The Parish School Blog
May 15, 2019
While research on executive functioning has been taking place since the early 1970s, it has recently become a common buzzword in the worlds of education and speech-language pathology. This may be due to new research showing that a child’s future success depends less on their ability to memorize math facts and decode words, and more on having strong executive functioning and social-emotional skills. So what is executive functioning, and why is it so important for learning?
Apr 30, 2019
Each June, college students and recent graduates from across the country make their way to The Parish School to gain the real-world experience they need to enter the field of their dreams – speech-language pathology.
Apr 2, 2019
Parish elementary students are getting to school bright and early, sliding on their rain boots, and heading out the classroom door, ready to join their classmates on a brisk morning walk around campus. The new ritual, which started last spring and usually takes about 15 minutes, gets their brains focused and ready for the day ahead.
Feb 19, 2019
The board of trustees of The Parish School has appointed Cheval Bryant, MCD, CCC-SLP, as the next head of school, effective June 3, 2019. Bryant replaces Nancy Bewley, the current head of school, who is retiring at the end of the 2018-19 school year.