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Family Resources Centering Race, Justice and Equity

The Children’s School’s founder, Lila McDill, was determined that the school would be open to “all elementary children whose emotional…

February 01, 2024

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Help Keep TCS Healthy During Cold and Flu Season

By Terrylin Kinard and Tonia Holloway TCS Nurses With cold weather comes an uptick in viral illnesses. At TCS, we’re…

January 10, 2024

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Advantages of a Private School Education

When making a school choice, families today can select from public schools, charter schools, online schools and private independent schools.…

November 28, 2023

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Academic Benefits of Play: Insights from Lower School Director Elena Jaime

By Elena Jaime Director of Lower School (Preschool - Grade 3) Director of Lower School Elena Jaime is a progressive…

November 10, 2023

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Building Character & Community at TCS

By D'uana White, TCS School Counselor   The Children’s School’s “Building Character and Community” (BCC) character education curriculum is our…

September 20, 2023

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Project-Based Learning at The Children’s School

By Jen Tatasciore, Director of Curriculum at TCS At its core, project-based learning (PBL) is a way to make learning…

September 14, 2023

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A Look at Executive Functioning at The Children’s School

By Cristian Eden TCS Executive Functioning Coach A few years ago, I shared with my fourth-grade students that I would…

September 11, 2023

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How Co-Regulation Builds Self-Regulation Skills

By Samantha Chong TCS Occupational Therapist From childhood to adulthood, we continuously learn to identify our own emotions and build…

August 29, 2023

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How Does Play Lead to Academic Success?

By Jen Tatasciore, Director of Curriculum Play is the heart of everything we do here at TCS. It drives our…

January 20, 2023

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Nurture, Challenge and the Power of Play

At The Children’s School, we often say “play is serious learning,” and our early-learning through eighth grade school community seeks…

November 08, 2022