Monthly Archives: November 2012

A Time for Giving Thanks and Modeling Gratitude‚Ķ

After a Fall fraught with storms and the associated losses (much closer to home than we are used to),¬† this past week has been a time for family and friends and gratitude. I am so grateful for all the TPS … Continue reading

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Customized education… the wave of the future or a passing fad?

I have been sheepishly using the term “personalize” for our unique educational experience. This piece in Forbes illuminates the question and ties in nicely with our faculty summer reading about creativity and a new educational vision. http://www.forbes.com/sites/skollworldforum/2012/11/12/why-we-need-a-fundamental-shift-in-how-we-approach-education/

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NYC Dept of Ed suggests resources for materials at home…

http://schools.nyc.gov/Academics/learnathome/default.htm

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