Do-Overs: The Importance of a Clean Slate in the Classroom

A do-over. That is what I want to talk about. Not just a do-over when we return from Thanksgiving Break, hopefully refreshed, even if certainly our pants fit a little tighter. I blame it on those pies. I am speaking on behalf of a do-over every day with every student.  Read More

By Barbara Leeper

The Superpower of Parent-Teacher Relationships

 A healthy parent-teacher relationship unlocks the promise within a child. Honor is the super power component in this relationship.  Honor authenticates the worth of another in tangible ways. Honor fortifies relationships and motivates those who receive it.  Read more

By Vicki Vaughn

Greetings from Shanghai, China


Greetings from Shanghai, China!

We thank you for the gift to our school and the impact it is already having. 

Michael E. Partain, M.Ed. 
Head of School Learning 
Beyond Academy 
Shanghai, China