Higher Education

Summer School Anyone?

This summer I plan on taking my first summer course here at Warner. I have never gone to school during the summer, so at first I was not sure how I felt about the idea. But after thinking it over and looking at the courses Warner has to offer, I think it could be a very rewarding experience. Summer school… Read more →

What are your Ethics?

Classes are definitely in full swing here at the Warner School, as I have been swamped with work. I never thought I would miss taking an exam, but after writing so many papers these past couple weeks, I must say I have thought about it. Luckily, I was able to complete everything, and although there were some very late nights,… Read more →

What role are teachers supposed to play in students’ lives?

My tenure in the Educational Policy program has allowed me to be increasingly interested in what happens in the classroom.  In courses such as Sociology of School Organizations and Policy Analysis, I often ask the practitioners in my courses what are the outcomes of these policies that are created at levels far removed from students and teachers’ realities.  Specifically, a recurring… Read more →