Our Headmaster On How Learning To Memorize Can Transform Your Life

At our spring recitation day, school Headmaster Nathaniel Pullmann gave his own recitation bookended by observations about the power of memory. You can watch or listen to the video of his 10-minute talk below. Apologies for the audio and video jostling. This was recorded by a mother listening with a baby on her lap. That's … Continue reading Our Headmaster On How Learning To Memorize Can Transform Your Life

Esolen: Public-School Curriculum With A Jesus Sticker Doesn’t Cut It

I (Joy) have had a decent amount of experience reviewing curriculum in a wide variety of schools, from teaching, giving seminars, visiting schools as a reporter, interviewing for teaching jobs, and while working in the admissions department at my alma mater. It's lead me to the conclusion that most religious schools offer essentially the same … Continue reading Esolen: Public-School Curriculum With A Jesus Sticker Doesn’t Cut It