Category Archives: Education

“Explore It!” Camp Engages KCPS Students in Summer Learning Fun

Kent County Public Schools August 16, 2017 This summer, the halls of Worton Elementary School were filled with the sounds of learning and fun at Summer “Explore It” Camp. Kent County Public School children were invited to participate in the … Continue reading

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Washington College’s Innovative New Eastern Shore Food Lab Will be Based in the Heart of Chestertown in Renovated Restaurant Space

In an effort to integrate Washington College’s innovative new Eastern Shore Food Lab directly with the local Chestertown community, the College announced today that the Food Lab will be based downtown in the building which presently houses the Blue Heron Café. Continue reading

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KCPS Announces Back to School Fair August 7, 2017

On Monday, August 7, 2017 from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m., Kent County Public Schools will hold a Back to School Fair at the Kent County Community Center at 11041 Worton Rd, Worton, MD. The fair is open to all students and their families at the county’s five public schools, and will help students prepare for the new school year. Continue reading

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Ninth Grade Students Go to College to Explore How They Think and Learn

QACPS Chestertown, Maryland (July 14, 2017) This summer 30 students from Kent and Queen Anne’s Counties are participating in an innovative new program designed to enhance how they think and learn. The Summer Youth Development and Leadership Academy (SYDLA) is … Continue reading

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Kent School to Host Preschool Preview

On Saturday, July 22, 2017 Kent School will open its Little School for a preview session for those interested in learning more about the Preschool program. The session will run from 9:00 am to 11:00 am. The Little School teachers will be on hand to work with children on typical school day activities. Kent School’s Head of School, Nancy Mugele and Assistant Head of School for Advancement, Tricia Cammerzell will be on hand to answer prospective parents’ questions and to give campus tours. Continue reading

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Kent School to Integrate Mind, Brain and Education Science into the Classroom

In a yearlong program, Kent School is partnering with the Center for Transformative Teaching and Learning at St. Andrew’s Episcopal School in Potomac, MD to focus on the leading brain science and research, and to learn to integrate educational neuroscience into the classroom. Working with Director Glenn Whitman and Ian Kelleher, Director of Research, Kent School employees will engage in multiple professional development sessions. Continue reading

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