Huybrechts visits New Zealand schools

Head of School Jeanne Huybrechts attended an international conference for educators in Auckland, New Zealand during the summer. Huybrechts met with 30 other school heads and visited six schools as part of the conference. The convention was hosted by Global Connections, an organization which seeks to bring educators together in order for them to share […]

Huybrechts to visit schools in New Zealand

By Lara Sokoloff Head of School Jeanne Huybrechts will tour schools in New Zealand this summer during the annual Global Connections conference. Huybrechts will travel with 50 educators by bus around the country. She attended the same conference last summer in South Africa, where she visited the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls.

Huybrechts visits schools during Africa trip

By Lara Sokoloff Head of School Jeanne Huybrechts toured five schools in Africa this summer, including the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls. The trip was coordinated by Global Connections, a non-profit organization that brings together educators from all over the world interested in initiating global programs at their schools, Huybrechts said. She traveled with […]

Expert urges technology in pedagogy

By Ester Khachatryan Alan November, an expert on educational technology, advised faculty last Monday on the use of podcasts, blogs, wikis, screen-casting and global communication in the classroom in a technologically progressive environment. Head of  School Jeanne Huybrechts introduced November’s full-day workshop as a means to “improve teaching by use of computers to move ahead […]