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Thoughts / Reflections from the People of Color Conference, Anaheim CA

Two weeks ago, I went with three of my colleagues from school to the People of Color Conference in Anaheim, California, organized by the National Association of Independent Schools. 1,037 more words

I'm Awake

Student-centered Learning Environments: Redesigning One Fourth Grade Classroom

“It is sobering to realize that the majority of American schools today, barring a minority of interesting experiments, look as they did at the end of the last century” 682 more words

K-12 Schools

The Inside Scoop To Independent Schools

KIDSORTED has teamed up with Leyla daCosta from Bespoke Consultant to host an evening for parents considering private schooling for their children. Enjoy a talk that will address the most frequently asked questions regarding prep and secondary school choices. 99 more words

Secondary Schools

A Parent's View on Waring's Value Proposition

I recently had the pleasure of sitting down with Waring Parent, professional magazine editor, John Knowles, who discussed what he sees as Waring’s value proposition — what sets Waring apart from other learning institutions. 173 more words

Standing on the Shoulders of Giants

Much of what I learned about teaching came from my father. In 2014, he was recognized by the Vermont Council on the Humanities as Teacher of the Year in the Humanities. 230 more words

New England Boarding Schools

Repost: You’re Not at Your Best When You’re Stressed

Recently, I was privileged to sit on a panel at a local independent school when they previewed the documentary, American Promise to students, parents, and faculty. 745 more words

College Success

EHCP - Not quite a silver bullet

By Cross and Ginger

So, my child has his EHCP.  I thought at the beginning, that this would be the end of the battle.  If you’re reading this thinking “Er, well surely it is!” sorry to say, it’s actually just getting started. 854 more words

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