Knowing that students working with other students can be a powerful collaborative addition to a traditional classroom education, the mission of the BHS Peer Coaching Center is to:

  • Support and encourage students of all levels and abilities in math and writing using a peer coaching model.
  • Train peer coaches who will partner with students seeking support, providing both coach and coachee with learning opportunities.
  • Create a diverse group of coaches recruited from all cultures at BHS, encouraging all students to feel welcome in the Writing and Math Centers.
  • Offer appointment times with peer coaches during, before and after the school day in math and writing.
  • Encourage independence and maturity by demonstrating persistence and problem-solving skills.