Education Links

December 10, 2014

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 […]
November 14, 2014

Grandparents and Grandfriends Day 2014

What a wonderful turn out of grandfriends during today’s 2nd annual Grandparents Day. While the day included a coffee & bagel social, tour, classroom visits, and […]
November 7, 2014

A School Designed with Your Child In Mind

Today on CLC’s campus I saw middle school students choosing their History Fair topics, first graders making connections between different fairy tales, and kids in our […]
November 3, 2014

Invitation to Fail

This post was originally published in CLC’s Friday News last winter.   I am not afraid to admit it: I am the sap who tears up […]
October 31, 2014

Preschool — Building Blocks of Life Long Learning

A recent op-ed in the New York Times pulled on its smock and ventured into the world of preschool, looking at the “Building Blocks of  a […]
April 24, 2014

A Farming We Will Go, A Farming We Will Go . . .

This piece was written by Sky Feller, CLC’s Lead Farm and Elementary Science Teacher.  From the time that Cornerstone Learning Community was first imagined, the founders […]
April 14, 2014

Launching Life-Long Learners

The below post was written by CLC’s Founding Director, Tony Brown.  This week Cornerstone’s first grade lead teacher, Elizabeth Fravel, is attending and presenting at the […]
December 16, 2013

Developmentally Speaking . . .

Imagine if cars’ seats didn’t move, mirrors weren’t adjustable, and seatbelts all came in one size. We’d all be masters at physical contortion or miserable. Or […]
August 21, 2013

Images From the Start of the 2013/2014 School Year

Below are a few images from the open day of the 2013/2014 school year. Enjoy. [nggallery id=9]  
August 13, 2013

Changing Education Paradigm — RSA

In our recent International Baccalaureate IB staff training, we were treated to the below video in which Sir Ken Robinson’s brilliant TEDtalk is illustrated via RSA. While it […]
March 2, 2012

BREAKING NEWS! IT’S AUCTION TIME!

From the Auction Committee: LIVE FROM THE RED CARPET: WE HAVE ONE CORNERSTONE MOM’S STORY OF HOW SHE SPENDS HER TIME BETWEEN AUCTIONS… Once upon a […]