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TNCS Head of School Attends NAIS Conference!

This year, Baltimore City had the good fortune to host the 2017 NAIS conference—and The New Century School didn’t pass up the convenient opportunity to attend! 660 more words

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"It Was As If I Came Home": Diasie Sammy-Christopher on Finding Support and Homecoming at Goddard

Listen to Diasie Sammy-Christopher talk about “….getting to Vermont without knowing anyone, and I felt like I was home.” These videos are part of a series done by videographer Alexander Love. 20 more words


TNCS Bids Farewell to an Original!

After 7 years at The New Century School, primary teacher Catherine Lawson, of the Pear Tree classroom, is embarking on an exciting new life chapter and is consequently moving from the area. 1,153 more words

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Learning That Reveals Itself in the Everyday and in Community: Joe Mason on Studying Sustainability

How to engage in education that reveals itself in the the everyday and over time? Listen to what Joe Mason, a Social Innovation and Sustainability student, has to say about this process in his studies and community. 18 more words

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Pedagogical progress, or second best

If there’s a better solution, use it!

I often hear schools tell me that they’re just going to keep with their existing software because it’s the easier on the staff than changing. 706 more words

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New Perspectives and Conversations: Hayley Lewis and Joe Mason

Finding new perspectives and conversations in central to GGI studies. Listen to what students Joe Mason and Hayley Lewis have to say about this process. These videos are part of a series done by videographer Alexander Love. 6 more words

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TNCS's Second Annual Art Show Beguiles Attendants!

The Arts are an integral part of every school day at The New Century School. Visual arts teacher (and newlywed, hence the name change) Elisabeth Davies hosted the first-ever TNCS student art show during the 2015–2016 school year, but her show this year took it to a new level. 492 more words

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