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  • New Products — The Crefeld School
    Classroom School Store Photo Gallery Senior Dinner Graduation 2016 Staff Senior Dinner Graduation Form Program Upper School Middle School Graduation by Exhibition College Counseling Advisory Community Service Learning Spring Minicourses Learning Emotional Support Outward Bound Permaculture Center People Faculty and Staff Board of Trustees Support Ways to Give Annual Fund Donate Now Pennsylvania Tax Credit Programs School Store Biennial Auction Alumni Welcome Request a Transcript Keep Us Updated Glass Studio The Crefeld Glass Studio Register For Classes Hours Rentals Lessons Rules and Terms of Use Pickup Schedule Summer Art Programs for Teens George s Blog New Products About Welcome Mission and History Progressive Education School Profile Employment Contact and Directions Admissions Welcome Viewbook Apply Now Open House Schedule Request More Information Tuition and Financial Aid Trustees Scholarship Life Extracurriculars Lunch Service School Forms Net Classroom School Store Photo Gallery Senior Dinner Graduation 2016 Staff Senior Dinner Graduation Form Program Upper School Middle School Graduation by Exhibition College Counseling Advisory Community Service Learning Spring Minicourses Learning Emotional Support Outward Bound Permaculture Center People Faculty and Staff Board of Trustees Support Ways to Give Annual Fund Donate Now Pennsylvania Tax Credit Programs School Store Biennial Auction Alumni Welcome Request a Transcript Keep Us Updated Glass Studio The Crefeld Glass Studio Register For Classes Hours Rentals Lessons Rules and Terms of Use Pickup Schedule Summer Art Programs for Teens George s Blog Transcript Request from 7 00 About Welcome Mission and History Progressive Education School Profile Employment Contact and Directions Admissions Welcome Viewbook Apply Now Open House Schedule Request More Information Tuition and Financial Aid Trustees Scholarship Life Extracurriculars Lunch Service School Forms Net Classroom School Store Photo Gallery Senior Dinner Graduation 2016 Staff Senior Dinner Graduation Form Program Upper School Middle School Graduation by Exhibition College Counseling Advisory Community Service Learning Spring

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  • It's Leap Day! — The Crefeld School
    Service School Forms Net Classroom School Store Photo Gallery Senior Dinner Graduation 2016 Staff Senior Dinner Graduation Form Program Upper School Middle School Graduation by Exhibition College Counseling Advisory Community Service Learning Spring Minicourses Learning Emotional Support Outward Bound Permaculture Center People Faculty and Staff Board of Trustees Support Ways to Give Annual Fund Donate Now Pennsylvania Tax Credit Programs School Store Biennial Auction Alumni Welcome Request a Transcript Keep Us Updated Glass Studio The Crefeld Glass Studio Register For Classes Hours Rentals Lessons Rules and Terms of Use Pickup Schedule Summer Art Programs for Teens George s Blog George s Blog George Zeleznik is the Head of School at Crefeld George s Blog is a mostly weekly blog of his thoughts on progressive education and all things Crefeld February 29 2016 It s Leap Day February 29 2016 George Zeleznik It s been a while since I last blogged things have been busy around here But since it is leap day and I have extra time I thought I d blog Last Wednesday I headed out to San Francisco for the NAIS conference I attended several workshops one in particular on planning major anniversaries in independent schools In case you are unaware Crefeld turns 50 in 2020 We will celebrating the whole year long In addition to the workshops I had the opportunity to listen to some dynamic keynote speakers including Bryan Stevenson talk about his inspiring career as a criminal defense attorney working with people on death row and children who are being tried as adults If you are looking for a great read pick up his memoir Just Mercy A Story of Justice and Redemption While the conference was my main reason for traveling to California the highlight of my trip was getting together with a group

