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Peterson's Author Helps Students Achieve Their Education Goals

Peterson’s is more than just information for students and teachers. Just last week, Justin Ross Muchnick, author of Peterson’s The Boarding School Survival Guide, awarded two students $1,000 scholarships for their essays, which he called “honest, thoughtful, and authentic.” The two winning incoming freshmen are Bob Moore from Louisville, KY, who will be attending McCallie School in Chattanooga, TN, and Elise Hogan from Sicklerville, NJ, who will be attending St. 244 more words

Education News

Shepherds Hill Academy Workshops Are a Success

Many parents consider the Shepherds Hill Academy (SHA) workshops a success.

The SHA workshops provide cultural insights for parents. Our goal is to teach parents to prepare their family household for their child’s return home from Shepherds Hill. 50 more words


Gold D of E 2015

Up bright and early after dancing the night away at the Summer Ball, nine Year 12 students set off to the Brecon Beacons for their qualifying… 207 more words


Boarding schools are everywhere

I live in Iowa, noted for its sweet corn, political theater, and bike ride across the state (RAGBRAI) this time of year. We have many charms, but a long list of boarding schools is not one of them. 345 more words

Book Review

Muslim Boarding School within Markazi Mosque Compund in UK Threatens to Expel Students for Mixing with Other Children

Al Arabiya — A Muslim boarding school in the UK which threatens to expel students for mixing with other children has received a “good” rating by the government’s school inspection body, the website of Sky News reported on Saturday. 77 more words


The Mockingbirds


I didn’t think I was going to like it. Because when I started reading the book, the lead character seemed to have no voice, except for her sarcastic inner thoughts. 470 more words

Read A Book And Find Me...

Playacting at adulthood.

First things first.

I went for a run yesterday during the heat of the afternoon.  I am really and truly in the contemplation stage of becoming a morning person, and even though it seems really self-explanatory, I’m having a difficult time getting to bed at a reasonable time, and when I… 446 more words