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The law of modeling

Posted by on Aug 27, 2014 in General | No Comments

We had a great discussion today of why modeling is so essential in teaching.  It’s a basic, fundamental law – somewhat like gravity.  Teachers, more so than many professions, must model what they want.  If you want students to be problem solvers, then be a problem solver.  If you want a caring community, then be […]

Compassion

Posted by on Aug 11, 2014 in General | 2 Comments

We just wrapped up the first week of planning with our staff. As a math guy, it’s difficult for me to capture the emotions that were experienced last week. Let me just say it was really, really amazing. Six new teachers, six returning teachers, the secretary, the principal and the SSA all planned together. Our […]

Progress!

Posted by on Jul 30, 2014 in General | No Comments

As you can see from the new look, we’re making progress on the site! We still have a lot of work to do though. Over the next two weeks we’ll be updating content, streamlining menus, and improving the site’s graphics and functionality. Thanks for your patience!

 

The mission of the Workshop School

is to unleash the creative and intellectual potential

of young people to solve

the world’s toughest problems.