Bay Delegates at NAIS People of Color Conference

Bay Students at NAIS PoCC/SDLC

A group of Bay students are, as we speak, attending the annual National Association of Independent Schools' People of Color Conference/Student Diversity Leadership Conference in Maryland, to which we send a delegation every year. The student conference is devoted to developing student leadership in the areas of diversity, equity and inclusion. Attending Student Diversity Leadership …

Professional Development in Action: Lori Cohen’s Feature Stories

Recently, humanities teacher Lori Cohen presented at the California Association of Teachers of English (CATE) Conference in Santa Clara. Her session, called “Creative Nonfiction and the Common Core,” focused on “how to meet the Common Core State Standards through asking students to write feature stories.” During this presentation, participants learned “strategies and approaches that allow …

Reflections: Stanford Model UN Conference

The Bay School’s student participants in the Stanford Model United Nations Conference reflect on their experiences. Click here to flip through photos from the conference. Please note: Keep an eye out for a separate update detailing Bay students’ recent participation in Harvard Model Congress, held Jan. 18-21. Student reflections: Gemma ’13 representing Vietnam on the …

Harvard Model U.N. Conference

Between the 25th and 29th of January, 12 delegates from Bay’s Model United Nations club flew to Boston for a Harvard-sponsored conference. This was our third conference this year, and Bay School’s first ever out-of- state conference. Over 3,000 people attended the conference from 37 countries worldwide—coming together to simulate United Nations committee sessions. For …