Supercast Episode 137: JEF Challenge Run is Family Fun Benefiting Kids in the Classroom

Photos from the Jordan Education Foundation ChallengeThey will be running, climbing, jumping, crawling, and making their way through mud, all to benefit kids in the classroom.

On this episode of the Supercast, we dive into the Jordan Education Foundation’s Challenge Obstacle Run which is being held on Saturday, May 14 at Veterans Memorial Park in West Jordan. Find out why it has become one of the most popular obstacle runs in the state resulting in fun for families and a big win for teachers in Jordan School District.

To sign up for the JEF Challenge Run, please visit JEFchallenge.org


Supercast Episode 136: A Student, Parent, and Teacher Talk about Life-Changing Essay Assignment

Superintendent Godfrey stand with a student, parent and teacher in front of Riverton High SchoolHe put his thoughts into words in a high school essay assignment several months in the making.

On this episode of the Supercast, a Riverton High School student, his mom, and teacher share some powerful lessons learned from the essay assignment. And we find out how one caring and compassionate teacher is impacting lives.


Supercast Episode 135: Daybreak Elementary Students Hoping to Make History in State Competition

Superintendent with Daybreak studentsIt is an academic program that has been getting Utah kids excited about history for thirty years. We’re talking about the Utah History Fair.

On this episode of the Supercast, we find out how some Daybreak Elementary students used their knowledge and talents to take first place and qualify for the State History Fair competition. It is a competition that involves more than 10,000 students from Utah, proving that the process of learning about history is a whole lot of fun.


Supercast Episode 134: In a Class of Their Own, Two Amazing Award-Winning Teachers

Superintendent with two amazing teachersYou could say they are in a class of their own. On this episode of the Supercast, meet two award winning teachers who go above and beyond every single day. They are educators credited with changing lives and having a significant impact on their school communities.


Supercast Episode 133: A Lifesaving Story of Crossing Guards Keeping Kids Safe

Superintendent Godfrey standing with South Jordan City Crossing GuardsThey are out in the rain, sleet, snow, and ice, protecting students from harm. We’re talking about school crossing guards.

On this episode of the Supercast, we meet one of the many heroes helping to get students safely across busy streets to and from school each and every day. Hear how one amazing crossing guard recently saved a young life.p>