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John Bellaschi

John Bellaschi

Director of Ethics, Service and Leadership and Paul L. Banfield Endowed Chair in Ethics
B.A., Economics, Stanford University
J.D., Law, Notre Dame Law School
Upper School

John was born and raised in the Washington, D.C., area. He lives with his wife and their three children in McLean, Virginia. Teaching is his second career: Prior to coming to Landon, John was a partner at the law firm McGuire Woods. He is thankful to wake up each morning with a loving family and a wonderful job at Landon where he teaches, coaches, and advises tomorrow’s leaders.

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Learning black history through book tastings

Lower School Bears celebrate Black History Month through a new experiential learning program that allows them to explore different facets of African American culture.

Be a human: listen to your heart and the world around us

The following blog post is adapted from an ethics speech given by Middle School social studies teacher-coach-mentor Brian Reilly '09 (right, alongside Associate Director of College Counseling and fellow Landon alum Forbes Mann '04).In it, Reilly reflects on what he believes makes humans unique, and how we have the opportunity to be global citizens.