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The Success of Sixteen

If you’re like many parents researching alternatives…

Great Teachers Matter – Credentials Don’t

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How much will your child’s success in school and life…

5 Ways LePort Is Different: Your Choice, In a Nutshell

Since you are reading this blog post, you are probably researching…

The Fundamental Choice

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Last May, I had the opportunity to observe a kindergarten…

A Sense of History at LePort

Amid the safety and comfort of Orange County, it is hard for…

Just not good enough: why your child deserves a better curriculum

If you attended Elementary Curriculum Night, you had a sneak-peek…

Why Do We Study Science

Science education is a staple of modern schooling. One rarely…

Drive: Keeping a Child’s Love of Learning Alive

Every school we know talks about instilling a love of learning…

Don’t Redshirt for Kindergarten–Eliminate Fixed Timeline

Over the past year, much has been said about the right time to…

Choosing a School

Before I started working with LePort, I once had the following…

Why Don’t Students Like School?

We are all familiar with the picture of a classroom full of…

Igniting a Passion to Learn

Take a moment to think back over the different experiences you’ve…

Few question what students are being taught or how.

Memorizing and drilling students, once thought out of fashion,…

Excellent Test Scores—For What They Are Worth

Recently, we received the annual standardized test scores for…

In Our Student’s Own Words: Yearbook 2010

One of the most pleasant aspects of my job at LePort Mission…