Meteorologist Guest Speaker at Lithia Springs

The students of the Community Club had the opportunity to listen to guest speaker Stephen Shiveley, a meteorologist at the National Weather Service. Stephen gave a presentation about his job in meteorology and allowed the students to ask questions. He also brought in a weather balloon used by the National Weather Services for the students [...]

Meteorologist Guest Speaker at Lithia Springs 2020-02-17T16:45:52+00:00

BSAC Partners with Livingstone Academy

BSAC and Livingstone Academy have long been leaders for special needs education in Hillsborough County. Now, they join forces in a new partnership, filling a gap in much-needed services for special needs students and adults. Chuck Burgess (CEO of BSAC) and Chris Pello (CEO Livingstone Schools) met in Leadership Brandon through the Chamber of Commerce [...]

BSAC Partners with Livingstone Academy 2020-02-12T18:00:46+00:00

STEM Treasure Chest Activity at Kingswood

Today the students at Kingswood Elementary engaged in a STEM activity. They were presented with the task to build a treasure chest to hold several goodies. The students built their treasure chests out of construction paper and tape. After the students built their treasure chests, they poured the goodies in to see if their chest [...]

STEM Treasure Chest Activity at Kingswood 2020-02-10T19:33:18+00:00

MLK Podiums at Lithia Springs

Today the students at Lithia Springs created a craft to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. day. MLK was a civil rights activist who peacefully protested against racial segregation and inequality. The students created a paper podium with a cutout of MLK attached to it. The goal was to recreate the podium MLK gave his famous [...]

MLK Podiums at Lithia Springs 2020-02-03T17:54:15+00:00

Peace Flowers at Lithia Springs

Today at Lithia Springs, the students celebrated Martin Luther King Day by making peace flowers. The students made the flowers out of construction paper. They traced their hands and cut out the outline. Next, they drew an outline of a flower stem and cut it out. Then the students pasted the stem and hand cutouts [...]

Peace Flowers at Lithia Springs 2020-02-10T20:03:52+00:00

Leadership Team Retreat

The BSAC Leadership Team recently met for a two-day retreat in preparation for our best year yet! All departments came together for team bonding exercises, communication strategies, and of course, a little fun. New and veteran employees alike gained valuable coaching and training in addition to insight into the organization’s long-term vision. On the first [...]

Leadership Team Retreat 2020-01-14T21:20:47+00:00

Welcome, New BSAC Team Members!

We are delighted to welcome seven new after-school mentors to the BSAC team! They were carefully selected from a large pool of candidates for their positive attitudes and a strong passion for making a difference. You can learn more about them by reading their bios below. If you or someone you know would be an [...]

Welcome, New BSAC Team Members! 2020-01-14T19:08:34+00:00