The training of teachers at the Edwin Allen High school this past weekend was delightful. I adored their chutzpah, their drive and bonhomie. Edwin Allen is a dynamo in sports, they are now reinforcing their girth to do a marvelous job with academics. Lead on!
ACCEPTANCES THIS WEEK
Iyanda Channer Newman: Georgetown/NYU
Ada Liao: Luther College High
Chelsea Walters: Wesleyan/St. John's//Bryant/Bentley/Kettering/Drake/Kettering
I left my book at home so do forgive me those whose names should have been added.
The SSAT exam is this Saturday. Good luck to all the students who are ready and able....
Go Charlea.....study your words. Alyssa, there is July....
Within a few days, it will be the SAT exam. Buckle down with your timing, practice !!!
So the wind blew. What a competitive year. Rejections, wait-lists and acceptances. America claimed its own overseas kids. If you were an American or Green Card holder, you survived the threat of the competitiveness....
A few beat the odds and gained a spot, Bravo! All year, it was a roller coaster ride. Tears, smiles, letters, packages....Let us remember, the ball is now in your court, you make the school, not the other way around.
I hear the whispers of "This is Trump territory, will my black son be safe? My black daughter?" Today is the memorialization of the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. THe more things change, the more they remain the same...Come to the Farewell and let me equip you with the arsenal to handle the American society. Tall order, but w...