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By Betty Vanderwielen

Student-Run Co-Op Store Opening in Seeley Lake


Betty Vanderwielen, Pathfinder

Angus Batchelder inside the empty building at Bison and Bear that soon will be transformed into SLE Outside. He said, "I think it's going to be totally fun and exciting working here. I think we're going to learn a lot."

SEELEY LAKE – Most people agree that education needs to be relevant, rather than simply rote learning. Often that gets interpreted as instead of handing students a page filled with numbers to multiply, the teacher poses a word problem.

The word problem may go something like this: Jill Salesperson, who works at a theoretical outdoor sports store, must help a theoretical customer with X amount of money decide what theoretical items he can afford to purchase for a theoretical backpacking trip.

Seeley Lake Elementary (SLE) Superintendent Chris Stout wants to remove the theoretical from that...

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