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12 Tips for Making the Most of the College Fair
Upper School | Ivy Brewer, September 17, 2019
Darlington’s College Fair will take place Monday, Sept. 23, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. in the Johnson Field House of the Huffman Athletic Center. All students in grades 9-12 are required to attend. Here are a few tips to help you make the most of your time with the 147 colleges that will be there!

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Professional Development Spotlight: Learning About the Multiple Pathways to the Student Brain
Upper School | Christie Atkins, September 16, 2019
Discover how a book and author visit inspired me, an Upper School math teacher, to improve how I instruct students.

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Alumni Weekend: Reflections from a Class Agent’s 50th Reunion
Alumni | Becca Wood, September 10, 2019
The Darlington and Thornwood Classes of 1968 celebrated their 50th reunion during Alumni Weekend last year and Class Agent David Muschamp ('68) shares his thoughts on the event in this blog.

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Summer Reading Raffle Winners
PK-8 | Kaitlin Ward, August 30, 2019
At Darlington, we love to reward our summer readers! Students and faculty alike were entered into a raffle if they read 60 or more days during the summer.

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The Darlington Advantage
PK-8 | Cristy Baldwin, August 28, 2019
This week I saw the benefits of learning Spanish at an early age in our amazing lower grades Spanish program.

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Purple Tie Auction Sneak Peek
Upper School | Becca Wood, August 13, 2019
The Purple Tie Affair is coming up this Saturday and there are some amazing packages up for grabs during both the live and silent auctions!

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Alumni Spotlight: Myles Englis (’12)
Alumni | Vicki Vincent, July 24, 2019
Alumni Spotlight is an ongoing blog series that features interviews with a variety of Darlington alumni about their careers and the impact their Darlington experience had on their lives. This week, I am excited to share a Q&A with Myles Englis ('12).

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The Importance of Playtime in Learning
PK-8 | Rebekah Kinney, July 8, 2019
Our MakerChallenge camps provided engineering challenges and robot programming opportunities to our campers. After the camp wrapped up, I've reflected a bit on the importance of learning through play.

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Teaching With Passion: Darlington Coffee EDU
Upper School | Beth Wardlaw, June 26, 2019
Each Tuesday morning, Darlington faculty have the opportunity to participate in Darlington Coffee Edu. The purpose of Coffee Edu is to foster growth, build relationships, and collaborate with peers while learning new ideas to use in the classroom.

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Traveling Tiger: Virginia & Washington D.C.
Alumni | Carson Raymond, June 25, 2019
During a week of travels in Virginia and Washington D.C., I had the pleasure of connecting with a variety of Darlington alums.

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Reflecting on the 2019 Al Neuharth Free Spirit & Journalism Conference
Upper School | Alexander Greene, June 25, 2019
I represented the State of Georgia at the 2019 Al Neuharth Free Spirit and Journalism Conference in Washington, D.C. Throughout the conference, we attended panels and seminars led by world-renowned journalists and media professionals, all while exploring the nation’s capital. 

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Geometry students create quilt for local Veteran
Upper School | Christie Atkins, June 21, 2019
A few years ago, I began thinking about ways to incorporate more hands-on activities into my honors geometry class. The idea of creating a quilt from beginning to end intrigued me.

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Art Students Brighten Up Darlington Tunnel
Upper School | Kathy O'Mara, June 4, 2019
Upper School art students and those involved in the mural iPeriod have done a great job on this year's mural project! The full length mural creatively shows the many aspects of Darlington with images from the arts, athletics, and academics.

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