Tag Archives: Design Thinking

Realizing our Vision: Educating to our Mission

Westtown School graduated its first cohort of students who successfully completed our Deep Dive Certificate Program.  Starting six years ago I clerked two different committees over four years and worked with a number of other wonderfully creative and committed teachers … Continue reading

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Action-Based Education: solving a real problem

Teacher Chris Benbow, Upper School Principal, wrote this piece in his November 12, 2015 edition of Just The Facts: “In what was perhaps a Westtown first, an Advanced Computer Science class announcement brought the house down in Joint Collection on … Continue reading

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8th grade takes iExplore

Alicia Zeoli shared with me the following about her new class for our 8th grade students. “iExplore is a hands on curiosity-based class, for 8th graders, focusing on designing, brainstorming, and modern day “hacking”. (No, it’s not the hacking you … Continue reading

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