Join Daily Loungefor a LIVE chat tomorrow at 4pm EDT/1pm PDT to discuss home schooling vs. traditional schooling. Join parents, teachers, and Noodle in picking the brains of two experts in those fields:
Brad Currie is the Middle School Vice Principal and Supervisor of Instruction for the Chester School District in Chester, NJ. He is passionate about Personal Learning Networks (PLNs), Educational Technology and Social Media in the school setting.Brad began his career as a Middle School Social Studies and Computer Education Teacher for the Hanover Township School District in Whippany, New Jersey. He then transitioned to the field of administration in 2009 as a Middle School Vice Principal/Athletic Director for the Readington Township School District in Whitehouse Station, NJ. Brad is the co-founder and co-moderator of a weekly Twitter discussion for current and emerging school leaders called #Satchat. The online discussion takes place every Saturday morning on Twitter at 7:30 AM EST/PST.
Cathy Duffy is a curriculum specialist and author of several books, most recently 101 Top Picks for Homeschool Curriculum. Cathy began educating her three sons at home in 1982 and continued all the way through high school. In addition to teaching her own sons, she has taught numerous group classes for home educated students and church groups. Her extensive research and experience has made Cathy a popular speaker at home education conferences around the world. Her website draws thousands of visitors each day, and her weekly e-newsletter alerts readers to her latest reviews.
The chat takes place at Daily Lounge on Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 4pm EDT/1pm PDT – we hope to see you there!