Teach21 Workshop presenters Julie Broderick, Dylan Ryder and Karlyn Adler will return to the Sezin School in Istanbul, Turkey on March 20th for a weekend of workshops and panel discussions. We are very proud of our partnership with Sezin School, helping to spread the importance of of a progressive education.
Teach21 is a professional development institute that focuses on 21st Century teaching and learning. We are now in our fourth year providing professional development through innovative workshops. Developed and taught by The School at Columbia faculty, the workshops are grounded in cutting edge pedagogy and classroom experience. Come join us.
By Terra Sweet
Grade 3 Lead Teacher at The School at Columbia University
I love when an authentic collaboration happens between colleagues. You talk to someone in passing, it sparks an idea, both of you build off one another's contributions and before you know it, a new learning opportunity exists for your students! That's what happened between our tech teacher, Dylan, and I last year, and this year it snowballed even further.
Principal's Bookshelf - What Books Inspire Your Leadership?
The Three Division Heads at The School at Columbia University were asked to share several books that inspired them in their leadership. Below Kathryn Kaiser, Kevin Fittinghoff and Belinda Nicholson assemble their bookshelves and discuss their choices.
This article first appeared in the Winter Issue of Roar magazine
Kathryn Kaiser, Primary Division (grade k, 1 and 3)
The Boy Who Would Be a Helicopter
by Vivian Gussin Paley