Author Archives: scottbritt12

About scottbritt12

Learning about my passion for writing and spreading the love.

News Analysis

Rise of The Volunteers When UGA students offer to volunteer with the Athens-Clarke County School District, they are practically shoved in the direction of first grade classrooms and the media centers of elementary, middle, and high schools. This isn’t because

News Analysis

Rise of The Volunteers When UGA students offer to volunteer with the Athens-Clarke County School District, they are practically shoved in the direction of first grade classrooms and the media centers of elementary, middle, and high schools. This isn’t because

Profile Piece

What A Principal Does When He Can’t Micromanage It’s 4:03 p.m. School’s out, and the halls are quiet. Still, the principal with the freshly undone tie is stationed in his leather chair. Dozens of documents are strewn across his desk.

Profile Piece

What A Principal Does When He Can’t Micromanage It’s 4:03 p.m. School’s out, and the halls are quiet. Still, the principal with the freshly undone tie is stationed in his leather chair. Dozens of documents are strewn across his desk.

Trend Story

An Extension of Sisterhood  The Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority is an organization that promotes sisterhood amongst its members. However, the University of Georgia Eta Xi chapter of the sorority decided to extend this sisterhood to young women who are in

Trend Story

An Extension of Sisterhood  The Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority is an organization that promotes sisterhood amongst its members. However, the University of Georgia Eta Xi chapter of the sorority decided to extend this sisterhood to young women who are in

Infographic

Infographic On Clarke County Schools and The Achievement Gap

Infographic

Infographic On Clarke County Schools and The Achievement Gap

My Dream Job

If I had to choose a news outlet that I really wanted to work for, it would be edweek.org. This organization provides information, analysis, and updates on the issues and progress of grade school American education. The writing is clear

My Dream Job

If I had to choose a news outlet that I really wanted to work for, it would be edweek.org. This organization provides information, analysis, and updates on the issues and progress of grade school American education. The writing is clear

Critiquing Multimedia Pieces

http://www.edweek.org/ew/section/infographics/campaign-finance-education-industry.html EdWeek used this infographic to show how the education industry funds election campaigns and lobbying activities. The infographic specifically highlights the education industry’s disproportional level of spendings on campaigning versus lobbying efforts. I find this helpful because many times

Critiquing Multimedia Pieces

http://www.edweek.org/ew/section/infographics/campaign-finance-education-industry.html EdWeek used this infographic to show how the education industry funds election campaigns and lobbying activities. The infographic specifically highlights the education industry’s disproportional level of spendings on campaigning versus lobbying efforts. I find this helpful because many times

A Simple Infographic

New York Times Infographic The above infographic is simple but detailed. That is the most appealing infographic to me, one that ensures simplicity. Looking over several different infographics, I noticed that many were confusing. Some presented too much information at

A Simple Infographic

New York Times Infographic The above infographic is simple but detailed. That is the most appealing infographic to me, one that ensures simplicity. Looking over several different infographics, I noticed that many were confusing. Some presented too much information at