FRIDAY, MARCH 6, 2020
8:30-9AM Registration & Coffee
9-10:15 AM Welcome & Program
10:15-11:15 AM Classroom Visits
11:30 AM- 12:30 PM Art Expo & Lunch
12:45 -1:30 PM Break Out Sessions (optional—see descriptions below)
1:30 PM End of Day
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TRANSITIONING INTO THE FUTURE
Duke School is at an exciting crossroads. As a result of FIRE, our strategic plan, our students are writing innovation grants, organizing Upstanders events, and advocating equity and justice. Come hear about this work and what attracted Lisa Nagel, our incoming Head of School, to Duke School.
Presented By: Dave Michelman, Head of School
Preschool Commons Area
TRADITION, INNOVATION, AND INFORMATION LITERACY IN THE LOWER SCHOOL LIBRARY
Come explore how school libraries have changed and hear about the evolution of Duke School’s Lower School Library.
Presented By: Grace Bell, Lower School Librarian
Location: Lower School Gym
MIDDLE SCHOOL: BATTLE OF THE BOOKS
What is Battle of the Books? Battle of the Books is a quiz bowl style competition sponsored by The North Carolina School Library Media Association. Duke School students read selected books and compete with students from our Independent School region.
Presented By: Elaine Cameron, Middle School Media Specialist; Lauren Hiner, 8th Grade Language Arts and Project Teacher; and Duke School Middle Schoolers
Location: Middle School Library