEACHER HUMOR-for Ts eyes only

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