WOMEN IN FOCUS â€“ Work & Life by Lorna L. Dietz
August 23, 2005: Introducing The New Principal
This is the scenario.
You are a brand-new student at Silver Creek High School this week in San Jose, California. You have already made your acquaintance with Thelma Boac, Principal, before the official â€œfirst day at school.â€ Mrs. Boac smiles a lot. Her eyes sparkle with laughter. Her teacherâ€™s voice sounds crisp and clear, soothing and melodic — articulating English, Spanish, Tagalog, and Cebuano words fluidly and appropriately — somehow making the schoolâ€™s embracing multi-ethnic, inter-cultural environment seem more like a global learning ground. You feel right at home with the fusion of cultures. Continue reading