Blogs and Tweets of Note – April 2014, Volume 1
By: Sarah Stewart
Published April 2014
Dr. Byron Hulsey, Head of the Randolph School in Huntsville, AL, shares how the school recently flipped the parent/teacher conference, allowing students to create portfolios to demonstrate to parents and teachers what they had learned.
Holly Chesser, English Teacher at Mount Vernon Presbyterian School in Atlanta, who is organizing a fundraiser to help schools in Haiti, reflects on the resilience of its people despite their poverty.
Jason Ramsden, Chief Technology Officer at Ravenscroft School in Raleigh, NC, counsels parents on how to monitor their children’s texting, social media use, and mobile apps.
Michael Zavada, Upper School Principal at Trinity Presbyterian School in Montgomery, AL, discusses how lessons learned from a turkey hunting trip translate to the classroom.