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Poésie, musique et vidéo se rencontrent dans un cours de français

Quel est le lien entre poésie et musique? Les élèves ont exploré les connections entre ces deux formes d'expression dans leur cours de français. Ils ont eu comme consigne de mettre en musique un poème. Certains sont allés jusqu’à la mise en image. > more

December 12, 2014 | Innovative Teaching, Secondary

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Making coding more accessible to students

Primary and Middle-School students participated in coding activities all week as part of the Hour of Code. This national initiative aims at introducing computer programming to young students. > more

December 11, 2014 | Digital Learning, Primary, Secondary

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Week in Pictures: December 8-12

Alors que les premiers flocons de neige recouvrent la cours de récréation du Lycée, installez-vous confortablement chez vous et regardez les photos de la semaine du 8 au 12 décembre. > more

December 10, 2014 | Week in Pictures

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Best Practice and/or “Comfort Zone”?

Leaving one’s “comfort zone” is not always easy, but doing so lies squarely at the heart of learning. According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, the notion of comfort zone can be defined as “1. the temperature range within which one is comfortable; … > more

December 6, 2014 | Cultural Events, Head of School

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Vietnam: a learning experience on both sides

Before arriving to Hué’s primary school, we had a fairly clear idea of what to expect: a few classes of thirty or so students, who all had at least a basic level of English. We made a lesson plan based … > more

December 5, 2014 | Secondary, Service Learning

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Week in Pictures: December 1-5

After a nice break, students and teachers are back hard at work in the school. See some highlights of the week here. > more

December 3, 2014 | Week in Pictures

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A bord de l’Hermione avec un membre de l’équipage

Alors que le départ de L'Hermione vers les Etats-Unis approche, des élèves de l'école primaire et secondaire ont pu rencontrer un des matelots (et ancien élève du Lycée!) qui participera à la traversée. > more

December 1, 2014 | Alumni, Primary

Music Lesson Painting by Charles West Cope; Music Lesson Art Print for sale

Ten Thousand Hours for a Lifetime of Joy?

The most accomplished people in life are not necessarily the most innately gifted, but more often those who work harder than everyone else. There may be nothing more valuable in life than teaching our young people grit, determination and effort. > more

November 22, 2014 | Co-Curricular Activities, Head of School

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“Le moi et la tribu”

Professional photographer Martine Fougeron worked with the 8th graders on the selfies, that are self-portrait photographs typically taken with a hand-held digital camera or phone. The artist built on this widely spread practice among teenagers to take the time to think about the photos and what they mean. > more

November 21, 2014 | Artist in Residence, Cultural Events

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Week in Pictures: November 17-21

Alors que le froid s'installe sur New York, restez bien au chaud et consultez nos photos de la semaine. > more

November 21, 2014 | Week in Pictures