Wilkes University


Gardner Educational Forum at Wilkes University Examines Education in Independent Schools

The Drs. Robert S. and Judith A. Gardner Educational Forum Series at Wilkes University begins its fall lecture series on Thursday, Sept. 17 with an examination of education in independent schools. The topic for the discussion is “Teaching and Learning in Independent Schools” and features guest speakers William Norwig, head of school at Rock Solid Academy; Thomas Hood, head of school at MMI Preparatory School; Dennis Puhalla, head of school at Wyoming Seminary Montessori School; and Randy Granger, academic dean at Wyoming Seminary Upper School. The discussion takes place in the Arnaud C. Marts Sports and Conference Center, Room 214, from 4:30-6 p.m.

The event is free and open to the public. Teachers can earn Act 48 credit for attending. For more information, please contact Dr. Robert S. Gardner, associate professor of education, Wilkes University, at 570-408-4686 or at robert.gardner@wilkes.edu.