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Gables’ Stellar Science Department

Some of the many science teachers that make up the Science Department.

Kelsy Pacheco, Staff Writer

November 30, 2015

  Being a science teacher can be a pretty cool job, getting the chance to dissect things and set things on fire every now and then. But there's more to all the cool labs that happen during the day. Below is in inside look behind some of the teachers that make the science department what it is...

Gables Alumnus: Mr. Blackmon

Mr. Blackmon giving one of his famous lectures.

Jake Paz, Staff Writer

September 27, 2014

Once students graduate, some of them cannot imagine ever coming back to Gables, let alone becoming a teacher at the school. When Mr. Blackmon left Gables in 1969, he couldn't wait to come back in the future to teach. Mr. Blackmon had always wanted to be a teacher, and he loved every minute as a student...

Traveling the World One Step at a Time

Ms. Smith walking the streets of ancient Ephesus.

Camilo Bacca, Staff Writer

February 17, 2014

If you have admired the sassiness of the SWA sisters, or have ever attended a black history show, then you have Ms. Smith to thank for. This Miami native attended the University of Miami with a full scholarship and graduated with a BA in history and secondary education. She is now on her ninth year ...

A Teacher’s Love for her Job and Family

A Teacher's Love for her Job and Family

Albany Muria, Staff Writer

February 15, 2014

Managing students and a new family can work up a teacher's schedule. Mrs.Lopez-Ponce is currently an Inquiry Skills and English teacher for 9th grade students. As a teacher that loves her job and a mother of a 2-year old little girl, Mrs. Lopez-Ponce is still trying to find the best balance between work...

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