CATCH This: Who Will We Help?

Earlier in the week students began this year’s CATCH program. CATCH, which stands for Children’s Actions That Create Hope, is a large part of our philanthropy and service program in the Middle School. Each grade of students is in charge of making a donation  from an endowed fund at Sewickley Academy to a charitable organization of their choice. Students choose

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The changing nature of digital skills

Here’s a story about how I came to realize just how the mobile computing wave has changed the way we learn and use technology. Two weeks ago, as I prepared to introduce our CATCH philanthropy program, I wanted to show students an example of a digital story similar to what they might create for their own group’s awareness-raising presentation to

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