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QYLC 2019 Preliminary Info

Happy December, Friends! We at Sidwell Friends School are looking forward to hosting QYLC 2019 (January 31-February 2) together with Friends School of Baltimore and Sandy Spring Friends School.  Our theme will be “Higher Ground Through Common…Continue

Started by Auysha Muhayya in Sample Title 14 hours ago.

Middle School Head opening at San Francisco Friends School

https://www.sffriendsschool.org/about-us/people/work-us##msheadAs one of the school’s key administrators, the Middle School Head has the privilege and responsibility to…Continue

Started by Guybe Slangen in Sample Title on Thursday.

Quaker School Educators of Color gather at PoCC!!! 12 Replies

NAIS PoCC 2018: Greetings to any Quaker Educators of Color who may be interested in joining a steering group at PoCC to establish an annual meeting or gathering annually at the PoCC. Mamadou Gueye (Sidwell Friends) and I are coordinating an informal…Continue

Started by Rebecca Thomas Geary in Sample Title. Last reply by Betsy Torg Dec 10.

Funding Available: Sue Thomas Turner Fund Grants

Further enhance the understanding and practice of Quaker faith in your school with a grant from Sue Thomas Quaker Education…Continue

Started by Betsy Torg in Sample Title Dec 10.

Resource: Teaching Tolerance - Social Justice Standards PD Facilitator Guide

Teaching Tolerance has released a professional development facilitator guide for its Social Justice Standards.  You can find a description along with a link to the guide …Continue

Started by Celeste Payne in Uncategorized Nov 20.

Gathering Data about Lower School Meeting for Worship Practices 5 Replies

Dear Friends school colleague,As a participant in the current cohort of the FCE Leadership Institute, I am conducting an action research project to explore lower school students’ experiences of Meeting for Worship in Friends schools. I hoping to…Continue

Started by Ben Horner in Sample Title. Last reply by Laura MacNorlin Nov 6.

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Auysha Muhayya posted a discussion

QYLC 2019 Preliminary Info

Happy December, Friends! We at Sidwell Friends School are looking forward to hosting QYLC 2019 (January 31-February 2) together with Friends School of Baltimore and Sandy Spring Friends School.  Our theme will be “Higher Ground Through Common Ground”  How we can train our youth to be responsible producers and consumers of social media?  How can media serve as effective bridges of communication during divisive situations? If your school has not already received this message and would like to…See More
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Guybe Slangen posted a discussion

Middle School Head opening at San Francisco Friends School

https://www.sffriendsschool.org/about-us/people/work-us##msheadAs one of the school’s key administrators, the Middle School Head has the privilege and responsibility to lead a faculty in progressive education that includes essential skills in the service of deepening students’ connection to a greater purpose. A premium is placed on collegial and supportive relationships across all constituent groups (administrators,…See More
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Betsy Torg added a discussion to the group Quaker Life in Lower & Middle Schools
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Funding Available: Sue Thomas Turner Fund Grants

Further enhance the understanding and practice of Quaker faith in your school with a grant from Sue Thomas Quaker Education Fund (STTQEF)Sue Thomas Turner Quaker Education Fund grants are intended for the following:Materials, lectures and consultants, workshops…See More
Dec 10
Betsy Torg posted a discussion

Funding Available: Sue Thomas Turner Fund Grants

Further enhance the understanding and practice of Quaker faith in your school with a grant from Sue Thomas Quaker Education Fund (STTQEF)Sue Thomas Turner Quaker Education Fund grants are intended for the following:Materials, lectures and consultants, workshops and retreats,…See More
Dec 10
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Andrew Stephen Wraith added a discussion to the group Quaker Makers
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Generating a sense of community ownership of a Maker Space

Thank you again for the awesome peer network gathering on the 7th. One of the things I found most interesting in hearing about your journey towards creating a maker space at Friends Central was how you asked the community what they want to see in a maker space. It was apparent, from the middle schooler who gave us a tour of the maker nook, that there was a great feeling of community ownership over the space.I was hoping to hear more about this process. A simple method might be to create a…See More
Dec 2
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FEEN: Friends Environmental Education Network

This Friends Council group is for sharing ideas and resources for environmental education in Friends schools.See More
Nov 20
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Quaker Life in Lower & Middle Schools

This Friends Council group is open to Friends school educators who are interested in deepening engagement and Quaker life within Friends lower and middle schools (PreK-6/8).
Nov 20

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