Today, Monday, December 21st is National Crossword Puzzle day.
We all love a good crossword puzzle! And as educators, we know they are an effective learning tool for students.
They help the students learn terms and definitions, boost student confidence, and encourage creative thinking. They will engage your students and help alleviate boredom. You can incorporate crossword puzzles as an individual learning activity or build team relationships in your school by turning them into team activities.
To celebrate National Crossword Puzzle Day, enjoy this “All About Milady” puzzle. Let’s see how well you know Milady!
Lisha Barnes is a Cosmetology/Barber Instructor with over 25 years of experience. She started out in a small private school working in Admissions, Financial Aid, Education, and School Director. She was a Director of Education for a chain of Private Cosmetology schools. Currently she serves as the Academic Development Manager for Milady where she supports schools and educators around the nation with continuing education, curriculum development and product knowledge. Lisha has served as an Educator for Milady’s Career Institute; NACCAS Commission; Career Educators of America Committee Member; and has authored numerous writing projects for Milady. This industry experience allows her to see the industry from a variety of viewpoints, which helps in sharing information and ideas with educators all around the world.