Special Areas

March 31, 2015
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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
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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
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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
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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 […]
December 10, 2014
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Your Brain on Childhood

I am a big fan of Gabrielle Principe’s book, “Your Brain on Childhood: The Unexpected Side Effects of Classrooms, Ballparks, Family Rooms, and the Minivan.” Not only […]
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October 28, 2013
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The Red Thread of The Arts at CLC

Below is a “Slide Share” from last week’s Cafe Cornerstone titled “The Red Thread of Arts at CLC” during which we explored the integrated nature of […]
November 28, 2011
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Conversation with Award-Winning Art Teacher, Jana Kiwala

How long have you been teaching at CLC? This August I began my 21st year teaching children art and my 8th year teaching at CLC. What made […]
June 7, 2011

Middle School Percussion: Hidden Treasure

Here is a recording of the middle school percussion ensemble’s final performance of the year, Hidden Treasure. Enjoy. wmd – hidden treasure Please like & share:
May 24, 2011

Letter of Thanks from Alzheimer’s Project

This letter has been reprinted with permission. Dear Patty, I thought I would write and express my personal gratitude to you, your school and in particular, […]
February 4, 2011

Finding Meaning in Art

By Jana Kiwala, Art Teacher “One way to open your eyes is to ask yourself, ‘What if I had never seen this before? What if I […]
January 31, 2011

Middle School Percussion

Below is CLC’s middle school percussion group performing “Carol of the Bells”. Click & enjoy. MiddleSchoolPercussion Please like & share: