Category Archives: Academics

Sorting out the “Can’t do” from the “Won’t do”

by John Eck Summit Prep History Teacher On day one of the semester students drift in and find seats. In those minutes before the lesson gets underway there will be joking, mild horseplay, questions about what we will be doing … Continue reading

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Spring Block Break Trip to London

Summit Prep School is excited to offer an optional International travel opportunity to London, England for a small group of Summit students during our May, 2015 block break. In conjunction with this trip student participants will take a British Literature … Continue reading

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Problem Solving 101; Who cares about the trains anyway?

If you mention story problems to most adults, the most common one that they recall is about two trains.  Now, let’s be serious.  When have you ever tried to figure out when two trains heading in the same direction would … Continue reading

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Summit Poetry Slammed my Nerves

I sit in a high-backed dark-wood chair in The Lodge, where we have set up for a community-wide, invitations-transferable affair: the annual Creative Writing Class Poetry Slam.

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