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A weasel promise

I just saw this story on education in which Labour is promising to remove tax breaks from private schools if they don’t show more social responsibility. 243 more words

Election Response to Education Age

I was asked by The Age to respond to questions about the Victorian State election to be held on 29 November 2014. Here is my response: 258 more words

Independent Schools

Mount Carmel Academy

Mount Carmel Academy is located in a suburban setting in the City of New Orleans and within walking distance of Lake Pontchartrain.
School Schedule (Hours in day): four 75-minute class periods that rotate daily… 8 more words

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Why Choose an Independent School?

One of the questions I hear most frequently from prospective parents is one that runs to the core of our school identity and mission:

What does it mean that Morgan Park Academy is an independent school? 428 more words


Lakeland School

At Lakeland School, our personal approach to learning begins with a commitment to small classes where education, not crowd control, is the focus of the day. 55 more words

Independent Schools

What's the Value of a Community School Education?

It’s been a super rainy fall here in Twisp. ┬áMany a day sees our kids come in wearing their Bogs and rain jackets, and this is a good thing because at least once a week they go off into the great outdoors to learn about nature IN nature. 332 more words

Don't Be Idle

Have you ever wondered how you can have a direct impact on reducing greenhouse gases?

According to the national inventory[1] that the U.S. prepares annually under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), transportation represented 27% of total U.S. 185 more words