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Looking at Art
  • Early Childhood
  • Lower School
  • Middle School
Jess Loyd, 4th-8th Grade Art Teacher

Looking at art can help you gain different perspectives, engage new thought processes, and find a commonality with others. But where do you begin? Discover how art teacher, Jess Loyd, introduced the idea of looking at art to her middle school classes and how you can follow the same steps to begin exploring art!

  • arts
  • visual arts
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Preschooler practicing mindfulness
  • Early Childhood
  • Parenting
Kara Lewis, Preschool 4/5 Teacher

Slowing down, breathing deeply, and observing the world around you are all ways to become mindful and aware. Learn how preschoolers are making mindfulness a regular practice in order to build healthy habits.

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Students Walking Into School
  • Early Childhood
  • Parenting
Dr. David Botkin, Director of Student Services

While separation from parents at the start of the school day can be difficult for some children, there are several strategies that can help mitigate their discomfort. Discover ways to help your early childhood student transition into a new school-year routine. 

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Kindergarten students considering research topics on iPads
  • Early Childhood
Randi Bowling, Kindergarten Teacher

Just as kindergarten students had begun work on their first-ever research projects, COVID-19 forced the closure of schools. Read about how this hands-on research project quickly shifted from an in-class experience to an incredibly successful distance learning project thanks to the collaborative efforts of students, teachers, and families.

  • academics
  • Reggio
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