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Letting film speak for 19 years!

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Tags: Friends, School, Brooklyn, Festival, Film

Started by Andrew Swartley Cohen in Sample Title Jul 4.

Support Student Projects in Quaker Schools

Did you know that 25% of the money raised through the Friends Council Annual Fund supports student project grants to Friends Council member schools?Your gift to the Friends Council Annual Fund can directly impact teaching and learning in Quaker…Continue

Started by Friends Council in Sample Title Jun 22.

Mountain Bike Team at your school? 1 Reply

Are there other FCE schools that have started, or are considering starting, an interscholastic mountain biking team/club?  Sandy Spring Friends School is in the planning stages of a program under the auspices of the National Interscholastic Cycling…Continue

Tags: NICA, club, bicycle, sports, athletics

Started by David Hickson in Sample Title. Last reply by Barry D. Bell Jun 22.

opportunity for R & R at Pendle Hill

I am posting this for a friend of a friend.Due to the last-minute nature of my cancellation, I received a transferable, gift certificate (ie: credit balance), rather than a refund for a workshop at the Pendle Hill Retreat Center.  The transferable…Continue

Started by Irene McHenry in Sample Title Jun 11.

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Andrew Swartley Cohen posted a discussion

Letting film speak for 19 years!

Please print out and display at your school or Meeting.See More
Jul 4
Friends Council posted a discussion

Support Student Projects in Quaker Schools

Did you know that 25% of the money raised through the Friends Council Annual Fund supports student project grants to Friends Council member schools?Your gift to the Friends Council Annual Fund can directly impact teaching and learning in Quaker schools.Here's how:Make your gift today and help support student…See More
Jun 22
David Hickson posted a discussion

Mountain Bike Team at your school?

Are there other FCE schools that have started, or are considering starting, an interscholastic mountain biking team/club?  Sandy Spring Friends School is in the planning stages of a program under the auspices of the National Interscholastic Cycling Association (NICA), and we are curious about other Quaker schools' efforts. David HicksonAssistant Head of School for Academic InnovationSee More
Jun 22
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Jun 16
Irene McHenry posted a discussion

opportunity for R & R at Pendle Hill

I am posting this for a friend of a friend.Due to the last-minute nature of my cancellation, I received a transferable, gift certificate (ie: credit balance), rather than a refund for a workshop at the Pendle Hill Retreat Center.  The transferable credit is for $580 and is applicable to any R & R stay, or 'personal retreat’ on or before August 8, 2017—though this deadline may be somewhat negotiable. Unfortunately it doesn’t seem like I’ll be able to use the credit in a timely way.I'm…See More
Jun 11
Irene McHenry posted a discussion

Mindfulness in Education conference at Tufts University, June 16-18

The annual Mindfulness in Education Network (MiEN) conference, of which Friends Council on Education is one of several co-sponsors, is being held this year at Tufts University in Medford, MA, just outside of Boston, June 16, 17, 18. You can register for one, two, or all three days. The flyer is attached here. This is a valuable opportunity to connect with educators from across the country who are using and developing new ways to use mindfulness in their classes and in their personal…See More
Jun 5
April Diop posted a discussion

An invitation from Drew Smith

COME TOGETHER WITH US TO MEET THE FIVE SCHOOL CHALLENGESan Francisco Friends School, Friends’ Central School, Friends Seminary, William Penn Charter School, Carolina Friends SchoolWill match up to $9,000 THE POWER OF YOUR GIFT WILL BE DOUBLED$35 becomes $70 to fund a staff member's participation in a peer network gathering$75 becomes $150 to pay for a teacher from a small school to attend an Educators New to Quakerism workshop$250 becomes $500 to cover the honorarium for a workshop…See More
Jun 2
Clara Flores posted a discussion

Do all staff have access to social media?

Hello.We are in the process of putting together a social media policy for our school. We are a tiny school and my personal view is that, provided that we agree on the details, all teachers should have access to our social media accounts. What are your schools doing?Thanks!See More
May 31

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