Reopening and Reuniting at Stratford in the Age of COVID-19

As California counties have begun to allow schools to reopen for in-person instruction, many of Stratford’s schools are in the process of welcoming K-8 students back to campus, with stringent health and safety protocols in place.  Prospective families are invited to schedule a tour and learn more.

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How to Celebrate the Summer Solstice with Your Kids

Summer is finally here, bringing fun in the sun, time with friends and family, and lots of opportunities for learning. The “official” start of summer and longest day of the year, June 21, is also a great time to learn about summer solstice. Read on for some fun ways to celebrate with your children.

Women in STEM: 5 Female Role Models

There’s a rich history of women in STEM who have changed the world, honored for their achievements in science, technology, engineering, and math. Inspiring figures like Marie Curie, Countess Ada Lovelace, Mae Jemison, Dr. Jane Goodall, Florence Nightingale, and many more rightly hold pop culture titles of “greatest women in STEM” or “women who changed the world.” But today, we’re celebrating five modern women who are influencing the STEM world now.

Avoiding the Summer Brain Drain

How much do students lose over the summer? How can an educational summer program help bridge the gap and stop learning loss over the summer? Read our latest blog brought to you by Jeanne Huybrechts, our Chief Academic Officer.

How to Teach Your Child Gratitude This Holiday Season

As the holidays approach, it’s easy to get caught up in the rush of buying gifts, attending parties, and visiting family all over, making it easy to forget what’s really important. The holidays are a great time to focus on what you’re grateful for and to introduce the idea of gratitude to your children. Read on to learn tips and techniques to teach your child gratitude!

Top College Majors for STEM/STEAM Students

Whether your child is just starting kindergarten or beginning to apply to colleges, he or she has likely already thought about a future dream job. If he or she has shown interest in science, technology, engineering, or math at school, your child would likely excel in a STEM/STEAM role. Read on for information about the top college majors that land STEM and STEAM roles!