The Notebook

Conversations about Learning, Educating, and Teaching

mari ::: Research

Today's New York Times has an article on the growing need for mental health services at our nation's colleges and universities.

The article contains a few startling statistics:

mari ::: News & Events

When Schools for Children screened the new documentary "Race To Nowhere" last October, more than 400 people, many of them parents, showed up to see the film and hear our speakers Alfie Kohn and Richard Weissbourd.

mtringali ::: Dearborn Academy

On November 24, Dearborn Academy hosted a wonderful Thanksgiving meal for all of the school’s students, a Dearborn Academy tradition that can be traced back to the beginning of the school's program.

The annual Thanksgiving meal reflects the school's emphasis on giving and sharing, provides the students with the opportunity to share a meal with staff and classmates, and helps the entire school community reflect on what we are thankful for this season.