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March 2014

To Accelerate (or Enrich)?

By |March 5th, 2014|

Nicholas Colangelo, Susan Assouline, Miraca Gross.  If you’re a parent of a bright child and you’ve read these authors, good on ya!  If you haven’t, an introduction is in [...]

October 2013

Stand Clear!

By |October 31st, 2013|

The second grade students at Feynman School check dutifully for stray passersby as they prepare to launch their machines. Fortunately, visitors to our building are familiar with excited [...]

September 2013

Giftedness vs. The Gifted

By |September 8th, 2013|

Our perspective on giftedness and talent has evolved!  The old, or 1980s view: 1) simply categorized people as gifted or not gifted, 2) wrongly portrayed giftedness as a [...]

January 2013

My Fellow Scientists

By |January 12th, 2013|

On January 9, 2013, Feynman kindergarten and first grade students took a trip to the U.S. Geological Survey in Reston, VA for a trip they will not soon forget. Students gained valuable exposure to the [...]

November 2012

NAGC 2012!

By |November 11th, 2012|

This week (11/14/12), three Feynman teachers are headed to Denver, CO to attend the 59th annual convention of the National Association for Gifted Children.

Why am I excited for NAGC?

NAGC presents [...]

February 2012

Imagination x 2 at Feynman: Imagination Stage and Destination Imagination

By |February 19th, 2012|

Albert Einstein claimed, “Imagination is more important than knowledge.”  Not ones to take Professor Einstein’s opinions lightly, we are pleased to announce two programs at Feynman School designed to [...]

January 2012

Feynman School Open in Bethesda

By |January 3rd, 2012|

Whew!  Today (1/3/12) we completed our first day at our new Bethesda location and our students gave it a rousing thumbs up.  Our move was made possible by the [...]

December 2011

T. Rowe Price Foundation

By |December 13th, 2011|

We are pleased to announce that Feynman School is the recipient of a 2011 unrestricted grant from the T. Rowe Price Foundation and we wish to thank the foundation for [...]

October 2011

Campus Moving to Bethesda

By |October 19th, 2011|

Greetings!  We are excited to announce that Feynman School is relocating to Bethesda.  Our new campus address will be 7730 Bradley Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20817.  (The nearest intersection is Seven Locks [...]