September 29, 2016

Feynman School Makers Unite!

By |September 29th, 2016|

Hands down Feynman School had the greatest representation at the Maker Faire yesterday!

Parents and children alike got to tinker with 3D printing; simple circuitry; and robotics. We learned […]

Feynman School Welcomes Thai Delegation

By |September 19th, 2016|

This morning Feynman School was honored to welcome a delegation from Thailand’s Teachers’ Educational Study Visit to the United States. The delegation is supported by the Ministry of Foreign […]

March 4, 2016

Feynman School Teams take Three First Place Spots at Destination Imagination’s West Central Tournament

By |March 4th, 2016|

We are thrilled to announce that three of our elementary school teams placed first in their challenges at the MD West Central Regional Destination Imagination (DI)Tournament on Saturday, February 27, […]

A Teacher’s Perspective

By |March 9th, 2015|

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. […]

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 31, 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 students […]

September 8, 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 stable […]

January 12, 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 11, 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 19, 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 […]