"What is the simplest/easiest (even useful) iPhone/iPod app for middle-schoolers to "program" (comparable to "Hello, World") to demonstrate to themselves that they can actually create their "own" program that runs on…"
"I have been working with recent college graduates possibly interested in a career (or at least a job) in independent schools, who are interested in iPhone apps. They/we have been self-teaching from books and from Stanford's iTunes U offerings…"
"Arguably it is Financial Sustainability that is the sine qua non of survival for a school, either supported by the public purse or independent thereof. States and cities in devastating financial condition are closing unsupportable public schools to…"
We invite all members of the independent school community to contribute ideas on possible "markers of excellence" for any or all of the five NAIS sustainabilities: Financial, Demographic, Programmatic, Global and Environmental.