Gallistel Language Academy

Principal for a Day, Thursday October 27, 2005

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Coffee and refreshments with Gallistel Principal and staff

Principal MacMahon, Asst. Principal Mrs. Nelson, IDHS Gaston Armour, Andrew Pinçon, Dr. Clarisse Croteau-Chonka

Program begins with Ribbon Cutting and opening of MEDA Adult Learning Lab with MEDA's Board of Directors, Digital Workforce Education and Olive Harvey College President Dr. Valerie Roberson

Mrs. Raymond’s class reading poetry

Mrs. Raymond’s class, Room 503

Ms Villa’s class presentation in Spanish, Day of the Dead, Dia de los Muertos

Branch Computer Lab


Ms. Beck’s French class on the French Flag with posters designed by the students on the French Flag

Ms. Beck's class streaming video, click here

Mrs. Ashmore’s class presentation on Charlotte’s Web and spiders

Mrs. Ashmore’s class, Room 301

9:55 to 10:00 AM
(14:50 GMT)

Closing comments for US Presentations at Gallistel Language Academy and Introduction of International Presentations in second hour

Modular Building Room 502, Adult Learning Lab

International Audience locations include Mexico City, Mexico, Toluca, Mexico, Querétaro, Mexico, Lisbon, Portugal, Kuwait City, Kuwait, Caracas, Venezuela, Rosario, Argentina.  US locations include: Crivitz, Wisconsin 2nd grade class, Charlotte, North Carolina

Mercedes Rossetti presentation in English and Spanish on
eTutoring from Toluca, Mexico for students and parents. 

Weekly bi-lingual classes for parents with professional instructions delivered by Mercedes Rossetti from Toluca, Mexico.

Click on the photo to play a brief video of distance ed training of the student's parents with our trainer in  Toluca, Mexico



Gabriel Alvarez Solis, of Digital Workforce Education Society, Mexico City brief explanation of our work in Mexico

Mexico City, Mexico

David Montaro, Niño's y Niña's de la Sierra will explain his organization’s education programs and relationships with international schools for their school Click here for PowerPoint Presentation

Querétaro, México


Professor Dafne Gonzalez, from the Universidad Simon Bolivar, in Caracas, Venezuela encourages Gallistel and Mexican students and their parents to continue their education

Universidad Simon Bolívar, in Caracas, Venezuela,


Rita Zeinstejer, middle school teacher in Rosario, Argentina and some of her students will speak to the Gallistel students from Argentina.  Click here for Rita Zeinstejer's presentation blog

Rosario, Argentina

Ending of Gallistel Language Academy and international presentations and close of event at the school.  Mr. MacMahon and Mr. Pinçon leave Gallistel Language Academy for Mayor Richard Daley's Principal for a Day Luncheon at the Chicago Hilton Inn and Towers.