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  • 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

    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 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

  • Sep 12, 2012

    The Foundation(s) is Strong!

    New to PSCS this year is the term “Foundations.” It refers specifically to the first two weeks of school, 9 school days in which the staff help the students build the foundation on which the rest of the school year … [more]

    Categories: Archive  Tagged: Foundation, High School, Values

  • PSCS

    Jul 12, 2010

    Doing the Work You Love

    Beloved friend of PSCS, Lyn Lambert, sent a magazine article by Harvard lawyer Tama Kieves, who gave up her law practice to pursue a lifestyle that was more meaningful for her. Now Kieves is a life coach. Her message is … [more]

    Categories: Archive  Tagged: Lyn Lambert, Mission, Steve Miranda, Values