It's time for collaborative core kills, everyone!!" ...The sound of our heroes holding each other to the daily schedule. As I listened in the other day, I couldn't help but reflect on how capable our kids really are. They really know how to resolve conflict, hold each other to a schedule, and help each other … Continue reading

The Treasure Within: Lifting Each Other Up

During our closing discussion on Thursday, our heroes recognized ways in which their studio mates were intentional and contributed to the community... One hero made a great referee during P.E. Another used his intellect to help someone  learn new concepts on No Red Ink. Yet another responded to her friends with kindness, and guided them through conflict … Continue reading The Treasure Within: Lifting Each Other Up

Week 27 (2017) – Growth Mindset: Revisiting the Fundamentals

"Failure is the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.' -Henry Ford This week, our heroes began snapping photos of failures and successes they experienced. There were several times during Project Time that science experiments did not go as expected, or rockets failed to launch properly. However, our heroes kept trying until they understood how to … Continue reading Week 27 (2017) – Growth Mindset: Revisiting the Fundamentals

Week 25 (2017) – Heroes of the Faith Quest Wrap-up

Today was a day of reflection and celebration at Journey Academy! Our heroes agreed that yesterday's Exhibition has been their favorite yet!  While some of them said they felt rushed to prepare the week leading up to it, others commentated that they had more than enough time to prepare. Those who agreed they had felt rushed … Continue reading Week 25 (2017) – Heroes of the Faith Quest Wrap-up