Among the places future chemistry teacher Michael Mishali traveled the past two years is Timna Park in Southern Israel. “I’ve been to lots of wonderful places but my top spots aren’t really determined by the place so much as the people,” wrote Mishali. Photo by Eliza Uster, Mishali’s friend and travel companion

Faculty Updates

May 22, 2019

Former teacher at Jordan Middle School (currently known as Greene Middle School), Michael Mishali, will...

Bloom adjusts one of the three telescopes he brought to show students Jupiter. “Every now and then, I get this flash of being this tiny little part of something much, much bigger,” Bloom says.

Beyond Space

October 12, 2018

“What? Wait. What? You can see the ring. You can see the ring!” says Senior Maria Fletcher, one of 20 or ...

Olah discusses questions with his AP Biology students Naomi Jekcer-Eshel (left) and Nathan Strope (right). Although he enjoys teaching, one benefit of teaching fewer classes is the reduced grading, according to Olah. Photo by Anna Tomz

Q&A With New Science Instructional Lead Erik Olah

October 12, 2018

Teaching transition After 15 years teaching, 12 of which at Palo Alto High School, Erik Olah is now ...