Senior Sarah Mahnensmith has been selected to receive the Norwell High School Internship Spotlight award. Sarah is doing her experience at the Bluffton Elementary School in connection with the Norwell Work Based Learning Program. Her mentor is Intense Intervention instructor Erica Bittner. Sarah is the daughter of Todd and Holly Mahnensmith.
Working with grades K-4 has been a great experience for Sarah this semester. She has been allowed to work one on one with the students and their studies. Sarah has also led reading groups which has helped her connect with the students. She has spent a great deal of time observing Mrs. Bittner's teaching styles, techniques, and classroom management strategies.
Upon graduation, Sarah plans to attend Ball State University where she will study special education and run cross country and track.