National Poetry Month in April

Comparing two poems side by side fosters deep thinking and rich discussion—even in classes beyond English. Article Poetry Across the Curriculum from Edutopia By Brett Vogelsinger April is National Poetry Month, so why not try pairing two short poems to make a...
Why Your Project Needs a Verb

Why Your Project Needs a Verb

Selecting a verb for a project-based learning assignment can bring clarity to the work and help students apply their learning. By Andrew Miller for Edutopia Designing project-based learning (PBL) assignments opens up several decisions. The challenge that students will...
Recap of School Safety Summit at Seattle Academy

Recap of School Safety Summit at Seattle Academy

The Private School Safety Summit pulled together nearly a hundred staff members from forty-five different schools to talk about safety issues. The goal of the Summit was to foster new relationships between schools and to learn together about critical safety techniques...