Over the past 6 months I have read numerous tweets and blog posts from other principals and teachers regarding doing away with Honor Roll and school assemblies recognizing students for Honor Roll. Graduate school is hard on friendships, and so is the academic life that follows it (see Reasons 14 and 29 ). In many ways, graduate school is inherently alienating (see Reason 30 ), leaving you out-of-step with friends who follow traditional paths into adulthood (see Reason 12 ). It places tight constraints on your financial independence, as well as on your time (see Reason 62 ), and it often requires you to move far away from friends and family.
We had over 400 students make the A/B Honor Roll at my 9-12 high school (appromately 1400 students total(. If you’re expecting a story that paints the martial arts community as a group of humble, deadly yet-insightful warriors, who shape lost, wayward youths into confident productive members of society; you are going to be similarly disappointed. School of Art graduates work as artists, animators, museum administrators, photographers, teachers, gallery managers, and commercial designers.
CalArts School of Art critique in Millie Wilson’s class of student Guon Rong’s exhibition I Could Be Having Flying Dreams in the Main Gallery. Relevant or not, in the process of celebrating Diwali, Christmas and Id, we learnt a lot about culture and history and the acceptance of each religion for what it is. Topics discussed in brief presentations include School Safety, Internet Safety, Current Drug Trends, and Pedestrian Safety. If your school would like a visit from Wits University, click through to the online form to request a visit.
The topic of arts interventions in medicine, following many years of arts/music activities for children with learning disabilities in hospitals and homes, has come under increased research scrutiny in recent years. Topics discussed in brief presentations include School Safety, Internet/Social Media Safety, Current Drug Trends, and Pedestrian Safety. The Pre-ACT, a practice test for the ACT, will be offered to any interested juniors on Saturday November 19, 2016 at Burlington High School.
What a day for Saint David’s at the Manhattan Private Middle School Championship in Van Cortlandt Park! If any Australian readers fancy hearing me present, Weapons of Mass Happiness, come along to the Arts Gallery of New South Wales to the 8th Annual International Arts and Health Conference organised by the Australian Centre for Arts and Health.