John Gerard Visits Coconut Palm Elementary School

John Gerard spent the morning at Coconut Palm Elementary School in Miramar sharing information about careers in meteorology with over 100 4th graders.

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John Gerard spent the morning at Coconut Palm Elementary School in Miramar sharing information about careers in meteorology with over 100 4th graders.
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Glenda Lubiner (Coconut Palm Teacher of the Year!) and Christine Angel arranged for John to visit and speak with the students about weather and what it takes to be a weather forecaster.
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Coconut Palm is an "A" school and the students are attentive, smart, and interested.
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They learned there are many different career opportunities available in meteorology from the Navy, Research, Broadcasting, and Hurricane Hunting.
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They were told to stay in school, study hard, and excel at math, science, and computers.
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John told them that you should have a passion for your chosen career, and you should be excited about weather before you consider it as a career.
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After explaining how he goes on TV each day, he had two students give it a try for themselves.
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They realized it's fun, but harder than they thought.
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John ended his time with the students by reminding them to just say NO to drugs.
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The kids had a great time and John was grateful for the opportunity to reach out to youngsters.
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