Blogs and Tweets of Note – December 2013 Volume 2
By: Sarah Stewart
Published December 2013
Bill Brown, Holy Innocents' Episcopal School English Teacher in Atlanta, GA, discusses the power of naming, prejudice, and stereotypes in shaping the outcomes or behavior of people.
Michael Zavada, Middle and Upper School Principal at Trinity Presbyterian School in Montgomery, AL, reflects on his senior year quotes and the world his seniors are facing.
Connie White, Director of Technology and Learning at Lakeview Academy in Gainesville, GA, reflects on a recent read, Visible Learning for Teachers: Maximizing Impact on Learning by John Hattie, and discusses two critical factors to student success.
David Cutler, History Teacher and Cross Country Coach at Palmer Trinity School in Miami, FL, talks to NAIS President John Chubb about the current trend of pitting sectors of education- public, charter, independent – against each other.
Dylan F. Curtis, Director of Instructional Media and Technology for Hilton Head Christian Academy in Hilton Head, SC, shares two applications that encourage students’ communication, collaboration, and critical thinking.