From: Teachers.Net on 2 Dec 2009 10:49
A school principal rues the loss of authentic play
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Todd R. Nelson is an interesting principal! He's been a public and
private school English teacher and administrator for 29 years, in
schools in Cambridge, San Francisco, Chicago and Maine. He is
principal at the Adams School in Castine, Maine, a 54 student K-8
school on the town common in a little town on the coast, where he gets
to play four-square at recess, play his bagpipes, and write musicals
for the all-school play.
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