Guest Faculty Bloggers

Occasionally we feature guest contributions from members of our faculty. Their voices provide an exclusive view into the classrooms, halls, lounges, and residence halls that make Stoneleigh-Burnham School such a great place to live, work, and study. To find blogs exclusively from our faculty members, use “The Faculty Perspective” category.
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Commencement 2019: Closing Remarks

June 06, 2019 by Guest Faculty Bloggers

delivered by Nick Roosa, Chemistry and Theory of Knowledge teacher

Filed Under: Commencement, Class of 2019

Commencement 2019: Address

June 05, 2019 by Guest Faculty Bloggers

delivered by Andrew Bergdahl, Chair, Math Department

Filed Under: Commencement, Class of 2019

Commencement 2019: Opening Words

June 01, 2019 by Guest Faculty Bloggers

by Shawn Durrett, Dean of Faculty

Filed Under: Commencement, Class of 2019

Installation Ceremony: Faculty Welcome

October 19, 2018 by Guest Faculty Bloggers

by Miriam Przybyla-Baum P’22,’20, Chair of Language Department and Co-Coordinator of the IB Diploma Programme

Filed Under: Installation

Karen Pleasant on "The intrusions of the world on the classroom"

September 22, 2018 by Guest Faculty Bloggers

Karen Pleasant, Chair of the History Department and IB co-coordinator, recently published this piece in the Daily Hampshire Gazette.

As I begin my combined 36th year of school as learner and educator, two things recently occurred to me: I have now spent as many years as a teacher as I have as a student and how much the day-to-day realities of what it means to go to school have changed in that time. (read entire article on the Gazette's website)

Filed Under: student voice, Education, gun violence

Convocation 2018: Remarks by Shayna Appel '78

September 05, 2018 by Guest Faculty Bloggers

Welcome friends! It is so good to be with you again at the outset of a new year, with a new Head of School and so many hopeful expectations! Welcome Stephanie, because I have not yet had the chance to publicly say that! It is a real joy to have you here with all of us, and the culmination of a decade’s worth of hard work!

Convocation 2018: Remarks by Lauren Cunniffe, Academic Dean

September 03, 2018 by Guest Faculty Bloggers

Welcome, everyone, to the first day of the Stoneleigh-Burnham academic year.

Filed Under: Resilience, Convocation

Commencement 2018: Closing Remarks

June 03, 2018 by Guest Faculty Bloggers

delivered by Kathleen Tuck Fontaine '83

Filed Under: graduation speech, Graduation, commencement address, Class of 2018, Closing Remarks'

Commencement 2018: Commencement Address

June 02, 2018 by Guest Faculty Bloggers

delivered by Shayna Appel '78

Filed Under: graduation speech, Graduation, commencement address, Class of 2018

Commencement 2018: Opening Remarks

May 30, 2018 by Guest Faculty Bloggers

by Sam Sattin Torres '08

Filed Under: Graduation, Opening Remarks, Class of 2018