EDUCATION

With the rate of change in our world accelerating and all kinds of new opportunities being created by technological innovation, lifelong learning is now a necessity skill for keeping up-to-date, staying relevant and thriving. Yet despite a wide range of devices in the hands of students and educators, a recent global report by the Organization for […]

How The Nysmith School Keeps Students Passionate About Learning Most children can’t wait to start school and approach the beginning of their academic careers with breathless anticipation. Kindergartners and first- and second-graders in particular are known for their giddy excitement about what they learn and do in school.  Alarmingly, recent studies have shown that from […]

Northern Virginia has some of the best public school systems in the United States. Still, many local families choose to send their children to private schools. Why take on the extra expense? From smaller class sizes to advanced programs and some unique environments and features, private schools generally can offer more than public schools, often [...]

Summer school doesn’t have to be boring. At Fusion, they have the ability to customize classes to each student’s individual strengths, interests, and learning style in one-to-one classrooms. Students are able to enroll at any time, and take classes at a pace that works for them. Fusion offers the choice to be a full-time student, […]

Little Oaks Montessori Academy leads the way of early learning First impressions are very pleasing when you enter the doors at Little Oaks Montessori Academy (LOMA) in Herndon, Virginia. Fresh flowers, plants and custom pieces from local artists adorn the lobby and hallways. Classrooms are spacious, bright and airy. The sight of happy, engaged children […]

Summer may seem like a long way off, but it will be upon us soon enough. To help you plan some fun, enriching experiences for your children, we’ve put together a list of summer camp options to consider, ranging from day camps that encourage them to move or explore their creativity to learning experiences that [...]

Private Schools and Tutoring Throughout the area are several extraordinary private schools dedicated to superior learning across all grades. Whether a family is seeking rigorous instruction, more individual attention or specialized programs, there are private schools that offer opportunities that may not be readily available through public schools. While the following is not an exhaustive […]

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If you’ve decided that private school is the best route for your child’s education, you may have questions about the application process. Each private school will have a different admissions process with different deadlines and requirements. Once you’ve chosen the right private school for your child, you will need to start the application process to […]