By recognizing UIL academic contestants, schools reinforce the importance of learning.
UIL Academics Contests:
Enhance classroom learning and improve standardized test scores.
Prepare students for college and work. Reflect every portion of the basic curriculum.
Develop self-esteem and self-confidence.
Challenge under-achieving students.
Teach important life lessons.
Help students grow as human beings.
UIL Academic contestants learn:
The importance of hard work.
Poise, self-control, self-discipline and confidence.
The importance of teamwork.
That winning is more than placing first.
That learning is an endless and thrilling journey.
Through involvement in UIL, teachers become better educators.
Current Issues and Social Studies Coach
Computer Applications and Computer Science Coach
Spelling and Vocabulary Coach
Literary Criticism and Ready Writing Coach
Calculator and Number Sense Coach
Editorial Writing and Feature Writing