Eye on Our Vision: Differentiated Instruction & Understanding by Design At Seven Arrows our promise is to offer meaningful pedagogy and thoughtful instruction, differentiated to meet the needs of each of our students. We deliver rigorous, hands-on content with students’ individual needs, pace,...

Eye on Our Vision: Sisu The country of Finland has frequently been making popular news in recent years with what seems to us Americans as some radical approaches to education— from its philosophy on early childhood (i.e, to keep academics at bay and...

Eye on Our Vision: Focusing on Ourselves We’ve been enjoying a rather short read by Daniel Goleman and Peter Senge entitled, The Triple Focus: A New Approach to Education, which reminds us once again of the significance of social/emotional learning to children’s overall development and...

Eye on Our Vision: Bilingualism’s Benefits to the Social Brain Research has long supported the cognitive benefits to learning a second language. More recently, science has been discovering even wider-reaching advantages to the multilingual brain above and beyond enhanced IQ and executive functioning....

Eye on Our Vision: Maintaining a Growth Mindset At Seven Arrows, authentically feeding a culture of a “growth mindset” applies not just to our students, but to our educators as well. This past Friday and Saturday, our faculty attended the CUE conference...

Eye on Our Vision: You & Your Future Self We excerpted another section of Kelly McGonigal’s book, Willpower, firstly because it’s fascinating and relevant to ourselves, our children, and our wellbeing, and secondly, because it happens to be our next Book Club Hike...

Eye on Our Vision: The Importance of Coding & Foreign Language Literacies The past 50 years have been full of innovation and globalization, making everything faster and more interconnected. According to author, entrepreneur, and innovation expert Alec Ross, this shift in thinking and...