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In New York City, it’s buzzing with the frenzy of K-12 school applications. The fall begins a pilgrimage of parents from every part of the city and from every background swarming on independent and select public schools and charter schools for tours and open houses. Parents are eager to figure ... Read More
During this fall season, my team and I are busy supporting students and families as they prepare for a variety of school and career transitions. Preschoolers are preparing for the kindergarten entrance process; fifth graders are preparing for the middle school transition; eighth graders are preparing for the high school ... Read More
Enrichment education is for everyone! Enrichment education is a self-directed means for learners of all ages to explore curiosities, hobbies, or new skills. Enrichment education is lifelong learning; it’s learning for the sake of learning. Why? Because it’s fun! Do you ever think about learning to paint, play the guitar, ... Read More
From 2006-2011, I worked in Human Resources for a Fortune 500 media company focused on Talent Development and Strategic Recruitment. One of my primary responsibilities was managing the summer internship program. From beginning to end, the summer internship program is a full year effort and includes dozens of executives. Recruiting started in ... Read More
The Common Core State Standards outline behaviors of successful students in Language Arts and Mathematics. My Learning Springboard teachers share this vision and gear their teaching to achieve these desired behaviors when leveraging any one program or methodology. Teaching is an art, and skillful teachers know how to adjust their ... Read More