French staff incorporates new sources

French staff incorporates new sources

  French teachers began a process to improve the French curriculum during a professional development workshop called “Planning and Evaluation with IPAs and Authentic Sources” at the Upper School Aug 22. French teachers Simona Ghirlanda, Jerome Hermeline, Jenn Lechevallier ’98, Myriam LeGoff, Amandine Nelaton and Heath Wagerman attended the four-hour workshop, which was presented by […]

Departments add many new courses

By Eli Haims   In the past four years, numerous new classes have been added to the curriculum, ranging from Advanced Placement Chinese to Studies in Scientific Research. The foreign language department has added AP Chinese, Directed Studies in Greek, Directed Studies in Italian, French Literature Honors and Latin Literature Honors. The two honors literature […]

Review: upper school dance concert

By Esther Zuckerman I have to admit this was my first time seeing the upper school dance concert, and after a nearly 30-minute late start because there was so much traffic, I was a little tentative. But once the eerie music started to play and the lovely voice of French teacher Simona Ghirlanda as the […]