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Answering your back-to-school COVID questions

Several points were highlighted at a back-to-school Zoom meeting on Aug. 28. More information will be forthcoming, but among the key points: When in doubt, keep them home "If there's a question, keep them home and call the doctor," said Heather Johnson, PA, who also helped develop New Morning's innovative Peak Performance Wellness Plan … Continue reading Answering your back-to-school COVID questions

Prepared for remote learning: How one student thrived

Exactly how does attending an intimate learning environment like New Morning School in Plymouth, MI. prepare a student for a larger school?   In the case of Greyson, he found the skills he acquired while attending New Morning through seventh grade served him well in a new school with a much different learning environment. … Continue reading Prepared for remote learning: How one student thrived

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How does nurturing independent learning and creative thinking help our students during COVID-19?

At New Morning School, our teaching method encourages a mindset that has prepared our students for the coronavirus and beyond. Out of necessity this year, teachers, students and parents were introduced to the concept of online schooling. Traditional learning had to quickly pivot to accommodate the concept of online school for kids. While many … Continue reading How does nurturing independent learning and creative thinking help our students during COVID-19?

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Blog: It’s not your job to entertain your kids | Elaine Kennedy

I’ve been thinking about this topic for a few days. We are in the early days of “shelter in place.” It is a challenging time. In my role as Head of School at New Morning School, I’m receiving by email every promotion by every company offering school curriculum. They’re all screaming – it’s free, … Continue reading Blog: It’s not your job to entertain your kids | Elaine Kennedy

Scholastic Book Fair events set for Nov. 18-22

New Morning School families are invited to the school's Arctic Adventure Scholastic Book Fair. The book fair offers contests, activities, story time and more, featuring a variety of books, school supplies and other fun items. It will be open Monday, Nov. 18 from 7:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Spirit Week Monday: Flannel Day Tuesday: … Continue reading Scholastic Book Fair events set for Nov. 18-22