Tim Bakland

Head of School

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Waring School Teaching Pedagogy: the first in a series of articles by our teachers

By Tim Bakland on Dec 8, 2018 10:24:45 AM

Dear Waring Community and Friends,

Just over a year ago, the "Waring Way Study Group" (a task-force of the Board of Trustees) commissioned a series of articles to be written over the course of a few years on elements of teaching pedagogy at Waring School -- how our practices both build off of and inform best practices in the larger world.

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Head Of School Journal: Faculty Reflections From Camping Trip 2018

By Tim Bakland on Dec 8, 2018 10:11:51 AM

Dear Waring Community,

We have now just begun our official classes (what most schools would mark as the “start” of year), but we have also just come off a wonderful week at Northwoods Camp in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire. This journey into the outdoors is where the Waring year really begins.

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Celebrating Our Roots; Words and Images Featuring Waring's Founders, Philip and Josée

By Tim Bakland on Dec 8, 2018 9:58:11 AM

From Tim Bakland's remarks at the 2018 Auction: 

In anticipation of this evening’s celebration of Waring’s roots, I had the pleasure of traveling to Tampa, Florida where I spent a day with Philip and Josée, our school’s founders. We spoke at length about the earliest days of the school, La Petite École in Rockport, and then the move here to Beverly.

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