Announcements

Don't miss out on a chance to present at Princeton Research Day. The application deadline is TODAY Monday, Feb. 20! Princeton Research Day, a campus-wide celebration of research and creative endeavors by the University's undergraduates, graduate students, postdoctoral researchers and other non-faculty researchers. The May 11, 2017, event offers an opportunity for student and early career researchers and artists to share their work with the community through talks, posters, performances, art exhibitions, demonstrations and digital presentations. 
Good teaching cannot be reduced to technique; good teaching comes from the identity and integrity of the teacher.  ~ Parker Palmer
NEH Summer Institute for Teachers called Slavery in the Colonial North to be held July 9 to 14th, 2017 in the Hudson Valley, 45 minutes from New York City.  Dr. Jacqueline Simmons, Lecturer, Department of Curriculum & Teaching, Teachers College, Columbia University, will be directing the program along with history Prof. Leslie Harris from Northwestern and Prof. Heather Williams from UPenn.
Dr. Howard C. Stevenson, author of Promoting Racial Literacy in Schools and director of the Racial Empowerment Collaboration at U. of Pennsylvania, will be speaking at the Princeton Public Library on Monday, February 6 at 7PM in the Community Room.  Professor Stevenson will discuss his book, which focuses on how educators, parents and others can resolve racially stressful encounters that reflect racial profiling in public spaces, fuel conflicts in neighborhoods and undermine student achievement and emotional well-being in the classroom.
Applications for the the U.S. Foundation Fellowship to the Sherborne School are now being accepted. Term date: September 2017 - July 2018. Salary is competitive and two return air fares for the year are included. All interested, recent graduates are encouraged to apply.  This year the School is looking for a specialist in one of the following areas: Art & Design, Mathematics or Music.