Planting Seeds in the Writing Classroom

By Lauren Cassani Davis, 4th Grade and Middle School Writing Teacher

“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.”
—Robert Louis Stevenson

Messiness, joy, […]

By |November 21st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized||0 Comments

An Alternative to Brainstorming

By Robert Gold, JD, Executive Director, Feynman School

Recently I had the opportunity to attend the Learning and the Brain Conference in Boston. A particularly enlightening session by Anthony J. […]

By |November 21st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized||0 Comments

The National Association for Gifted Children and Feynman School hosting Parent Day on Saturday, May 6th

Help Your Gifted Child Succeed
The National Association for Gifted Children and Feynman School hosting Parent Day on Saturday, May 6th

WASHINGTON (May 1, 2017) – The National Association for […]

A Teacher’s Perspective

A Teacher’s Perspective

By Allison Brill

Picture a room full of first and second graders. They are having indoor recess, which means that the room is full of energy and chatter. […]

By |March 9th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized||0 Comments

To Accelerate (or Enrich)?

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 […]

By |March 5th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized||0 Comments

Giftedness vs. The Gifted

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 stable […]

My Fellow Scientists

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 […]

NAGC 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 […]

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Imagination x 2 at Feynman: Imagination Stage and Destination Imagination

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 […]

By |February 19th, 2012|Categories: Uncategorized||0 Comments

Feynman School Open in Bethesda

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 […]

By |January 3rd, 2012|Categories: Uncategorized||0 Comments