The New Landscape of School Choice in Fall 2020

The pandemic of 2020 has created a very new landscape of possibilities and protocols for families who are thinking about the best ways to educate their children. Prior to this, families would meet with me and we'd discuss their children, their family, and their options, which were public, private, independent,…

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Kindergarten Readiness

In case you missed it - Hallie presented on Tuesday, 7/21 on Kindergarten Readiness. Here are links to the tools she mentioned in that webinar: Literacy: Sight Words Letter Tracing Option 1 Option 2 ABC Flashcards Math: Unifix Cubes Number Flashcards Bears Workbook Literacy and Math To learn more about…

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Education Milestones

In order to support children in education, we need to provide parents with information on education milestones. In this way, we can enable parents to monitor a student's progress and partner well with parents. Here are developmental checklists for ages 3-5 which we have created using the DAY-C and HELP…

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For Parents: What to do if you are not happy with your kid’s distance learning program?

Our kids deserve an education which will adapt with the current circumstances and deliver them lessons which develop their brains. Our future is counting on our field right now to communicate with our students and each other, be innovative, and take swift and certain action. - Mary Miele Simply put…

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For Parents: Three Ways to Develop Your Child (K-8)

We are at the end of April 2020 during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Schools are shuttered and parents are tasked with schooling their children. The education experience for families could not be more diverse. Advice on what our children should and should not be doing is various and difficult to navigate.…

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For Parents: Fall School Placement 2020 & 2021 – Q and A

Whether you are looking for a 2s, PreK, Kindergarten, Middle or High School Placement for 2021, looking for a new placement for Fall of 2020 OR looking to relocate out of NYC this fall, this article has the answers to many of your questions. What do I do if my…

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How to Be

So much has changed in just a short week. And, certainly, during the upcoming month, we all will be living life differently. Whatever your situation is - a temporary relocation, social distancing or quarantine, illness or the threat of it, and/or work at home for you and/or your kids- this…

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