Niles West News

Q&A with Mr. Barnett

By Julia Rodila

October 6, 2011

The NWN sat down with Science teacher Chris Barnett to talk about teaching, Niles West, and biology. Q: What’s your favorite thing about being a teacher? A: I like the ability to be creative with it. I get to design my own curriculum plan, of course I have to co...

Gibson Impacts Students with her Unique Teaching Style

By Carmen Shamoon

September 22, 2011

As you walk into Stacey Gibson's English class, the lights are dimmed and atmosphere is very mellow. Seats are not assigned and the bathroom pass is up for grabs at your own convince. When speaking to her students, she talks with the utmost respect, using only last names. She puts her students and h...