Viers brings a variety of experience to the company.
"Viers' background makes him the most capable candidate to run this satellite office," said Sonus Benefits' managing partner Thomas Murphy.
In 2004, Viers Mill became the first Title I school among Montgomery County Public Schools to have more than 70 percent of its third- and fifth-graders achieving proficiency in both reading and math.
At Viers Mill, students come from 42 different countries and speak Spanish, Vietnamese, Greek, Farsi, Bulgarian and a number of other languages.
Viers Mill, which won a No Child Left Behind--Blue Ribbon Schools Award in 2005, has been so successful in practicing this principle that Clara Gonzalez said, "We are happy to come for any event that the school may give, because the way they treat us in this school is great." Each year she takes a week off from her cleaning job to coordinate the school's book fair.
In 2005, Viers Mill was recognized as a No Child Left Behind Blue Ribbon School, honored particularly for its recent success in raising student achievement.
metropolitan area, is the nation's 17th largest school system and home to Viers Mill.
As a result of their varied racial and ethnic backgrounds, more than 30 percent of Viers Mill students are English language learners (ELLs) who receive instruction based on techniques from the English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) program.
ALL TUNED UP clockwise from top left, Bob Brozman, Johnny Dickinson, Laura Viers
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Charlotte, NC, August 19, 2012 --(PR.com)-- Salon 42 owners, Jason and Cara Viers, and their children were chosen out of thousands of submissions to participate in an episode of Home and Garden Television's (HGTV's) new show - House Hunters on Vacation.
The Viers family of four stays busy year round as Jason and Cara own three successful hair salons in the Charlotte, NC area: Salon 42 - Dilworth, Salon 42 - Lake Norman and Salon 42 - SouthPark.
brings together 31 chapters written by therapists and academics from the US, beginning with a section on getting started, which includes tips on teaching group facilitation skills and developing a professional disclosure statement.