Despite living in an age of spell check and autocorrect, spelling is still taught in our public schools and private schools. This important skill is highlighted at the National Spelling Bee, held annually in May. Spelling Bees are usually associated with public schools, but do private schools also compete? Continue reading Do private schools compete in the National Spelling Bee?
In comparing private school versus public school, there are many factors to take into account. Every child is different, and so when evaluating schools I encourage parents and students to look for the best fit for their unique situation, rather than an objective “best” school. That being said, there are some key differences in the private school versus public school matchup. Continue reading Private School Versus Public School
Did you know that nearly half of all boarding schools in the US are located in the Northeast? According to Boarding School Review, 45 percent of all boarding schools are in this region. That’s why this blog series is looking at boarding schools in the Northeastern part of the country, and what sets them apart from other schools. Last week, we talked about boarding schools in New England. This week, we’re discussing boarding schools in New York. Continue reading Exploring the Northeast: Boarding Schools in New York
When looking at options for high school, many students look to schools in the Northeast, which is home to 140 boarding schools. According to Boarding School Review, that means that nearly half of the boarding schools in the US are located in this region. In this blog series, we’ll look at boarding schools in the Northeastern part of the country, and what sets them apart from other schools. First up, boarding schools in New England.
How do I find boarding schools near me? That’s a common question asked by people searching for the best boarding schools, but who also want to stay close to home. Fortunately, we have three sites with detailed search options that will help you find boarding schools close to home. Continue reading How do I find boarding schools near me