Category: Elementary

Summertime Plan, Don’t Let Their Skills Cool Off!

By Guest Blogger Michaela Greene, MS, CCC-SLP Another school year is reaching its end! This working mom of two elementary school age kids is super excited for a break...

Play is Kind, Play is Smart, Play is Important!

By Dennette Bailey As a kindergarten teacher who was previously a preschool teacher, I am seeing something very strange in the classroom. There is no play. In fact,...

May 6, 2018: High Point Friends School Open House

High Point Friends School Open House Preschool – 8th Grade May 6, 2018 2:00 – 4:00pm (floating times) with a special Kindergarten curriculum overview at 2:00...

Great Leaders Make Great Camps

By Jeff Turner, Director of Co-Curricular Programs at Summit School Research shows that the single most important variable in a student’s classroom success is the...

St. Leo School: Where Community meets Family

By Guest Blogger Melissa Kinsley, Director, Marketing, Communications & Admissions What makes a school unique is its sense of community. What makes it truly...

What Should All Kids be Taught? Entrepreneurship!

By Nathan Battle, Director of Entrepreneurship at Forsyth Country Day School “What did you learn at school today?” It’s a basic enough question, and one we’ve...

Win a Six Month Subscription to Surprise Ride (a $119+ value)

Enter to WIN a six months subscription to Surprise Ride! Surprise Ride delivers hands-on, science and art project kits to promote screen-free learning. Kits include all...

Finding The Right School

By Guest Blogger Kelen Walker, Admission Director, Canterbury School As the admission director at an independent school, I believe that independent schools offer an...

The Joyful Journey of Education

By Guest Blogger Melissa Kinsley, St. Leo Director, Communications & Admissions As you look for a school for your child and sift through the various options...

New Programs and Exhibits at Kaleideum

By Guest Blogger Leigh Ann Woodruff The New Year has brought new programs and exhibits to Kaleideum. If your family has not visited in a while, it’s time to check out...