    Original URL path: http://www.crefeld.org/georges-blog/2016/2/29/its-leap-day (2016-04-30)
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  • George's Blog — The Crefeld School
    Scholarship Life Extracurriculars Lunch Service School Forms Net Classroom School Store Photo Gallery Senior Dinner Graduation 2016 Staff Senior Dinner Graduation Form Program Upper School Middle School Graduation by Exhibition College Counseling Advisory Community Service Learning Spring Minicourses Learning Emotional Support Outward Bound Permaculture Center People Faculty and Staff Board of Trustees Support Ways to Give Annual Fund Donate Now Pennsylvania Tax Credit Programs School Store Biennial Auction Alumni Welcome Request a Transcript Keep Us Updated Glass Studio The Crefeld Glass Studio Register For Classes Hours Rentals Lessons Rules and Terms of Use Pickup Schedule Summer Art Programs for Teens George s Blog George s Blog George Zeleznik is the Head of School at Crefeld George s Blog is a mostly weekly blog of his thoughts on progressive education and all things Crefeld February 10 2016 Reunion February 10 2016 George Zeleznik In two weeks on February 24th I ll be in the San Francisco Bay area While I m out there I will be hosting a Bay Area Crefeld reunion In planning this event I have been reflecting on our community and what an outstanding opportunity I have to be part of such a wonderful school Over the last few weeks me Aaron Dan Stacey and a few others have been looking through old pictures from over the years I have spent many hours reminiscing about our alumni spring trips class projects performances and senior presentations Then there were the pictures of past graduations truly great days To have the perspective on how they are today is very rewarding However in this whole process of thinking about our students over the years it was our community that stood out the most The memories were so vivid and exciting because we live and work together everyday in a small school that is committed to progressive education and prides itself on working with each person individually Experiencing your education is not just about class projects and performances it is about experiencing the uniqueness the strengths the areas of growth everything that makes us a community of individuals February 10 2016 George Zeleznik George Zeleznik January 28 2016 Winter Storm Jonas January 28 2016 George Zeleznik Let is snow Let it snow Let it snow Actually I am a little sick of snow We have come to the end of the first semester and as always the Winter Arts Celebration was a huge success The Arts Celebration is always a time for me to reflect on what a talented and courageous group of students we have Really all semester long I have witnessed our students being thinkers writers scientists and mathematicians when I walk around the school Then to see the collaboration on stage and to create the gallery space as well as the talent displayed throughout the gallery what an outstanding display of student empowerment Additionally there were over a dozen Crefeld alumni there to celebrate the evening This semester we have some really cool elective choices From a host of

    Original URL path: http://www.crefeld.org/georges-blog/?offset=1456775190820 (2016-04-30)
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  • Reunion — The Crefeld School
    Trustees Scholarship Life Extracurriculars Lunch Service School Forms Net Classroom School Store Photo Gallery Senior Dinner Graduation 2016 Staff Senior Dinner Graduation Form Program Upper School Middle School Graduation by Exhibition College Counseling Advisory Community Service Learning Spring Minicourses Learning Emotional Support Outward Bound Permaculture Center People Faculty and Staff Board of Trustees Support Ways to Give Annual Fund Donate Now Pennsylvania Tax Credit Programs School Store Biennial Auction Alumni Welcome Request a Transcript Keep Us Updated Glass Studio The Crefeld Glass Studio Register For Classes Hours Rentals Lessons Rules and Terms of Use Pickup Schedule Summer Art Programs for Teens George s Blog George s Blog George Zeleznik is the Head of School at Crefeld George s Blog is a mostly weekly blog of his thoughts on progressive education and all things Crefeld February 10 2016 Reunion February 10 2016 George Zeleznik In two weeks on February 24th I ll be in the San Francisco Bay area While I m out there I will be hosting a Bay Area Crefeld reunion In planning this event I have been reflecting on our community and what an outstanding opportunity I have to be part of such a wonderful school Over the last few weeks me Aaron Dan Stacey and a few others have been looking through old pictures from over the years I have spent many hours reminiscing about our alumni spring trips class projects performances and senior presentations Then there were the pictures of past graduations truly great days To have the perspective on how they are today is very rewarding However in this whole process of thinking about our students over the years it was our community that stood out the most The memories were so vivid and exciting because we live and work together everyday in a small

