Category: Teachers

Award winning website from Oxford University Press
January 23, 2020January 29, 2020
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Award winning website from Oxford University Press

About Oxford Oxford Owl is an award-winning website from Oxford University Press, created to support children’s learning both at home and at school. Navigating the education system can be tricky sometimes. The things children are expected to learn and the way they are taught at school have changed since many of us were at school....

Azraa’s Cancer Treatment
January 23, 2020January 28, 2020
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Azraa’s Cancer Treatment

Azraa, one of our students that recently graduated has been diagnosed with Cancer in her sinus cavity. The treatment she needs for the rare formation of the cancer is not available in Trinidad and Tobago. We at Renaissance considers her and her family as a member of the Renaissance family and would like to appeal...

The Joy of Opening Hearts and Minds
January 19, 2020January 19, 2020
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The Joy of Opening Hearts and Minds

Essential Reading for the Teaching Staff at Renaissance this term. Authentic teaching is messy, exciting, frustrating, joyful, challenging―and sacred. “Through stories, information and reflection, we [will look] inward, going more deeply into the discovery of who we are, not only as teachers but also as women and men for whom teaching is only a part...

Essential Reading this Term
January 6, 2019January 6, 2019
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Essential Reading this Term

Review “A good book is one whose advice you believe. A great book is one whose advice you follow. This is a book that can change your life, as its ideas have changed mine.”—Robert J. Sternberg, co-author of Teaching for Wisdom, Intelligence, Creativity, and Success “An essential read for parents, teachers [and] coaches . . ....