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Advisory Is Essential–But It Isn’t Everything
March 3, 2016
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“Good schooling is built on the oldest idea around: you learn by the company you keep.” ~ Deborah Meier, NYU Professor of Education & Small Schools Reform Advocate   One mantra in my work as Wildwood’s Outreach Director is “Advisory is Essential.” Those words emphasize that caring, positive relationships among students and with the caring […]
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R-E-S-P-E-C-T
February 5, 2015
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~ By Steve Barrett, Director of Outreach “Children are remarkable for their intelligence and ardor, for their curiosity, their intolerance of shams, the clarity and ruthlessness of their vision.” – Aldous Huxley As an educator for 23 years, I’ve visited, and taught in, many schools—public and private, religious and secular. Among them all, Wildwood stands […]