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Seventh Graders Collaborate to Build Successful Recycling Drive Campaign

The Children’s School’s seventh-grade classes hosted a school-wide cord and cable recycling drive earlier this month in collaboration with The…

November 05, 2019


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Play With The Pack: Supporting Brave Learning at TCS

On Fri., Aug. 9, four days before the start of school, our faculty and staff reached 100 percent participation in…

October 28, 2019


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Nurture and Play Lead to Improved Academic Outcomes

The Children’s School’s nurturing environment is an invitation for exploration, creation, and inquiry in which children feel safe, joyful, and…

October 24, 2019


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STEAM Learning Builds a Mindset That Helps Students Now and in the Future

Prior to becoming the STEAM coordinator, I worked with middle school students for 12 years and loved the opportunity to…

October 24, 2019


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How Play Leads to Academic Success at TCS

By Allen Broyles Assistant Head for Academics & Director of Upper School Since our founding in 1970, The Children’s School…

October 24, 2019


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The Wolf Pack Conquers Fall Season of TCS Athletics

The Children’s School’s ultimate frisbee, volleyball, and cross country teams have fantastic achievements to celebrate due to their hard work,…

October 22, 2019


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Social Entrepreneurship with TCS’s First-Ever Eighth Grade Class

The inaugural class of TCS eighth graders completed the first-ever TCS social entrepreneurship program in 2018-19, creating a set of…

September 19, 2019


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Taking the Classroom into the Great Outdoors at TCS

Educational research and cognitive science have long shown that the best learning happens when connections are built between what is…

September 19, 2019


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All the World’s a Stage: TCS Players Celebrates 20 Seasons

 “All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players: they have their exits and their entrances;…

September 19, 2019


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Play is Serious Learning at TCS

At The Children’s School, from the earliest ages to our first-ever class of eighth graders, play is serious learning, through…

September 19, 2019