...but who's counting?! We're actually super sad that our first year at Cox is almost over though. We have a lot planned for these next 5 weeks: L.I.F.E. & Project Search Meet & Greet @ Centennial Olympic Park on April 27th Orientation for new L.I.F.E. @ Cox interns on May 2nd Volunteering at Special Olympics … Continue reading Only 5 more weeks…
We are back from Spring Break and heading into the home stretch! It is hard to believe that there are only 6 more weeks of school! Our interns have learned so much this year, and I can't wait to see what else they accomplish over the next month. Bailey, Jazmin, and Moe jumped right back into … Continue reading Gearing up for Summer
It's hard to believe that it's already Spring Break! Time always seems to speed up once we hit Spring Break. Before we know it, we will be welcoming our 2018-2019 interns! Here is what Jazmin, Moe, and Bailey have planned for Spring Break: “This Spring Break I'm headed back to NJ. I'm going maybe see … Continue reading Spring Break!
This week, I asked the interns to think about skills they have learned this year beyond their daily job-specific tasks. I wanted them to think about what they have learned that they will be able to use at any job they decide to take in the future. Take a look at their answers: "This year … Continue reading Skills for the Future
Sorry for the delayed post, but we had some technical difficulties on Friday. Here is a quick recap of what the interns did on the FCS Digital Learning Day. We wanted them to work on independent living skills at home, so they were given a list of potential chores to do with as little help … Continue reading Digital Learning Day Recap
Today is Digital Learning Day, so the interns are completing assignments from the comfort of their homes. They are working on completing daily household tasks independently, and they are reading about indoor and outdoor safety. We were excited to receive the professional headshots that were taken for the upcoming edition of InSide Cox magazine that … Continue reading Digital Learning Day
We started off the week with a trip to Riverwood HS for some meetings. We turned it into a learning opportunity and practiced using public transportation. We rode the Cox shuttle to the MARTA station where we then caught a bus over to Riverwood. After their meetings, the interns enjoyed seeing some of their former teachers … Continue reading A Trip to Riverwood