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The TNCS College & Career Program

Posted by TNCS on January 9, 2019

The mission of The New Community School’s College & Career Program is to work in partnership with family, faculty/staff, and community members to provide a comprehensive and developmentally appropriate college…

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Standards Based Grading: Keeping the Focus on Learning

Posted by TNCS on November 27, 2018

When I started at TNCS in the fall of 2011, I didn’t have a lot of training in the area of grading and assessment.  So like just about every teacher, I did what…

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Growing Electives Program: Discovering Passions & Gaining Skills

Posted by TNCS on November 2, 2018

The Electives program at TNCS is fertile ground for the development of the passions and gifts of unique minds because of the degree of student choice and the variety of…

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TNCS Rocks

Posted by TNCS on September 21, 2018

This summer, the TNCS faculty read Grant Lichtman’s book Moving the Rock. In August, he Zoomed in for a conversation on the first day of faculty orientation. Imagine Sisyphus persistently…

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