STEAMed Magazine July 2015 - Page 32

do indeed matter with our students at the center of our collective journey. Bringing STEAM into the equation at Wiley provided a much-needed thematic focus for our school community. I am grateful for the heroics of our teachers and community partners nobly serving the needs of our students. Our shared vision of STEAM proved that we could make it happen for our kids. Graduate-level classes in Arts Integration & STEAM. Any class, any time! Sean Gaillard served as principal at Wiley Magnet Middle School in Winston-Salem, NC for six years. Recently, he was named principal of John F. Kennedy Middle School, also in WinstonSalem, NC. He is an active presence on Twitter with #Read4Fun, #CelebrateMonday and @EdCampGlobal. Sean is the host of #EdBeat, a weekly Twitter Chat for all educators. Recently, he was named by IgniteforSchools.com as one of the “15 Awesome Principals to Follow on Twitter.” You can follow him on Twitter at @smgaillard. Sean’s passion is his family. He resides in North Carolina with his wife and their three daughters. NO PERMISSION REQUIRED: BRINGING STEAM TO LIFE IN K-12 SCHOOLS Want evidence of STEAM working? This practical book provides case studies, an implementation plan and lessons for K-12 focused entirely on the integrated STEAM process. LEARN MORE & REGISTER HERE: 32 classes.educationcloset.co m