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Heading Towards the Finish Line: Ending the School Year Strong

By Charlotte Foster, English Department Head, Westminster School Does your child lose motivati...

8 months ago

Teaching Children How to DIY Has Compounding Effects

Today's children spend nearly five to seven hours a day in front of a screen. While they...

8 months ago

How to Submit a Late Application to Private Schools

Written by Liz Yee, Director of Admissions at Lowell School As the school year comes to a clo...

8 months ago

BASIS Independent McLean: Instilling Wonder and Inquiry in Students from Day One

The earliest years of a child’s life are filled with crucial “aha!” moments as they make coun...

9 months ago

Building a Strong Partnership Between School and Home

By: Gretchen Herbst, Director of Admission and Financial Aid Congressional School, Falls Church, VA...

9 months ago

Homework Solutions in the Age of Distraction

By: Devorah Heitner, Author, founder of Raising Digital Natives: At curriculum night, the teac...

9 months ago

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What is the greatest gift? The greatest gift is a human life. How will your child’s life be shaped by his elementary school experience?

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