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Last week we asked everyone to send us the songs you’re putting on repeat during remote learning, the songs that keep you going while you study or remind you to look forward to the day when we’ll be together again, IRL, on campus. We got nominations for an eclectic mix of songs, everything from hip hop to country to old school R&B. We hope you tune in and enjoy our Woodward Remote Learning Spotify playlist!

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Yesterday, Jennifer Knox, Woodward's Director of Character Education and the
Ron M. Brill Chair of Ethical Leadership, helped lead a webinar about cultivating resilience and compassion in an at-home schooling environment, highly relevant to the situation we now find ourselves in, with so many of our children (and us) having to work from home. This situation has presented numerous challenges, so we highly recommend viewing this webinar for information about how to approach this unprecedented moment...

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Working from home has been an adjustment for so many people throughout the world, whether they're lawyers, marketing professionals, or teachers. The same has been true for students, but we've been so very impressed with how adaptable ours have been throughout this process. Today, we'll check in with Middle School students about how they're adjusting...

How the Middle and Upper Schools are Approaching Remote Learning

Our world has changed drastically in the last week, but the learning goes on at Woodward. Over the coming weeks, we'll touch base with each of our schools to discuss how they are approaching remote learning. Today, we'll talk with Middle School innovation and technology specialist Bob Petitto and Upper School teaching and learning specialist Alex Bragg...

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Woodward celebrated Black History Month in February with a variety of projects, special guest speakers, and more. Look back on some of the highlights from the month here...

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Jennifer Knox, an Upper School Faculty member and Woodward's Director of Character Education and Ron M. Brill Chair of Ethical Leadership, worked with Emory's SEE Learning Team to bring the executive director and co-founder of the Trauma Resource Institute to Woodward to provide training to Woodward's counselors and some administrators in strategies for equipping students with the tools they need to improve their resilience in the face of challenges...

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The theme of the Woodward winter magazine is 2020: The Future in Focus. One area in which we are helping to shape 2020 and the future beyond is with our Independent Scientific Research program in the Upper School. To learn more about the program, we talked with Upper School Science Teacher Kevin Hurysz...

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