Blogs and Tweets of Note – May 2014, Volume 2
By: Sarah Stewart
Published May 2014
Dr. Virginia Palmer-Fuechsel, German Teacher at The New School of Northern Virginia, in Fairfax, VA, shares how she developed a friendship with a German school on Facebook, which turned into a nine-day trip face-to-face with new buddies in Munster, Hamburg, and Cologne, Germany.
Jean Bonnyman, Learning Specialist for the Upper School at Darlington School in Rome, GA, discusses the faculty’s summer reading book Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol S. Dweck, Ph.D.
Upon the retirement of Latin Teacher Cathie Dunar, senior Perry Scalfano from Randolph School in Huntsville, AL, shares how she taught him to be a scholar.
David Cutler, History Teacher at Palmer Trinity School in Miami, FL, discusses what education will look like in 2034 with Curtis J. Bonk, author of The World is Open: How Web Technology is Revolutionizing Education.