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Embracing the New Year through Goal Setting

Setting goals for the New Year has always been a goal for many people, particularly students who have taken their sweet time to use the Christmas holiday to view the projects they have done in retrospect. This tradition brings optimism to the hearts of students who desire to start with a clean slate as they …

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Applying 21st Century Skills

A world that is increasingly growing in complexity requires higher-order skills—this means that our 21st century world expects a 21st century skill set from its citizens. Educating the next generation has never been more important and challenging, as true progressive learning goes beyond compartmentalized content areas.  The P21 Framework for 21st Century Learning provides a …

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Incorporating Grit & Resilience in Progressive Learning

Incorporating Grit & Resilience in Progressive Learning “Passion and perseverance for long term and meaningful goals,” says psychologist Angela Duckworth when asked to describe grit, a term she coined. Since the publishing of her book, Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance, and the circulation of her TED Talk, grit has often been identified as …

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Skills we Celebrate at Keys

As a community, we value developing lifelong learners who explore learning opportunities, grow as independent individuals, and pursue their passion. Nurturing learners at Keys not only involves creating a supportive and engaging learning environment but also providing them with experiences that enable them to develop lifelong skills, and have a growth mindset. Below are some …

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