Classroom Innovations Podcast

Welcome to "Classroom Innovations," our new podcast series that gives you an inside look at academic life at Landon. Through a series of conversations with different teacher-coach-mentors and administrators that always last less than 10 minutes, Classroom Innovations shows how different learning strategies help our boys learn best.

Episode 5: Landon Summer

The Landon Summer 2019 program is open for registration! In our fifth Classroom Innovations podcast, Director of Auxiliary Programs Jamie Simon discusses how our camp program can broaden your son's learning in the summer months.

Episode 3: Experiential Learning

In our third episode, we sit down with Mr. Case Anderson, one of Landon's Middle School English teachers and discuss how teacher-coach-mentors weave the world around us into their curricula.

Episode 1: Project Zero

In our first episode, Landon World Languages Chair Dr. Troy Prinkey discusses how Landon uses a learning approach that focuses on deep thinking, creativity, and ethics called "Project Zero."

Episode 4: Memorable Moments

In our fourth installment, we speak with two Landon teacher-coach-mentors who employ a creative teaching technique that turns a cut-and-dry lesson into a memorable moment for the boys. 

Episode 2: Flipping the Classroom

What if students could watch video lectures at home and work on homework in class alongside their teachers? Hear from two teachers implementing that teaching method at Landon.

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Eric Harrison

This blog post is written by Form II Dean Eric Harrison about a school-wide summer reading initiative for all faculty and staff.  Michael Reichert’s How to Raise a Boy is a “roadmap for helping boys grow into strong and compassionate men,” according to the author. Harrison talks about how the book impacted his mindset as an educator and as a man.

Kapelina and Kalish are Academic All-Americans

USA Water Polo has announced that varsity water polo student-athletes Alex Kapelina ’20 and Logan Kalish ’21 have been named as Academic All-Americans award winners for the 2018-19 school year. 

Lower School boys play basketball at recess

Lower School students receive additional recess time in their daily schedule in 2019-20 as research demonstrates a tie between exercise and brain development.