How to Learn: the Backwards Bike and Learning New Study Habits

The start of the second term in the Middle School brings basketball practices, new art courses, and a fresh page on year-long courses. It is also the time when we can start to look back at the year so far and turn up the conversation about how each of us can learn more about how to learn. I talked this

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Talking About Progress and What Students Are Learning

The midpoint of the first trimester has brought with it Official Notes and conversations about study skills, growth, and achievement. As you discuss the pursuit of excellence and what it means for you in making adjustments over the next five weeks of the term, here are three recent articles that can help us form a long-term vantage point about what

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Act Now to Join SA Volunteers at Maker Faire Pittsburgh

Here is more official information about the Maker Faire Pittsburgh field trip option that we talked about in morning announcements on Tuesday. Student Volunteer Team to Work at Maker Faire Pittsburgh What: Maker Faire Pittsburgh When: Saturday, October 10, 10am-3pm (“on duty” at 11am) Who: Anyone who’s interested in engineering, creating, building, tinkering, or MAKING This is a great STEM-related

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