President Barack Obama: "You've got Alex Emerson, who showed us how his 8th grade class at Brookwood School in Massachusetts changed the definition of "pen pals" by video chatting with students in Uganda. And one of the things they did was collaborate on cookstoves that help families in rural areas cook safer and with cleaner energy."
At about 9 a.m. Monday morning, with impressive accuracy and remarkable precision, a Windover Construction workman wielded the giant scoop of John Deere 450 long body excavator and began the demolition of Brookwood’s old Kindergarten and Grade 1 classrooms. After months of construction and the big move to the grades' new classrooms just over one week ago, the milestone of saying goodbye to the old space was underway.
Brookwood's Administrators - John Peterman, Barb Liston, Nancy Evans, Lisa Johnson and Evan Diamond - are now on Twitter.
One day each week (Barb on Mondays, Nancy on Tuesdays, John on Wednesdays, Evan on Thursdays, and Lisa on Fridays), the thoughts and comments of one of these five are featured on the @BrookwoodSchool Twitter feed.
Click the Twitter icon on the brookwood.edu nav bar and tune into reflections, "overheard in the halls," experiences in classrooms, and other Brookwood "goings-on" along with events, news, and campus updates. #BrookwoodSchoolTweets