March Madness Comes To An End

Poetry

March Madness Comes to an End… No – not basketball, but the poetry competition in 7th grade! For the past month, 7th graders have been studying poetry and each selected two of their favorite published poems to share with their peers as part of the poetry competition. Over the past several weeks, the students spent [...]

The Secrets of Success

How-Children-Succeed

Grit: courage and resolve; strength of character. There seems to be an increasing discussion on the concept of grit, specifically evaluating the characteristics of what it takes for someone to succeed.  Even just last week, I attended the National Association of Independent Schools conference and some of the key underlying themes of the keynote speakers [...]