Minister Judges Bermuda College Student Debate - Bernews
The Minister of Education and Workforce Development Diallo Rabain was invited to judge a student debate on the question “Should Bermuda Do Away with the Middle School System?” as part of the Bermuda College freshman English class, where students are required to research a topic and then present their findings in a debate format. Minister …
Back To School: A Letter To My Former Self
Ailsa, Aisha and Jazz write letters to themselves at school, because as a new terms starts, we need you to know it's going to be ok.
Top Tips to Effective Role Play Therapy - Sober College
As an addiction counselor, utilizing role-play therapy techniques can be extremely effective. What are the tips every counselor should be aware of?
Assigning Student to GroupsThis week’s tip focuses on student group projects. Integrating student group projects into your class has many advantages. Group projects can provide students with an opportunity to develop and hone their skills of working with others, group projects can make
Effective group work
Watch as teacher, Tim Jolliff, demonstrates how to create the right environment for successful group work in your classroom. Learn strategies you can easily apply to run group work well and maximize your students’ learning.
Farmer Education Workshop: Irrigation for Small Farms - Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy
In July we hosted an informative workshop on irrigation for small farms at our Community Farm to educate farmers and others about optimizing water use. This workshop — led by Community Farm and Food Associate Chris Link, WNC FarmLink Director Suzanna Dennison, and Chris McWhorter of the W.P. Law Agriculture Division — covered important questions to […]
Teaching and Public Outreach
I am currently teaching introductory astronomy labs and directing the George E. Coleman Sr. Planetarium at the University of North Georgia (UNG). I am helping design new astronomy laboratories at UNG as well, including a lab where students build a simple refracting telescope and a solar observing lab where students track sunspots. I taught algebra-based…