Place-Based Education: English

Post by Hawbridge teacher Cameron Ratliff At Hawbridge, our teaching philosophy calls for a place-based approach to learning, and our charter calls for a focus on environmental education.  In English III — a course for juniors that uses American literature to develop reading and writing skills — we’re addressing these goals with a several-week project […]

Governor’s School (post by Hawbridge senior Marilla Morrison)

Editor’s Note: North Carolina’s Governor’s School is a unique program designed specifically for the special needs of gifted and talented students. Being invited to Governor’s School is an honor bestowed on only a small number of North Carolina’s high school students each year. This past summer I had the honor of spending five and a […]