Spring Expectations

Today during Morning Meeting for grades three to five, Mrs. Cyman had the boys sing, “Inch by inch, row by row, gonna make this garden grow….,” in anticipation of warmer days ahead. After a wintery few weeks in Maryland, many of us are quite anxious for temperature well above freezing. As the day ended, the … More Spring Expectations

Springing Forward with New Ideas

During Wednesday’s faculty meeting, Dr. Webster held a “debriefing” on our recent NAIS (National Association of Independent Schools) conference in Baltimore. Teachers were invited to share some of the new thoughts and ideas that the conference generated for them. The conversation was animated with discussion of meaningful workshops, new insight about assessment, and creative techniques … More Springing Forward with New Ideas