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The importance of empathy

Noted expert on early learning and best-selling author Bob Sornson, Ph.D., to speak at Academy’s 2019 McMillan lecture on April 29. When national…

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Empowering excellence

Academy teacher says empowering her students to be lifelong learners is of paramount importance to her. When Grosse Pointe Academy third-grade teacher Vanessa…

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‘Global-minded’ citizens

New initiatives recently introduced at The Grosse Pointe Academy encourage greater diversity and cultural awareness for the student body.  According to Trevor Clor,…

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Learning lasting lessons

Grosse Pointe Academy directress discovered the advantages of Montessori years ago with her own children’s early education. Now she looks forward to a…

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‘Inspired and informed’

Professional development and continuing education/advanced degrees for Academy faculty and staff key to student success. According to Learning Forward, a Dallas-based association advocating…

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Technology and tradition

New first grade teacher at the Academy finds the sweet spot between tech and paper ’n pencils. Grosse Pointe Academy first-grade teacher Emma…

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Advocates, trustees, entrepreneurs

Two new trustees want to leverage their extensive experience in business, finance and entrepreneurship to ensure the continued success of The Grosse Pointe…

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Balancing academics with athletics

Physical education and athletic programs at the Academy off to a rousing start with new athletic director. The Grosse Pointe Academy is widely…

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Love at first sight

Art teacher who fell in love with the Academy after hiring on a year ago is leading school’s innovative new middle school art…

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Safe and secure

The Grosse Pointe Academy faculty and staff receive extensive training and certification in school safety. With what seems like an epidemic of campus…

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