Monthly Archives: November 2011

A New Chapter

The announcement of a new Head of School always creates a buzz around the independent school circuit. After all, there were applicants from all over the world for this coveted position as Brentwood is recognized globally as a top-tier boarding … Continue reading

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Learning at Brentwood

As I remember it, the 20th century classroom was designed to enable students to learn about what had happened.  Well-used textbooks written by seemingly ancient authors were used to tell us about the world around us.  Our sage teachers passed … Continue reading

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Modern Approach to Traditional Boarding

Students at Brentwood stand when a teacher walks in a room.  They take off their hats when they enter a building.  They don’t chew gum or use cell phones during academic time.  They treat each other with respect and are … Continue reading

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