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Summer Fun and Nature

For many families, we have officially come to the midway point in the summer. However, there is still time to have fun in late July and early August before school … Continue reading

July 19, 2013 · 1 Comment

Geoffrey Canada: Our failing schools. Enough is enough!

In a TED Talk Education segment, education advocate Geoffrey Canada challenges schools to think about relevant school data, consider the consumer (parents/students), and develop systematic shifts in order to help … Continue reading

July 13, 2013 · 1 Comment

Read This Now!

Each week, I’d like to use principalaim to highlight an educational perspective that I share or that I might be reflecting upon.  My first entry for Read This Now  focuses on one … Continue reading

June 19, 2013 · 1 Comment

Student Success & Cooperative Learning

It is becoming more and more difficult to motivate student success because so many of our students come to the classroom with varying abilities and lack of interest in learning; … Continue reading

June 19, 2013 · 1 Comment

A Moment of Pause

Many Lower School educators, across the country, are grappling with the question of how much is too much for young children? As a result, we also wonder if we over–program … Continue reading

June 9, 2013 · 2 Comments