All In Favor Of Honesty?

“She wouldn’t play with me, even after I asked her!”

She’s young and she’s upset. Her friends at school console her in the stairwell when she cries about the incident. Staff members, including me, check in, see she’s upset but okay, and move on. Although the intricacies of why these friends are in conflict [...]

The Shapes Of Thoughts: Field Notes From The First Month

Student Art 1

How does a mind grow?

How does a person become a person?

Sometimes the best measures are collages, as thoughts take shape before our eyes. In no particular order, then, here are some things we’ve seen and heard in this, the first month of our twelfth year at Fairhaven School [...]