    Original URL path: http://www.crefeld.org/georges-blog/2016/2/10/reunion (2016-04-30)
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  • Winter Storm Jonas — The Crefeld School
    Schedule Request More Information Tuition and Financial Aid Trustees Scholarship Life Extracurriculars Lunch Service School Forms Net Classroom School Store Photo Gallery Senior Dinner Graduation 2016 Staff Senior Dinner Graduation Form Program Upper School Middle School Graduation by Exhibition College Counseling Advisory Community Service Learning Spring Minicourses Learning Emotional Support Outward Bound Permaculture Center People Faculty and Staff Board of Trustees Support Ways to Give Annual Fund Donate Now Pennsylvania Tax Credit Programs School Store Biennial Auction Alumni Welcome Request a Transcript Keep Us Updated Glass Studio The Crefeld Glass Studio Register For Classes Hours Rentals Lessons Rules and Terms of Use Pickup Schedule Summer Art Programs for Teens George s Blog George s Blog George Zeleznik is the Head of School at Crefeld George s Blog is a mostly weekly blog of his thoughts on progressive education and all things Crefeld January 28 2016 Winter Storm Jonas January 28 2016 George Zeleznik Let is snow Let it snow Let it snow Actually I am a little sick of snow We have come to the end of the first semester and as always the Winter Arts Celebration was a huge success The Arts Celebration is always a time for me to reflect on what a talented and courageous group of students we have Really all semester long I have witnessed our students being thinkers writers scientists and mathematicians when I walk around the school Then to see the collaboration on stage and to create the gallery space as well as the talent displayed throughout the gallery what an outstanding display of student empowerment Additionally there were over a dozen Crefeld alumni there to celebrate the evening This semester we have some really cool elective choices From a host of Art classes Art Survey Physical Theatre Glassblowing and Illustration and Storytelling

    Original URL path: http://www.crefeld.org/georges-blog/2016/1/28/winter-storm-jonas (2016-04-30)
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  • George's Blog — The Crefeld School
    Classroom School Store Photo Gallery Senior Dinner Graduation 2016 Staff Senior Dinner Graduation Form Program Upper School Middle School Graduation by Exhibition College Counseling Advisory Community Service Learning Spring Minicourses Learning Emotional Support Outward Bound Permaculture Center People Faculty and Staff Board of Trustees Support Ways to Give Annual Fund Donate Now Pennsylvania Tax Credit Programs School Store Biennial Auction Alumni Welcome Request a Transcript Keep Us Updated Glass Studio The Crefeld Glass Studio Register For Classes Hours Rentals Lessons Rules and Terms of Use Pickup Schedule Summer Art Programs for Teens George s Blog George s Blog George Zeleznik is the Head of School at Crefeld George s Blog is a mostly weekly blog of his thoughts on progressive education and all things Crefeld January 08 2016 Loving Learning January 08 2016 George Zeleznik Happy New Year We are back from winter break and the campus is humming again We are preparing for our Winter Arts Celebration next Thursday January 14th one of my favorite days of the year This blog post brings me the last of the 6 pillars of Progressive education outline in Tom Little s book Loving Learning How Progressive Education Can Save America s Schools Progressive schools believe deeply that we have an obligation to provide support for children to develop a sense of social justice and become active participants in America s democracy This manifests several ways at Crefeld including student facilitated Town Hall Meetings However today I want to highlight the thoughtful and meaningful work of the Perspectives Committee here at Crefeld This afternoon several students from the Perspectives Committee led by Mahdiya and Mioshi directed the entire Crefeld community through an exercise called The Silent Movement This exercise challenged us to get out of our comfort zone and silently become stronger as a group We stood when we identified with a statement sat when we did not While simple in design it was powerful it its message I am very proud of the courage demonstrated by our community today George January 08 2016 George Zeleznik George Zeleznik December 17 2015 South Africa December 17 2015 George Zeleznik If you follow Crefeld on Twitter CrefeldSchool you know that we just had an amazing visit with 9 students from Cedar House a progressive school in Cape Town South Africa This visit was the second part of our exchange with Cedar House Last year five Crefeld kids went to South Africa for 2 weeks The visit was overflowing with activities that included an overnight in DC a Philly tourist day and of course the daily Crefeld experience Every visitor was able to make something in the glass studio and we sent them home with a Crefeld t shirt and a copy of BUCK the award winning memoir by MK Asante class of 2000 What I appreciated about this visit was watching our community specifically the host kids and our visitors learn from each other in a way that can only be experienced The conversations about

