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Students and Faculty Study, Explore in Spain

This summer, Mr. Neil Cifuentes of the SM Modern Language Department accompanied a group of five St. Markers to Segovia, Spain, for study, service, and cultural immersion. 102 more words

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Love NZ by Messi

Me and Master Teddy on Piha beach with Russell Norman.

On Sunday I went to hear Russell Norman’s Green Party speech about why deep sea oil mining is horrible. 56 more words


Global Citizenship: A Stab in the Dark

I have recently been trying to deconstruct and analyze the notion of global citizenship, mostly as a tangential interest into some other research, but also in light on this omni-present commodification of education and attacks from neoliberal camps. 91 more words

The Safety of Air Travel

Just now, the news is reporting that there’s been another big plane crash this year. As in the previous incidents, they don’t know for sure what happened, but it looks like the plane went down over Mali, in the Sahara Desert of West Africa. 367 more words

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Hacking Travel and Education

This weekend, I participated in my first hackathon, where adults get to do their own project-based learning. A hackathon is an event where web developers and designers compete to create new products in a limited amount of time. 976 more words


Developing an Entrepreneurial spirit in your child: Tips for parents

1. Create leadership opportunities

Your children may not get the opportunity to be a leader at school so why not create your own leadership opportunities for them. 995 more words


The Power of Reflection: Niswarth Program Puts Praxis into Practice

Guest Blogger: Janine Ko

Purposefully reflecting on what we’ve learned helps us learn more effectively, according to a new report from HEC Paris, Harvard Business School, and the University of North Carolina.   1,457 more words