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Students and Affinity Groups

We took 17 students to Governor’s Academy to hear renowned speaker Rosetta Lee discuss the importance of racial diversity, and why affinity groups further both cultural and racial understanding on our campuses. 27 more words

Independent Schools

Why Is Standardized Testing A Novel Experience For Walden Students?

adapted from Director’s Notes written by Matt Allio in previous years

The standardized testing experience at Walden School is novel because our faculty looks for depth in skills and content and not simply repetition of the covered material. 491 more words

LISTEN: Lawrence Students in Studio!

Last week, two of our Upper School students – Sarah and Quinn – went to the studio at 95.5 FM The Fish in Independence, Ohio, to record their parts for a series of radio advertisements for Lawrence School. 115 more words

Lawrence School

Paying Attention to Details & Working in the “Best School in the World”

When we opened the year with teachers in August, I shared with them that I thought our school was in a privileged position in that we have multiple supports and a series of accumulated advantages that allow us to create one of the best schools in the world. 882 more words


Quest Academy

Quest Academy provides gifted children with a challenging curriculum and a nurturing environment. Our program emphasizes sound character along with scholarship and creativity in both the academics and the arts. 24 more words

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“Michael Gove’s explanation is that he is locked in a struggle with “The Blob” – the name he and his allies give to the educational establishment which is inspired by the 1950’s film” Nick Robinson… 1,681 more words