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Gnu Stories Podcast | Episode 10: How do you return? Being back on campus during COVID-19

LISTEN: After an extended time in virtual mode, SSFS is opening its campus to students for in-person learning. From dealing with an array of emotions to building new habits, hear from our counselors about how you and your student can get ready to come back to school —whether at SSFS or another community.

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Defining a “New Normal”: Design Thinking in the SSFS Middle School

How do you document the history you're living through? SSFS Middle School students were given this task during the first semester of their Design Thinking class, an SSFS Middle School art elective that is part science class, part research project, and part artistic discovery.  Read more about their process, and hear their Spotify Playlist in the latest SSFS blog post!

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Gnu Stories Podcast | Episode 7: Civic Engagement from a Student Perspective

LISTEN: Join Rodney as he invites our SSFS students to reflect on the 2020 election, what it has meant to them and their classmates, and the role of social media in civic engagement. Further, the group discusses how we, as citizens and community members, resolve conflict and how we all work together to make our school, our country, and our world a better place.

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Gnu Stories Podcast | Episode 6: Civic Engagement and the Role of School

LISTEN: As an educational institution, how do we prepare our students to be civically engaged citizens while also practicing civility? What lessons from history can help guide our students as they learn about democracy and find a way to use their own voice for change? What is the role of school in civic engagement? Hear from faculty members Pinki Shah and Mao Wang as well as Director of DEI Nicole Lee as we explore these questions.

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