IE Member Schools Profiled in The Gazette
Sep 14, 2011
The Gazette featured a number of Independent Education member schools in its 2011 Private Schools supplement. An article on school travel programs highlights the way in which several schools are expanding student travel opportunities as a means of promoting multiculturalism and making learning experiences more engaging. Another item on learning through nature explores schools’ focus on reintroducing students to the natural world around them via outdoor lessons and trips, with the goal of enhancing learning and honing students’ observation skills. Finally, a piece on social action features several schools’ distinct service learning programs, emphasizing the way in which these opportunities allow students to connect with the surrounding community and develop a sense of civic responsibility.