Author: Camrynne Six

The Tech-Wise Family Chapter 6 “The Good News About Boredom” - Josh Feil   “Boredom is actually a crucial warning sign - as important in its own way as physical pain. It’s a sign that our capacity for wonder and delight, contemplation and attention, real play and fruitful work has...

Have you ever been stuck? At St. Stephen's Academy, we know your child is going to get stuck at some point. In fact, in the higher grades we purposefully give them problems that we know are challenging and require perseverance to complete. Being stuck is...

The Tech-Wise Family, Chapter 5 “Learning and Working” – Devin Smith Imagine someone calls you up one day:             “Hello?”             “Greetings, neighbor. I represent a research company, and we would like to include your family in a significant experiment.”              “Ok, what’s this about?”             “Yes, it’s simple. We play hours...

Our South Campus welcomed the 5th grade students to Preview Day on Tuesday to give them just a glimpse into life as a middle school student next fall. Excitement was high as they started their day off with fun activities in the gym with Mr. Koch, Mr....

...11th grade students have been learning about the quantum principles governing atomic structures. To put their understanding to the test, students played electron-ic battleship. "Ships" were placed across different elements on the periodic table and students took turns "firing" at different elements by naming specific...

5th Grade Class Visits Hearthstone - Carrie Cybulski, 5th-B Teacher Our class had a wonderful visit to Hearthstone this last week. We had the privilege of presenting a short play about the Pilgrims' voyage to the New World and their friendship with the Native Americans upon landing in...

​The Tech-Wise Family, Chapter 4 “Waking and Sleeping” – Riley Gilmore Technology is not just “easy everywhere,” it is also “whenever.” This can be a great gift. When our son was five months old, my wife and I were thanking God for this “whenever” technology as my phone...

Today is Giving Tuesday, where non-profits and charitable causes across the nation are encouraging patrons to support their cause and stewardship in general. Through the power of social media and person to person interactions today, tens of millions of dollars will find their way to worthy causes. Our cause...

Last Friday evening our High School students thoroughly enjoyed a masquerade ball themed protocol event. This annual event gives the students an opportunity to dress up, practice their social graces, eat a nice meal together, and try out their recent dance step instructions on the...

The Tech-Wise Family, Chapter 3 "Structuring Time” - Steve Oeverman Do you ever feel exhausted? Are there times when physical and mental fatigue threaten your ability to think and live well? Many feel the weight of this burden and look for relief by doing yoga classes, a new...