Carol Locher Ransone ’14 (PhD Leadership & Change) has joined BB&T – one of the largest financial services companies in the country – as Senior Vice President within the Risk Management Organization. Her new role will be to partner with those introducing change within the organization to facilitate the process and ensure that changes have strategic/risk alignment and effective execution.
What if classrooms were envisioned as a small democracy? What if our students practiced democracy in their classroom year after year? Further, what if they knew they deserved it? Kate Sipe, ’02, Antioch University Seattle MA in Education with Graduate Teacher Preparation and an adjunct faculty who teaches Classroom Management courses, published a timely post in Medium in the wake of the 2020 Presidential election about the importance of democratic schools and teaching civics to our children: “Psst… Hey teachers… Let’s teach civics in our classrooms every single day.” Start today. Start small. Just start. Let your classroom be a microcosm