* Head’s Note
Since the middle of January, I have been conducting individual contract discussions with the faculty and staff. Each year, these discussions provide an important opportunity to reflect on where we are as a school as well as set goals for the coming year.
Head of School’s Blog on the DailyUV
With the Winter Olympics now upon us, it’s common to hear of athletes who experience a “flow” while they are competing. But this powerful state of concentration is not limited to athletes.
About Crossroads Academy
Crossroads Academy is a coeducational, independent day school in Lyme, NH, serving students from kindergarten through eighth grade.
By Brad Choyt for the Valley News (Published in print: Tuesday, February 13, 2018) I remember the shift well. It happened a decade ago, soon after the first Androids and iPhones became common. I was on a subway in New York… Read more >
By Brad Choyt for the Valley News (Published in print: Tuesday, October 10, 2017) What an exciting, yet challenging time to be in education. For teachers who continuously strive to prepare students for the challenges they will face in their lifetimes,… Read more >
By Brad Choyt for the Valley News (Published in print: Tuesday, June 20, 2017) We live in a culture that likes to evaluate and quantify how we’re doing. From an early age, we test students relative to their classmates and issue… Read more >
Excerpt from the education section of the online Valley News: Monday, March 20, 2017 (Published in print: Tuesday, March 21, 2017) STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Cells Three Upper Valley students will represent New Hampshire at the national MathCounts competition in Florida in April,… Read more >
The Technology Task Force at Crossroads Academy has worked diligently on developing a new policy to best support a culture of respect, balance, and responsibility. Copies of this policy will be coming home with students for you to review and we would like to invite your feedback at this meeting.