To help families become better acquainted with our new faculty and staff, we will be using this space to highlight individuals who are either new to our school or moving into a new position in 2019-20. As it turns out, our first feature is a very familiar face – Jessica Cvelbar, our new Auxillary Programs Coordinator.
The topic of anxiety appears in everything from social media platforms to business journals. Societal messages often center around the detriments of anxiety: reducing workplace productivity, wreaking havoc on your child’s social life and other undesirable effects.
Old Trail School Forms School Farm Partnership with Countryside
Old Trail School and Countryside (formerly Countryside Conservancy) have formed a new partnership (the “Farm Project”) that will ensure the future of the OTS Farm, a major priority of the School for the last two years.
Science, Technology, Engineering and Math - It’s Elementary
More and more, business leaders, employers, educators, entrepreneurs, and others are focusing their attention on individuals who received an education with an emphasis on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).
If you’ve happened to stumble into the child psychology or social science sections of your local bookstore recently, you’ve also probably noticed an increasing number of works focused on the resilience of children.
It is increasingly rare to see a group of neighborhood kids playing kickball, performing a skit for a backyard audience or building forts. More often, children are focused on two-dimensional screens or are being shuttled to multiple lessons.