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  • Loving Learning — The Crefeld School
    Aid Trustees Scholarship Life Extracurriculars Lunch Service School Forms Net Classroom School Store Photo Gallery Senior Dinner Graduation 2016 Staff Senior Dinner Graduation Form Program Upper School Middle School Graduation by Exhibition College Counseling Advisory Community Service Learning Spring Minicourses Learning Emotional Support Outward Bound Permaculture Center People Faculty and Staff Board of Trustees Support Ways to Give Annual Fund Donate Now Pennsylvania Tax Credit Programs School Store Biennial Auction Alumni Welcome Request a Transcript Keep Us Updated Glass Studio The Crefeld Glass Studio Register For Classes Hours Rentals Lessons Rules and Terms of Use Pickup Schedule Summer Art Programs for Teens George s Blog George s Blog George Zeleznik is the Head of School at Crefeld George s Blog is a mostly weekly blog of his thoughts on progressive education and all things Crefeld January 08 2016 Loving Learning January 08 2016 George Zeleznik Happy New Year We are back from winter break and the campus is humming again We are preparing for our Winter Arts Celebration next Thursday January 14th one of my favorite days of the year This blog post brings me the last of the 6 pillars of Progressive education outline in Tom Little s book Loving Learning How Progressive Education Can Save America s Schools Progressive schools believe deeply that we have an obligation to provide support for children to develop a sense of social justice and become active participants in America s democracy This manifests several ways at Crefeld including student facilitated Town Hall Meetings However today I want to highlight the thoughtful and meaningful work of the Perspectives Committee here at Crefeld This afternoon several students from the Perspectives Committee led by Mahdiya and Mioshi directed the entire Crefeld community through an exercise called The Silent Movement This exercise challenged us to get

    Original URL path: http://www.crefeld.org/georges-blog/2016/1/8/loving-learning (2016-04-30)
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  • South Africa — The Crefeld School
    Trustees Scholarship Life Extracurriculars Lunch Service School Forms Net Classroom School Store Photo Gallery Senior Dinner Graduation 2016 Staff Senior Dinner Graduation Form Program Upper School Middle School Graduation by Exhibition College Counseling Advisory Community Service Learning Spring Minicourses Learning Emotional Support Outward Bound Permaculture Center People Faculty and Staff Board of Trustees Support Ways to Give Annual Fund Donate Now Pennsylvania Tax Credit Programs School Store Biennial Auction Alumni Welcome Request a Transcript Keep Us Updated Glass Studio The Crefeld Glass Studio Register For Classes Hours Rentals Lessons Rules and Terms of Use Pickup Schedule Summer Art Programs for Teens George s Blog George s Blog George Zeleznik is the Head of School at Crefeld George s Blog is a mostly weekly blog of his thoughts on progressive education and all things Crefeld December 17 2015 South Africa December 17 2015 George Zeleznik If you follow Crefeld on Twitter CrefeldSchool you know that we just had an amazing visit with 9 students from Cedar House a progressive school in Cape Town South Africa This visit was the second part of our exchange with Cedar House Last year five Crefeld kids went to South Africa for 2 weeks The visit was overflowing with activities that included an overnight in DC a Philly tourist day and of course the daily Crefeld experience Every visitor was able to make something in the glass studio and we sent them home with a Crefeld t shirt and a copy of BUCK the award winning memoir by MK Asante class of 2000 What I appreciated about this visit was watching our community specifically the host kids and our visitors learn from each other in a way that can only be experienced The conversations about culture family history and life was truly amazing to witness Over

    Original URL path: http://www.crefeld.org/georges-blog/2015/12/17/south-africa (2016-04-30)
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