Author: ccswaterbury

Four children digging in community garden

Director Notes: Of Gardens and Partnerships

Gardens provide so many wonderful metaphors for education.  Ideas of “planting seeds,” cultivating good habits, and celebrating growth are just a few examples of connecting the labor of gardening with the work of education.  However,

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The Better Futures Society

The Better Futures Society Why Sponsorships are Important In all of the basic measures of school success – attendance, behavior and working at grade level – CCS excels.  That success is attributed to small class

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CCS Director with Students

Director Notes: Dreaming

Despite the obvious challenges presented by the Covid-19 pandemic, the past few months have been some of my most professionally enjoyable.  I was charged to lead my colleagues in dreaming about the future of CCS. 

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