Elementary School

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 […]
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 […]
April 23, 2012

Talking Points: Your Brain on Learning

There’s an often spoke truism at the intersection of neuroscience and education: Practice makes permanent. It refers to the process by which the brain makes connections […]
April 2, 2012

(Totem) Pole Raising!

By Jennifer Edgar, 2nd Grade Lead Techer Take a mish-mash of recycled cardboard boxes, some acrylic paints, and a plethora of background knowledge on cultures and […]
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 […]
February 22, 2012

Talking Points: Seven Survival Skills for Tomorrow, Today

What we know about the future is that we know very little about the future. The paradox of life is that the only thing that doesn’t […]
January 9, 2012

CLC in the Press

Here are a couple of pieces by Tom Flanigan of WFSU that highlight some of the service learning CLC students have been doing. The first one […]