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Social Change Takes On the Enviroment

Last week was #ChangeMakers week on campus. Our office has focused a lot on the social issues when it comes to change: LGBTQ rights and issues, hunger and homelessness, diversity, economic inequality, women’s rights, struggling veterans, and more. 354 more words

Student Government Association

Student-Led Conferences Focus on Learning and Presentation in Fletcher


In Fletcher, sixth graders have deconstructed the traditional parent-teacher conference format in favor of Student-Led Conferences (SLC’s), and the structure is getting rave reviews.

“The student is the main player in the conference process,” sixth grade teacher Jasmine Tremblay told students. 983 more words


Who represents student voice?

Please welcome guest blogger, Sophie Schneider, who poses important questions for student voice practitioners.  

In the past 6 years, I have had the privilege of being an advocate for student voice, or a student voice practitioner if you will. 1,438 more words


Up for Debate at GEMS

When you enter Matt Toof’s 6th Grade Social Studies classroom on a debate day, excitement and energy are front-and-center, along with a hefty emphasis on the development of… 573 more words


Asking the hard questions.

I wanted to continue with my previous post on learning to lead yourself and provide you with a few more thoughts and ideas. I can not emphasize the importance of this principal and getting it under control before you try to lead others. 624 more words

Leadership Lab

BFA Fairfax Student-Athletes Shine at 2015 VSADA Athletic Leadership Conference

On November 9 and 10, eight BFA Fairfax student-athletes attended the 2015 Athletic Leadership Conference hosted by the Vermont State Athletic Directors Association (VSADA). This annual event, held at the Burlington Sheraton Hotel and Conference Center, brings together 300 of the top student-athletes from high schools all around Vermont for two days of leadership training and team building exercises led by renowned state and nationwide speakers. 222 more words


Students Embrace Boundless Possibilities at BFA Fairfax

It has been an exciting week in the Guidance Office at BFA-Fairfax as several Seniors sent out their first applications to college to meet the Early Action deadlines of numerous colleges and universities. 216 more words