Susan Sommer has taught for 34 years in the School District of Lee County. In this segment of "Chalkboards to Smartboards", she  discusses why she became a teacher, why she loves her profession and her plans for retirement.
A quick look at the beautiful trees designed using recycled materials by Lee County schools across the area. Showcased at the Edison and Ford Winter Estates. Music by Island Coast High School.

CURRENTLee - Winter Edition

December 17, 2015

It's a special holiday edition of CURRENTLee and we're at the Edison and Ford Winter Estates in Fort Myers, FL showcasing the holiday tree event and other great stories around the District. A big thank you to the Edison and Ford Winter Estates for hosting us this episode! 
CURRENTLee is a completely student-produced news magazine show focusing on the unique people and events in the Lee County School District. 
In 2015, CURRENTLee was awarded Best Student Produced Newscast by the Suncoast National Academy of Television, Arts and Science for the fourth consecutive year. This was one of four (4) Awards for Excellence (student Emmy’s) presented to the students who produce CURRENTLee as well as other programming for the Lee County School District Channel.
If you would like to feature your school or have any story ideas please email the CURRENTLee crew at [email protected]

Let's take a look at our District Wins! 

Featuring:

  • Cape Coral Elementary School
  • Riverdale High School JROTC
  • Gulf Middle School
  • G. Weaver Hipps Elementary School
  • Cape Coral High School
  • Caloosa Middle School
  • Gulf Elementary School
  • Lehigh Senior High School
  • Tropic Isles Elementary School
Madison Prusak is a 4 year varsity letterman for the North Fort Myers High School volleyball team. Her senior season highlights include a 3.82 GPA and being named the 2015 Florida Athletic Coaches Association All-Star Player of the Year. She has committed to Felician University in New Jersey.

2 Schools, 1 Home

December 9, 2015

Riverdale High School students are making great friends and discovering a new home at Buckingham Exceptional Center.

Let's take a look at our District Wins!

Featuring:

  • Island Coast High School
  • Allen Park Elementary School
  • Lexington Middle School
  • East Lee County High School
  • Skyline Elementary School
  • Trafalgar Middle School
  • South Fort Myers High School
  • Tice Elementary School
  • Caloosa Elementary School
Chad Lyons has taught for 43 years in the School District of Lee County. In this episode Mr. Lyons explains how he became a teacher, why he loves his profession and his plans for retirement.

White Cane Awareness

November 20, 2015

Brandon Milan, 6th grade student at Diplomat Middle has had glaucoma since the age of 3. Brandon never lets his condition prevent him from living a fulfilling life.

Let's take a look at our District Wins!

Featuring:

  • Pride and Patriotism
  • Lexington Middle School
  • East Lee County High School
  • Gateway Elementary School
  • Fort Myers Middle Academy
  • Fort Myers High School
  • Alternative Learning Center West
  • Ida Baker High School
  • Caloosa Elementary School
  • Gulf Middle School