Category Archives: Academics

School Academic Program

Hunger Games

Students seeking an independent school education will often visit many schools before making a decision.  The choices are as varied as one can imagine.  The reasons for choosing a particular school are also diverse.  However, it might be fair to … Continue reading

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German Students at Brentwood

Why do German Students Love Brentwood? As I write this, I am sitting aboard the ICE train from Munich to Cologne.  I am here in Germany meeting prospective students in 4 different cities.  Every year Brentwood attracts a half a … Continue reading

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Teaching and Technology

I read a cool blog this week from a teacher in Connecticut.  He spoke of ‘acoustic teaching’ – the ability to teach without relying on technology.  I love this phrase.  Like me he was a guitarist who started off playing … Continue reading

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