Education

Immersive stories from the world of education in Frisco, TX. Articles by the editorial team at Frisco STYLE Magazine. Read our latest.

Still We Rise

In the midst of a harrowing global pandemic that has brought loss, uncertainty, heartache, impossibly tough decisions and fear stands one of the most...

Frisco ISD COVID-19 Sports Plan

Schools across the nation are beginning to open back up and many parents and students are anxiously awaiting the first day of face-to-face instruction....

Avoiding the Hurt

We grew up making mud pies, riding bikes until sundown, chasing lightning bugs, playing games of pick-up basketball and Sandlot-esque baseball games. Little League...

A Call to Arms

Several industries have thrived during the COVID-19 pandemic. One of which is the firearm business. According to the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), The...

The Builders of our Future Pioneers

“There’s no hope,” everyone said, looking at the child in distress. Deaf and blind Hellen Keller was dismissed as hopeless by everyone including her...

It’s OK not to be OK

Whether we care to admit it or not, our society has changed in recent months. A pandemic, quarantine, shut down and heavy uncertainty can...

Back-to-School Prep Essentials

As a new school year approaches, top on everyone’s minds is what will that “look like,” given the impact of COVID-19 on last year...

Delivering a Brighter Future for Students and the Community

On April 6, 2020, Collin College celebrated its 35th anniversary of the election to establish the college. This year’s celebration looked much different than...

Super Supers

Dr. Justin Wakeland was aiming for 20 years as Frisco's superintendent of schools, but when an irresistible offer came along a year before his...

The World’s Stage

Ask any dancer, and they will tell you that the benefits of dancing are plentiful. Sure, there are the obvious perks associated with the...

Jump Around!

In the aftermath of school pick-up frenzy, Ashley Elementary seems to sit still and quiet. But, if you look closer, you might catch the...

Hitting the Mark

Within a large city like Frisco that is constantly expanding and changing, safety for local police officers is something that must be taken very...

From Emerson, TX to Emerson High School

Famed education reformer John Dewey once said, “Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself,” and by that logic, Frisco is becoming...

CBD Oil – Take Two!

Leading a natural lifestyle has been a focal point in many local households. Be it diet, nutrition or alternative forms of medicine, more households...

The “Mane” Event

If you have had the pleasure of riding a horse in the serenity of a wide-open landscape, you more than likely have experienced the...

Never Lose Hope

Many agree, hope is what gets us through the darkest nights and the most troubling times. Hope is the driving force of both individuals...

Survival 101

All joking aside, have you ever considered what would happen to you and your loved ones if we were faced with a real-life “zombie...

Hacker Culture

Technology touches everyone in today’s world … in more ways than we probably even notice. Whether one is a seasoned technologist or a novice...

Disconnect 2 Connect

Technology has had a profound impact on our society in an amazingly short amount of time. All human history considered, the Internet is really...

Know Your Enemies

The time of year for creepy, crawling bugs is officially here. As spring continues, weather changes come with seasonal critters we all have come...

“How does loving yourself translate to loving others?”

AP English students at Leadership Prep School Frisco recently shared their thoughts in response to this prompt. Love is...

With a Cheerful Heart

It is no secret, and no one is shy to admit, that much of the pride in our community lies in our award-wining and...

Is The American Dream Dead?

It is one of the most hotly-debated political topics of the modern age. While the U.S. can continue to take pride in its democratic...

Setting the Record Straight

I am in the unique position that I get to write, occasionally, about incredible people and events in Frisco, but, this time, my article is...

Leaders On and Off the Field

Competitive, always-yelling-at-the-referee dads and encouraging, it-is-all-about-having-fun moms both have it wrong —- the most important part about playing sports is what it can teach...

Hot Off the Press

In April, a small crowd buzzed and murmured with anticipation, gathering around a large contraption in the center of the 3D printing space of...

Entertaining Frisco… Through Summer and Beyond

Dinner and a movie: a romantic date night that two adults used to enjoy before it quickly turned into a leftovers-and-whatever’s-on-Netflix night by the...

Responding to Tragedy

On April 20, 1999, two students stormed Columbine High School, killing 13 and wounding 21 others. In March of this year, a former student...

Past, Present, Future

By definition, heritage is something that is handed down from the past as a tradition or something that is acquired from a predecessor. More...

Taking Control Over Pain

Christi M. vividly remembers the day her son, Daniel, had an infusion of the medication ketamine at a clinic in Plano. Several years earlier,...

Pop! Fizz! Clink!

December is finally upon us, and while we all can agree champagne is a great treat year-round, there is something extra special about those...

Communication is Key

In the age of social media, just about every interactive medium has been revolutionized to make communication throughout our day-to-day lives more convenient. Social...

Tell Me a Story…

If you have never heard of the Lone Star Storytelling Festival, you are in for a treat. For the past 13 years, the Frisco...

Building Bridges

Lone Star High School’s rising seniors Daniel Szczechowski and Aaron Raye know a thing or two about building bridges ... just not in the...

Putting Safety First

Public safety in the 21st century is a rapidly-changing and evolving space. Over the past two decades, law enforcement and fire and rescue service...

In the (School) Zone

If it is June, then it is time to hang out! School is out for summer. It is time to unwind and slow the...

Challenge Accepted

On April 3, during the typical late spring chaos of the school year, the Frisco ISD took on the Happiness Advantage Challenge. Created by...

A Non-Traditional Approach

If you walk into Ashley Luhrs’ classroom at the Frisco ISD’s Nelson Middle School, you might initially be a little confused. We are used...

Survival of the Fittest

These days, kids seem to be natural experts at all things technology. Give them a phone or computer and they usually end up teaching...

Building Strength with Diversity

None of us are surprised when we hear that Frisco continues to be one of the fastest-growing cities in the U.S. People from all...

Community Connections

Prince Nallamothula

Nine-year-old Prince Nallamothula, a young inventor and fourth-grader at Curtsinger Elementary School, has made a name for himself nationally and in the community as...

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