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3 Dec

Fun Announcements – Thursday Tip

It’s important to make the announcements fun for the students to hear to get them excited about the upcoming appreciation day activities. Encourage the students making the announcements to practice together before reading them over the intercom. Here is a quick video explaining why it is important.  
30 Nov

Clinton Middle School celebrates Superintendent Foster

Clinton Middle School is a great example of how this program really can work in the middle school setting. Below is their summary of Superintendent Appreciation Day. What a great day! Read this and get LOST in the celebration Indiana Jones-style: What would CMS be without the amazing Larry...
18 Nov

Station Camp Elementary Celebrates Custodians

Here at Utrust we strongly advocate the motto “Everyone does a little so no one does a lot”.  This results in appreciation celebrations that have more student and staff involvement and ultimately creates an attitude of gratitude within the school. Station Camp Elementary took this concept to heart when...
1 Oct

New Packet Format Thursday Tip

Welcome back to Thursday Tips! This week is all about following the motto Everyone Does a Little so No One Does a Alot. Here’s what you do: 1. Break your A-Team into 3 groups: Action Team, Creative Team and Paparazzi Team 2. Work with the principal to recruit an adult staff member...
29 Sep

Lake City Elementary Video Honors Bus Drivers

Lake City Elementary School in Anderson County did a fantastic job of celebrating their bus drivers with a Flintstone Theme.  They went all out making their bus drivers feel special on their day. From singing the Utrust provided song to the tune of “Meet the Flintstones” to making Flintstone...
16 Sep

16th Annual Member Appreciation Dinner

The Utrust Member Appreciation Dinner will be held at the Listening Café in downtown Nashville on Saturday, November 14. Superintendents, school board members and spouses of Utrust member boards are invited to attend as guests of Utrust. Central office staff members who work with unemployment compensation or the Employee...