Category: Education for Special Needs

Living & Learning with Dyslexia

By Guest Blogger Emily Elrod Dyslexia is the word that changed the way we view our words today. The day we received the official diagnosis that Crawford was dyslexic, I...

Resources for Special Needs

Updated by Sarah Blackwell Speech Therapy, Down Syndrome, Autism, ADHD, Developmental Disabilities, Terminal Illness … when you child has a special need, it can be...

Doing Good Things Series: Mosaic

By Guest Blogger Dawn Ashby Caldwell A few weeks ago, I attended the Greensboro Holiday Market and came across a vendor booth with the most adorable and unique art. The...

Building Self-Confidence in Students: an Integral Part of The Noble Academy Way

By Guest Blogger Kelly Heritage, College Testing Coordinator at Noble Academy One of my favorite authors, Jodi Picoult, wrote, “When you’re different, sometimes...

Oct. 24, 2017: NGFS Preschool and Lower School Open House

Preschool and Lower School Open House New Garden Friends School Tuesday, Oct. 24 8:30-10 a.m. 1128 New Garden Road, Greensboro, N.C. 27410 Learn more about our...

Creating a Coding Club through math class at Noble Academy

By Guest Blogger Barb Kilpatrick, faculty member at Noble Academy  “Coding is the new literacy. To thrive in tomorrow’s society, young people must learn to design,...

Behavior and Attention Issues at School: Team Up with the Teacher!

By Guest Blogger Adrian Greene In my ten-plus years of working with exceptional children in the public school system, one issue that I find recurrent year after year is...

Transitions

By Guest Blogger Jessie Tucker Mitchell It’s mid-October and autumn has brought falling leaves, pumpkins on front porches, and crisp, clear mornings; the school year...

Scouting is for Anybody

By Guest Blogger Jenny B. Scouting is for anybody. My son and I are living proof. We experience what’s great about Scouting every day, but there is one day in...

Take a Walk on the IDEApath

By Guest Blogger Matt Zigler, Noble Academy Creative Director Creativity is second nature to us when we are young and ideas come at a fast and furious pace. In fact,...