If you’re a parent looking for the right fit in an independent school, then you might want to give an extra look at any school with an IB program. I say this not only to parents with ambitious straight A students, but to parents in general looking for a quality learning community.
Meditation and mindfulness have gained traction in recent years as legitimate means of securing a sound mental foundation. Whereas in the past these ideas were dismissed as “fringe” or “taboo,” mindfulness has become mainstream, resulting in serious discussion about its application to all walks of life—education and learning being no exception.
It’s a difficult decision for many parents to send their children to boarding school. This decision can be even more daunting when your child has been identified with a learning disability and you have spent years as his or her most consistent and outspoken advocate.