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  • Nov 26, 2013

    You Can Always Be Stronger

    Make Tiny Films was on one of severalĀ PSCS 2013 Fall Term block class offerings (other 2-week block courses this term: All About the Wall, Crashing Cymbals, Poetry Workshop, and Mindfulness/Neuroscience). Taught by PSCS teaching staff member Nic Warmenhoven, MTF is … [more]

    Categories: Archive  Tagged: article, block classes, classes, Make Tiny Films, Nic Warmenhoven, school news, video

  • Jan 11, 2013

    PSCS in the Huffington Post

    A Timely Interview With Jon Ramer About Creating Collective Compassion (Part 2) Huffington Post …“There’s a genius educator in Seattle who runs The Puget Sound Community School, and he’s been teaching kindness for years. He takes kids out and they … [more]

    Categories: Archive  Tagged: Andy Smallman, article, Compassion Games, Huffington Post, Jon Ramer, pscs, school news

  • 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

  • Sep 27, 2012

    Olympic Hike

    Eight PSCS students along with staff members Scobie and Tanya and fearless volunteer Duncan Moore spent last Friday on an ambitious hike deep into the Olympic Mountains. Starting in the dark hours of the morning, the 11 hikers took the … [more]

    Categories: Archive  Tagged: article, hiking, Scobie Puchtler

  • 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 13, 2012

    How About THEM Apples!?

    On Wednesday this week four students led by teachers Nic and Scobie broke away for an afternoon of service work, heading up to the Danny Woo Garden, a nearby terraced hillside that serves International District residents by allowing them sunny … [more]

    Categories: Archive  Tagged: article, community, Danny Woo Community Garden, Scobie Puchtler