Frank Bruni: Why Fit Matters Most

Parents considering schools should read New York Times columnist Frank Bruni’s book about college admissions entitled Where You Go Is Not Who You Will Be: An Antidote to the College Admissions Mania. Much of what he says applies in the private K-12 world.

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Checklist for Comparing Schools: Curriculum and Instruction

You have much due diligence to do before you invest significant amounts of money in a K-12 private school education. This checklist is laid out to help you compare how schools on your short list handle curriculum and instruction.

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What About Schools With Riding Programs?

Boarding School Review lists 67 schools with equestrian programs. If you have a son or daughter who is a rider, explore this option for high school.

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Why Should I Hire You?

I look at the private K-12 school hiring picture from the employer’s point of view. Hope this helps you prepare for that all important interview.

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Boarding Schools with IB Programs

The International Baccalaureate programmes cover the entire K-12 spectrum with three distinct educational curricula. In this article, we focus on American private high schools which offer the Diploma Programme.

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Private and Public Schools Compared

This article uses a table so that you can compare private and public K-12 schools, apples to apples.

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A Guide to the Cleveland Council of Independent Schools

The Cleveland Council of Independent Schools is an organization which currently has thirteen member schools in the greater Cleveland area. This article offers a snapshot of each school so that you can explore your options for private K-12 schools on the south shore of Lake Erie.

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