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Private Middle & High School Admissions in 2021

Middle school and high school applications are still changing in light of the pandemic and distance-learning, even with a return to school in the fall, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t prepare for them! We sat down with one of our trusted admissions counselors, Mary Folsom, to compare ... Read More

 

Musings on Learning English

My experiences learning English―what can we take from that as a English native learning foreign languages? I grew up in Switzerland, a little country in the middle of Europe and with 4 official languages: Swiss German (the written language is German), French, Italian, and a curious one:- ... Read More

 

Suggested Materials for Remote Learning

Happy back-to-school season! As we get ready for the 2020-21 academic year, most students will be preparing for remote learning, whether their school schools are fully online or have a hybrid learning setup. What does back-to-school shopping look like during COVID-19 remote learning? Here are ... Read More

 

K-8 Learning Pods

We know all too well how difficult distance learning is on our students, and for our K-8 students in particular! If there’s anything we learned from the spring transition to shelter in place, it’s that our students need more support than schools can provide in a large, virtual classroom ... Read More

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