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  • Nov 28, 2012

    Kindness Curriculum

    School Director Andy Smallman has built an Internet reputation on the subject of kindness. If you don’t know, Andy first created a “kindness curriculum” back in the 90’s for PSCS. Soon thereafter, he brought the concept online and offered it … [more]

    Categories: Archive  Tagged: Andy Smallman, kindness, Kindness Curriculum, Ode Magazine, pscs, Random Acts of Kindness

  • Oct 17, 2012

    Positive Psychology

    Last Friday, school director Andy Smallman hosted a session at school designed for students and adults interested in learning about something called positive psychology AND how PSCS is using the concepts of it. It was a great session and it … [more]

    Categories: Archive  Tagged: Andy Smallman, article, GoStrengths!, Middle School, positive psychology, Values

  • Oct 17, 2012

    What’s Good? PSCS, That’s What!

    A couple weeks back a youth-based organization called “What’s Good 206” came in to PSCS to film Jon Ramer, creator of the Compassion Games and a guest speaker Andy had invited in. As it turns out, they became more interested … [more]

    Categories: Archive, Video  Tagged: Andy Smallman, community, Compassion Games, Jon Ramer, Scobie Puchtler, What's Good 206

  • Oct 4, 2012

    Vibrance Radio Interview

    School Director Andy Smallman was the featured guest yesterday on the Vibrance Radio Podcast, described on their website “as a pathway to believe that you can live life on your own terms and thrive.” Board member Steve Griggs heard about … [more]

    Categories: Archive  Tagged: Andy Smallman, school news, Vibrance Radio

  • Sep 27, 2012

    Passion is Contagious!

    We often say that PSCS is really simple to understand. For instance, one intention of the school is to simply connect our students to people who love what they do. Our belief is that the most natural learning takes place … [more]

    Categories: Archive  Tagged: Andy Smallman, Middle School, Tawni Bell, Values

  • Sep 19, 2012

    Let the Games Begin!

    PSCS is thrilled to be included as a local organization supporting the upcoming Compassion Games, a Seattle-based initiative designed to promote a friendlier city that begin on Friday, September 21st and run through October 21st. On top of that, school … [more]

    Categories: Archive  Tagged: Andy Smallman, article, Compassion Games, Jon Ramer, kindness

  • Sep 12, 2012

    Surprise Ahead!

    School director Andy Smallman writes a regular blog post for The Intelligent Optimist magazine, posting about once a month. In August, he wrote about how he thinks the world is constantly providing people little treasures or surprises to find. Andy … [more]

    Categories: Archive  Tagged: Andy Smallman, Values

  • Jul 14, 2010

    Bonjour from France!

    PSCS founders Andy Smallman and Melinda Shaw are enjoying a year-long sabbatical in France with their two daughters, Chloe and Ella. Andy is posting tales of their adventures daily to a blog. Here’s a recent post, to give you an … [more]

    Categories: Archive  Tagged: Andy Smallman, Melinda Shaw, Staff

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