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iPad Lab and Apps Boost Interactivity

January 29, 2014

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Although students in Mr. Grant Burke’s Photography class build archaic box cameras and make darkroom prints, Burke also promotes the latest technology, including taking photos with iPhones and utilizing the school learning management system, Haiku. Burke recently took advantage of a new Hyde Library technological offering, what students call the iPad Lab, to give a […]

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Students Read, Write, and Win During Teen Read Week

November 19, 2013

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The Hyde Library staff hosted contests, cookie receptions, and nationally known author Mr. T.A. Barron to celebrate Teen Read Week, a yearly national observance in October to promote reading. Barron spoke at chapel November 1, signed his books, and met with about 30 students interested in writing. (See story here.) For the annual Reading Contest, […]

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Scribe to Scribes: Author T.A. Barron Meets with Aspiring Owl Writers

November 19, 2013

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After Mr. T. A. Barron collected 32 rejection letters for his first novel, he turned to business, becoming president of a venture capital company in New York City. But he couldn’t stop writing. “I would get up very early in the morning to write, duck out of dinner meetings and write, do character sketches of […]

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