Education Issue – January 2017

Education Issue – January 2017

INSIDE Education Issue – January 2017
Area day schools piloting computer-aided instruction report higher scores, lower budgets.
Campaign rhetoric and post-election hate crimes draw scholars, curators out of their comfort zones.
‘Online conversion’ helps fulfill a longtime dream — but like long-distance learning, controversy dogs the process.
Prominent American pollster brings hard-hitting sessions to Alexander Muss High School.
The argument for crossing over to spark innovation and creative thinking.
Pastoral care, a Green Day song and forging a deep human connection.
‘Spiritual birthing’; MLA beats back BDS vote; Chicago Schechter garners national award; influential Harvard Law School dean.