The Value of “Real Work”

I’ve long struggled with the expression, “real work,” when it’s used to suggest that certain realities (the abstract, theoretical, or idealized sphere of the classroom, laboratory, etc.) aren’t as meaningful, as authentic, or as rich as other situations. I find it to be too pat a distinction. What we experience in our day to day […]

In the News

It was a very busy and interesting October, and November is proving at least as exciting so far. Here are some updates, in the voices of those in the position to know best:   Book Club By Theo Book Club is an optional thing for 5/6 graders run by Amy, the library teacher. Amy chooses […]