Laura Sandefer

February 18, 2020

On our journey of learning, looking back is important but so is the looking forward. Anticipation opens the door for extending joy and curiosity.

As a parent, I can either spark excitement or dread with my own mood and questions today.

Rather than groaning that fall break is ending, I may exhibit gratitude for fresh starts.

“If you come at four in the afternoon, I will begin to be happy at 3.” Antoine de Saint-Exupery, The Little Prince.

I am feeling my happiness rise up at the thought of tomorrow’s reunion with my fellow travelers.

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Middle School is where young people rapidly start owning their education. Middle school is the perfect time to develop intellect and character while gaining a deeper sense of self and the real world. Students have a broad palette of topics to study and pair in-depth academic exploration with real-world connections to experts and local apprenticeships. Middle School is about deepening a passion for individual subjects while broadening your understanding of yourself and your future.