VAMPY Writing from the teacher’s point of view

Special from Rosemarie Wurth-Grice It is difficult to believe that we are already through three days of the VAMPY Writing class. Day one was, as most campers would concur, a bit overwhelming. Students were given an overview of the class, which is set up in a writing/reading workshop format. They set goals for our first week […]

Presidential Politics class digs into issues of 1972

Special from Dennis Jenkins Yesterday morning students shared examples of presidents who have demonstrated crisis leadership skills and good international relations with other countries. We then contrasted leadership skills and use of presidential power by Andrew Jackson and Richard Nixon. We watched a short clip over how Nixon handled foreign affairs during his presidency. After the morning […]