Tuesday, January 16, 2007

Quaker Schools - period ended 6.15.2006

Quaker Schools/Arthur Morgan School/Outdoor education offers lessons not found in regular classroom/Asheville Citizen-Times/Asheville/NC/USA/3-Jun-06//... "But this is better than hiking.". The private boarding school with Quaker heritage includes outdoor education as part of its curriculum. ...

Quaker Schools/Isolation///Fanfare for an uncommon man/Stuff.co.nz,/Auckland/NZ/USA/2-Jun-06//Lilburn's isolation started early. He was born in 1915, the seventh and last child of a Scots-born farmer with large holdings near Wanganui. His upbringing was Presbyterian-staunch and lonely, but also idyllic - the 3230ha farm had four waterfalls, and Mt Ruapehu on the horizon. A Quaker primary school gave him a Thoreau-like respect for the environment and the disposition of a gentleman and scholar.

Quaker Schools/Left-wing///Guardian Unlimited: Culture Vulture/Guardian Unlimited/London/England/UK/2-Jun-06//... Taylor was a leftwing, Quaker-schooled troublemaker, whose sympathies tended towards the Soviet Union - he was virulently anti-American, blaming them for the ...

Quaker Schools/Lincoln School//Home proves a solid base for 4 middle schoolers/Providence Journal/Providence/RI/USA/5-Jun-06//... Gigi, 13, is restless, too. She is waiting to hear about her application to Lincoln School, a private, all-girls Quaker school on Providence's East Side. ...

Quaker Schools/Silence///Carolina Friends graduation atypical/Durham Herald Sun/Durham/NC/USA/12-Jun-06//... a white lace dress, Cotterman and 35 other seniors gathered in their school's gym Sunday for a "Meeting for Graduation." In the context of a Quaker Meeting for ...

Quaker Schools/Unity/Women//Lincoln School grads told to measure life by giving/Providence Journal /Providence/RI/USA/9-Jun-06//... Lincoln School, Rhode Island's only private Quaker school for girls, included touches of its heritage during the school's 121st graduation ceremony. ...

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