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BENEFITS OF PRIVATE SCHOOL VS PUBLIC SCHOOL – TIME TO MAKE THE SWITCH?

The COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting disruption in education has many parents questioning their assumptions about their children’s education. As public school districts shifted to distance learning, parents, teachers, and students faced a steep learning curve for adjusting to distance learning. Educational experts fear this disruption to education will have lasting effects. And parents, who […]

Professional Development — The Fairmont Way!

Exceptional teachers help create exceptional students. Research suggests that “teachers matter more to student achievement than any other aspect of schooling.” For this reason, Fairmont prioritizes on-going professional development to ensure our teachers are continually expanding their knowledge and skills, enabling them to bring their “A+ game” into the classroom each and every day.   […]

How To Do Remote Learning Right

  Since the COVID-19 pandemic struck earlier this year, phrases like “social distancing,” “flattening the curve,” and “super-spreader” have become part of our everyday vernacular. And if you’re the parent of a school-aged child, so has the term “remote learning.”     When schools all across the globe closed their doors last spring, it caused […]