PrepTalk

Blog posts by members of the University Prep Community

 

In Response to Charlottesville
Matt Levinson, Head of School

We do not know what the next few weeks will bring, yet we will plan to have discussions with our students to help them process, understand, and make sense of recent events in Charlottesville  in a way that gives them optimism and hope to make meaningful, lasting change in our society and our world.  

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Why University Prep
Matt Levinson, Head of School

People have asked, “What makes University Prep stand out?” There are myriad reasons, but here are 10 to start.

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Rising Sea Levels: The Silent Killer
Adam Reid '18

Climate change and its effects pose the most immediate and pertinent danger to our nation. I believe that this is the defining issue of our time.

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Global Link -- Bringing  It Back
Blythe Eickerman '17

Despite having spent only about 12 days in-country, I walked away with more information and memorable experiences than I really knew what to do with. Here are the few main takeaways.

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Global Online Academy Adds to UPrep Offerings
Holly Woodson, French Teacher and GOA Site Director
University Prep’s initiative to join the Global Online Academy consortium of peer independent schools two years ago has given Pumas yet another way to become intellectually courageous, socially responsible citizens of the world.
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Growing "Up"
Marianne Picha, Director of Middle School
As parents and educators, we can help middle school kids by putting things into perspective for them.
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