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Rebekah Kinney

Professional Development Coordinator

Rebekah Kinney has been at Darlington since 2002 and currently serves as the professional development coordinator. Previously, she was the technology integration specialist and coordinator, a fourth-grade and kindergarten teacher, and was a member of the house duty staff. Rebekah holds a B.S. and an M.Ed. from Berry College. At Darlington, she has received the Brown Faculty Award and was an inaugural recipient of the Carla and Leonard Wood Faculty Professional Development Endowment Award. She and her husband, Owen, an Upper School science teacher, are the parents of Ian ('17), Elliot ('19) and Noah ('23).

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B.S. Berry College
M.Ed. Berry College

Professional Development Spotlight: GISA Presentations

Upper School | Rebekah Kinney, October 10, 2019
The Georgia Independent School Association annual conference will take place on Monday, Nov. 4 at the Tallulah Falls school in Tallulah Falls, Ga. and five members of the Darlington faculty will be presenting at the conference.

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Coffee EDU: Building LEGO EV3 Robots

July 19, 2019
Several teachers came to our Coffee EDU workshop to learn how to build and program a LEGO EV3 Robot.

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The Importance of Playtime in Learning

PK-8 | Rebekah Kinney, July 8, 2019
Our MakerChallenge camps provided engineering challenges and robot programming opportunities to our campers. After the camp wrapped up, I've reflected a bit on the importance of learning through play.

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Teaching With Passion: Darlington Coffee EDU

Upper School | Beth Wardlaw, June 26, 2019
Each Tuesday morning, Darlington faculty have the opportunity to participate in Darlington Coffee Edu. The purpose of Coffee Edu is to foster growth, build relationships, and collaborate with peers while learning new ideas to use in the classroom.

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Promising Directions for Personalized Learning

Curriculum Connections | Rebekah Kinney, February 20, 2019
Thanks to the Thatcher Faculty Development Fund, I had an opportunity to learn more about personalized learning at the Future of Education Technology Conference (FETC) in Orlando, Florida.

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Future of Education Technology Conference

PK-8 | Beth Wardlaw, February 13, 2019
I recently had the opportunity to go to the Future of Education Technology Conference (FETC) in Orlando, Florida, thanks to the Thatcher Faculty Development Grant.

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Maker Kitchen Challenge

October 24, 2018
The Upper School Design Thinking class completed a project called "Maker Kitchen Challenge" where the class was tasked with creating something that has not been invented.

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Professional Development Spotlight: Fail Fast, Learn Quickly

Academic Administration | Beth Wardlaw, August 1, 2018
I had the pleasure of attending STL in the ATL this past week and was able to connect with so many incredible people from all over the country, all passionate about the same thing: building a better educational experience for our students.

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Some faculty, staff to take on new roles

June 11, 2018
The following faculty and staff members will take on new and/or additional job roles at Darlington in 2018-19.

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Get to Know: Rebekah Kinney

Communications | Jennifer Collins, April 20, 2018
Rebekah Kinney has been a part of the Darlington Community for over 13 years. How well do you know Mrs. Kinney? Let's get to know her better in this installment of our "Get to Know" series.

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