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The Goal of Education, by Marc Prensky

Enjoy this article by Marc Prensky; I had the pleasure of hearing him speak at a conference a few years ago. He positions education in a way that really reflects what we do in Independent Schools. The Goal of Education … Continue reading

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Interesting research on the malleability of the brain. Thanks, Mr. Vergara!   http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/guest-blog/2011/03/07/you-can-increase-your-intelligence-5-ways-to-maximize-your-cognitive-potential/?b=b  

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  A Room of One’s Own  “…a woman must have money and room of her own if she is to write fiction…” –Virginia Woolf And for a head of school to write non-fiction? A funded two-week program and a room … Continue reading

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