Nikki is a veteran educator, librarian, Tutorial Technology Facilitator and ISTE Librarians Community President Elect. Actually, other Hanover County Public Faculties stakeholders have additionally advocated about the title and mascots over the years, however after Charlottesville happened, advocacy round this problem obtained new urgency. More Hanover residents and Lee-Davis High College and Stonewall-Jackson Center College group members and alumni began talking up. For instance, an alumnus named Ryan Leach, began this effort on fb which incorporates an eloquent and compelling assertion as to why the names needs to be modified, and which led to this bigger petition addressed to the Faculty Board. I came throughout this letter written to the Hanover Faculty Board by another alumna, Mary Murrell, about why the names and mascots ought to be changed. I don’t usually publish about native matters right here however I was so impressed with how effectively-written and -researched Mary’s letter was and thought it so relevant to the greater challenge, that I asked her if I might share it.
If you are a daily to Weblog Education & Tech, you shall remember that I am a blogger and I might written a publish about training almost everyday since 2003. Education & Tech offers you with schooling information, skilled tech recommendation, classroom administration ideas, and social media tools for educators, administrators, mother and father and k-12 college students. Plus, there’s even some pre-packaged stuff that other academics have created that you would be able to play. But you recognize, the entire purpose, as you and I often discuss, is to get the children creating. So, love that.
Having an established routine is essential to maintaining order in your elementary faculty library. I’m working to help college students and academics know the library’s procedure for getting into and leaving the library. For us, … Read More