Parent Perspectives

April 22, 2016

Earth Day

In order to celebrate Earth Day we partnered with Keep Florida Beautiful, an organization that engages and educates citizens, visitors and communities to improve Florida through […]
March 31, 2015

Move Over, Rosie, 2nd Grade is on the Go

  This post was written by Jennifer Edgar, CLC’s Lead 2nd Grade Teacher.  Inspired by a Tallahassee Democrat news story, 2nd grade self-initiated a service project […]
February 2, 2015

Transformations — Preschoolers and the Alzheimer’s Project

The following post was written by Jessica Spurlock (preschool Lead Teacher) and Patty Callender (Music Teacher).  Service learning is an integral part of CLC’s philosophy, and […]
December 18, 2014

Kindergarten Day at the Farm (Video)

This video speaks for itself, so we’ll let it. Special thanks to board member and parent, Laura Ciociola, for filming and producing the film. We love […]
December 18, 2014

Wired for Success

We think about brains a lot around here. A lot. What’s good for them. What’s bad for them. What do they need more of and what […]
September 15, 2014

My Dad (Mr. Sid) and Cornerstone

This guest post was written by Heather Nicholson (Mr. Sidney’s daughter) and a parent of a former CLC middle school student. Over the last few days, […]
May 1, 2013

Mission Accomplished: 4th Grade’s NASA Trip

By David Tarbert At NASA they are big into taking measure. We slept under Saturn V, the biggest rocket in the world. We learned about the […]
October 19, 2012

Why We Give to the Annual Fund

              By Leslie France Patterson I made a cool connection this week: Cornerstone and my son Oscar were born the […]
February 17, 2011

The Cornerstone Experience

By Jeff Richardson, CLC Parent Before Cornerstone I had my very bright and talented daughter in another private school in Tallahassee, but their factory-model teaching methods […]
December 15, 2010

Why I Love CLC

By Andrea Kocourek, mom of Sophia (2nd) & Roman (PreK4) I love CLC because: The school directors know every child and parent by name. Cornerstone is […]
November 5, 2010

Trust, Acceptance, Learning…and Bees

By Rachel Mathis, CLC Parent This past spring, when I heard that Cornerstone was getting a beehive, I was intrigued: I’d had no experience with beekeeping […]