Tag: St. Georges
Rodel Teacher Council Member Spotlight: Jermaine Williams
News, Student-Centered Learning
November 23rd, 2015Two days before our visit to Jermaine Williams’ classroom, I received the following email: That’s right, Chef Williams was inviting me to join his class and truly experience what it’s like to be a culinary student at St. Georges Technical High School. There would even be a uniform! Obviously, I accepted the challenge. When we arrived at...
Rodel Teacher Council Member Spotlight: Tim Brewer
News, Policy and Practice, Student-Centered Learning
October 14th, 2015Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a fly on the wall while a teacher explained the concept of “spaghettification” to a class full of teenagers, half of whom were listening raptly and the other half of whom were exploding with further questions? I got that chance a few weeks ago when I sat in on Rodel Teacher Council member Tim...
July 3, 2013
July 3rd, 2013Local News The News Journal New report examines state education policies The National Center for Education Statistics recently released a new report that is a must-read for anyone interested in policy. The report lists policies in each state for the following: accountability, assessments and standards, staff qualifications and development, state...