CONGRESSIONAL SCHOOL BLOG

Strong Study Habits

CONGRESSIONAL SCHOOL BLOG Strong Study Habitsby Suzanne Burns Imagine if your student no longer lost sleep over an upcoming test, or had more time to enjoy fun activities.  Wouldn’t it be wonderful if your child could enter the classroom knowing she is fully prepared for class?  Would you like her to finish projects ahead of…
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When Art Makes a Difference

CONGRESSIONAL SCHOOL BLOG When Art Makes a Differenceby Sarah Philip Article by Congressional Art Teacher, Sarah Philip, originally published in the Virginia Art Education Association’s Spring 2016 issue. Click here to read the online publication My journey began in the Arts and Crafts shack at camp. The seemingly endless supply of beads, gimp, and string for macramé were…
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The Value of a Congressional Education

CONGRESSIONAL SCHOOL BLOG The Value of a Congressional Educationby Janet F. Marsh Dear Congressional Families, A phrase you may have heard me use is “we’re on a journey” when discussing how the school is continuously evolving to ensure a challenging and highly engaging academic program balanced with an intentional focus on your child(ren)’s social and…
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CONGRESSIONAL SCHOOL BLOG

Strong Study Habits

CONGRESSIONAL SCHOOL BLOG Strong Study Habitsby Suzanne Burns Imagine if your student no longer lost sleep over an upcoming test, or had more time to enjoy fun activities.  Wouldn’t it be wonderful if your child could enter the classroom knowing she is fully prepared for class?  Would you like her to finish projects ahead of…
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When Art Makes a Difference

CONGRESSIONAL SCHOOL BLOG When Art Makes a Differenceby Sarah Philip Article by Congressional Art Teacher, Sarah Philip, originally published in the Virginia Art Education Association’s Spring 2016 issue. Click here to read the online publication My journey began in the Arts and Crafts shack at camp. The seemingly endless supply of beads, gimp, and string for macramé were…
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The Value of a Congressional Education

CONGRESSIONAL SCHOOL BLOG The Value of a Congressional Educationby Janet F. Marsh Dear Congressional Families, A phrase you may have heard me use is “we’re on a journey” when discussing how the school is continuously evolving to ensure a challenging and highly engaging academic program balanced with an intentional focus on your child(ren)’s social and…
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