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Rising Scholars Life Coach

By Sam Baker Co-director, Rising Scholars For many of us, high school marked a turning point in life. It was the beginning of a lifelong journey of discovering who we were, figuring out what the world was like, and finding … Continued

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Categories: Youth

Little Village: Investing In … Imagination

Little Village - Investing in imagination

Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children, play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood. – Fred Rogers As we are preparing Little Village to open in … Continued

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Little Village - Stay and Play

Did you know that 90% of developmental growth happens by age 5? Early childhood is the most prolific period of development for children. For children, learning happens through play and sensory experiences: seeing, hearing, tasting, smelling, touching, and movement. At … Continued

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Well done, Mr. Carter. Well done.

There are no standing ovations when you are in the trenches; whether it’s working hard days before to complete final exams before being named a first-generation college graduate or choosing repeatedly to trust the advice of those who have gone … Continued

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