Blogs and Tweets of Note – January 2014, Volume 2
By: Sarah Stewart
Published January 2014
Dr. Brett Jacobsen, Head of Mount Vernon Presbyterian School in Atlanta, GA, continues his series on becoming a mission-driven school, applying author Seth Godin’s concept of ‘shipping ideas’ to the school construct.
Grant Lichtman, Senior Fellow of The Martin Institute for Teaching Excellence, author and speaker, encourages schools to contemplate how they can create value for their students and families.
Rebecca Moore, Director of Communications at Randolph School in Huntsville, AL, discusses the importance of approaching life with an awareness of the legacy you will leave behind.
David Skeen, Middle School Director of Canterbury School in Greensboro, NC, shares an interactive website that demonstrates the dismal challenges of poverty and helps students build empathy.
Meghan L. Stauts, Communications Associate at The Walker School in Atlanta, GA, discusses how students and parents can use social media in positive ways.