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Never More Important!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=835eAOPVnwQDear Friends,It has never been more important to teach our students the skills and values necessary to effectively communicate in today’s…Continue

Started by Andrew Swartley Cohen in Sample Title on Wednesday.

Experience Quaker history, live! in the UK in July 2018 with the fellowship of Friends school educators

The spectacular Quaker Pilgrimage to England, is taking place from July 16 - 22, 2018. Registration is open with only 10 slots remaining. We will hold spots on a first reply basis.Attached is a registration form and draft itinerary. Please share…Continue

Started by Irene McHenry in Sample Title Dec 21, 2017.

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Never More Important!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=835eAOPVnwQDear Friends,It has never been more important to teach our students the skills and values necessary to effectively communicate in today’s digital world. Since 2000 our film festival has given voice to student filmmakers from Friends schools worldwide. Each year we ask our network of Quaker schools to submit films and public service announcements that celebrate our diversity and reflect our…See More
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State of the School 2018 (S2,E8)

Our first episode of THE LIFE in 2018 begins with a recap of the 5th grade Egyptian funeral held in December and announcements from the 8th grade. The "Big Story" is an interview and walk around the school with Larry Weiss, who visits the preschool…
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Librarians as Social Justice Change Agents - February 2

Click here to register! Join colleagues as we consider these queries:How does the Quaker grounding in Friends schools support us as we navigate the current turmoil in our country and the world? As librarians, how can we best support teachers and students through these tumultuous…See More
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"Why Can the President Say It But I Can't?" ***SEEKING ADDITIONAL SURVEY RESPONSES***

***SEEKING ADDITIONAL SURVEY RESPONSES***There is still time to complete my survey!In March 2018, I will deliver a workshop entitled "Why Can the President Say It But I Can't?" at the NAIS Annual Conference in Atlanta. Workshop description: "In the first school year of the Trump presidency, schools faced heightened tension around various aspects of identity. A post-election review of bullying statistics shows that students have used the president's words and slogans against their classmates. My…See More
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Diversity Peer Network - In the Midst of History: Embracing the Tension in Uncertain Times

There is still time!! Register today!In the Midst of History: Embracing the Tension in Uncertain TimesDATE January 26, 2018 Friday, 8:30am - 3:00pmVOLUNTEER CLERKSShanelle Robinson, Friends Academy; Antonio Williams, Wm. Penn Charter; Marissa Colston, Westtown SchoolLOCATION…See More
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