I have visited schools all over the world. From the poverty of South African Township schools to the richness of Newport Beach schools in California. I have worked with teachers overwhelmed and struggling to make progress and high achieving institutes in Shanghai and Singapore. Now and then I came across a school worthy of special mention. Oxon Hill Middle School is such a place.
This is one from the 1992 archives. Of course this was a prototype for Bear Grylls Survival TV Shows. Dot Ginn was working on several Roamer design projects, here she reported on one of them. How does Roamer survive if stranded on a desert island. (more…)