January 23, 2020

I have been checking the weather forecast this morning, and it looks like we will see dropping temperatures all day, along with snow.  This will mean some bad driving conditions tonight.  

So we will not have Guided by Kids class tonight and instead will meet...

January 22, 2020

We should finish all of the personal speeches honoring a person who has been an inspiration.

Each student was also to bring an idea to propose for an informative or persuasive speech.

Finally, each student should come with an idea for a debate topic to propose for a vote...

January 15, 2020

We had three fine speeches last week in class, and we will continue with students first time speaking in front of a class, letting us know about a person in their lives who has inspired them.

Hope to build on initial success to keep learning and growing as communicators...

January 6, 2020

When Guided by Kids meets this Thursday at the Kroc Center, we will begin work on how to listen and give positive, helpful feedback to speakers as they begin giving their first spoken presentations, telling about a person who inspires them to be better people.  Be read...

December 2, 2019

We will have our first class meeting this Thursday at the Kroc Center, welcoming 13 new and 4 returning Guided by Kids students.

As part of our first class meeting, we are asking if you can bring new or used hats, gloves, and scarves to donate to Omaha elementary and mi...

October 29, 2019

Guided by Kids' Board of Directors--Chris Schultz, Jackie Chavez, Jennifer Jerome, Clayton Johnson, and Zach Turner--voted to accept 17 students in grades 5-8 into Guided by Kids for 2019/2020.

Payton Shudak and Fred Robertson return as teachers/coaches and will greet a...

October 21, 2019

We have 4 returning Guided by Kids students and 10 new students who have applied to be part of GBK for 2019/2020.

The students' responses to questions on the application have been sent to the Board of Directors, who will confirm all new members at our Board meeting on M...

October 16, 2019

At the end of the day October 20, 2019, you must have applied to take part in Guided by Kids from December of this year to May of 2020.

If a student is in grades 5-8 and lives in the metro area, Guided by Kids provides a great opportunity to learn critical and creative...

October 11, 2019

We could use some more applicants for Guided by Kids 2019/2020. We offer free education in speech and debate from a National Speech and Debate Association Hall of Fame coach, Fred Robertson, and a former Millard West state champion Lincoln-Douglas debater and assistant...

October 7, 2019

7:00 p.m. tonight, August 7 at the Kroc Center--so that students attending the Engineering Club opening meeting can also come to our meeting.

6:00-7:00 p.m. tomorrow night, August 8 at the Kroc Center--a second meeting (with pizza and pop for students and parents/guardi...

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