I ran across a blog post on Twitter a few weeks ago that caught my attention and made me ask myself a few questions about my own school; a self-assessment if you will… The post was entitled 14 Things that are Obsolete in 21st Century Schools written by Ingvi Hrannar Ómarsson, an Icelandic elementary teacher and tech integrator. … More How YOU Doin’?
Trinity School Goals and Evaluation ReflectionGoals 1. Begin to digitize our current curriculum while updating areas of need. 2. Begin to make connections with neighboring schools to investigate programs and practices 3. Continue to move forward with our reading committee and pedagogical approaches in reading and reading assessment 4. Begin to explore best practices in … More My Role, My Year…
Marsha Harris has been tasked with an important role on behalf of the Trinity community. As the newly appointed Director of Curriculum, Marsha is charged with aligning curriculum within as well as across grade levels from the three-year-olds through Sixth Grade. It is a multi-faceted job with many nuanced initiatives that must be carefully balanced … More Marsha Harris: Trinity’s New Director of Curriculum
What is Information Age Learning All About? The phrase, “21st Century Learning,” has become the latest buzzword in education. But is it really new concept? Are we completely changing the way that teaching and learning occurs in this – relatively – new century? In some ways, yes; but in many ways, no. It is easy … More Coding for Communication, Collaboration, Critical Thinking, and Creativity – Marsha Harris, Director of Curriculum