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Miss Representation Showing

March 11, 2013
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Read Across America Day

February 28, 2013

“Who are you going to dress as this year?”  I asked my second and third grade friends today and, “Who should I dress as?!”  The consensus was that I should…

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Education Forum with Dr. JoAnn Deak

February 15, 2013

Robert C. Parker School is proud to present a special evening forum for parents and educators with internationally renowned psychologist Dr. JoAnn Deak. The Magic Decade: Structuring Your Child’s Learning…

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Jesse Pickard ’98 honored in Forbes

February 11, 2013

Parker grad, Jesse Pickard ’98 was recently honored by Forbes Magazine in its 30 under 30 Games and Apps section, and also featured in the Times Union.  Jesse’s company makes…

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Students Open an Exhibit at the Historical Society

December 11, 2012

Learning with a Purpose Taking their learning far beyond the walls of the classroom, the second and third graders at Robert C. Parker School are preparing a display for the…

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Parker Alumni: Modeling Lives of Purposeful Action

October 31, 2012

Morgan Lindsay ’00 is now a Parker trustee. A dedicated bobsledder through middle school and then in high school at Doane Stuart, Morgan switched to crew while at the University…

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Students Curate an Exhibit at Troy’s Historical Society

October 31, 2012

Students look for clues about Troy’s history On December 13, 2012 Parker 2-3’s will be mounting and curating a display at the Rensselaer County Historical Society about the development and…

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Developing Naturalists and Leaders in Muddy Boots Club

October 31, 2012

It takes many wonder-filled afternoons in Muddy Boots Club balancing on branches, collecting treasures and making observations in the woods to learn to care deeply about natural science and the…

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Learning in nature

October 25, 2012

Follow me as I walk with the K-1 science class out looking for frogs.  Into the woods and along the sun dappled trail through Fort Ham to the West creek. …

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Active learning

October 11, 2012

Follow me as I walk with the K-1 science class out looking for frogs.  Into the woods and along the sun dappled trail through Fort Ham to the West creek. …

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