Charlotte educator opens Vermont Day School Focus on 21st century education

Charlotte educator opens Vermont Day School  Focus on 21st century education

By Chea Waters Evans The phrase “21st century education” might bring to mind images of kids sitting alone hunched over their computers, but that couldn’t be farther from reality. It turns out that this concept means bright, colorful classrooms, beanbag chairs, active kids, lots of project-based learning…and of course, technology. Charlotte educator and mother of… Read More »

Hinesburg Nursery School hosts Waffle Breakfast this Saturday, silent auction, sleigh rides, and more featured at annual event

Hinesburg Nursery School hosts Waffle Breakfast this Saturday, silent auction, sleigh rides, and more featured at annual event

Plan to attend the Hinesburg Nursery School’s 17th Annual Waffle Breakfast and Silent Auction on Saturday, Feb. 7 from 8am-11am in the Hinesburg Community School cafeteria. Everyone is encouraged to enjoy a hearty breakfast of waffles complete with Vermont maple syrup, strawberries, and whipped cream, served with sides of bacon, bagels, fruit, and more. After… Read More »

CCS students, staff undergo TB testing

Vermont Health Department officials tested 140 students and staff members for tuberculosis (TB) at a special clinic at the Charlotte Central School (CCS) on Monday, Jan. 26 after an employee at the school was diagnosed with an active case of the disease. A letter from the health department and school was sent home to parents… Read More »

Vermont’s 50-Plus & Baby Boomer EXPO celebrates 20th year, Jan. 31, 9am-4pm, Sheraton-Hotel & Conference Center

Vermont’s 50-Plus & Baby Boomer EXPO celebrates 20th year, Jan. 31, 9am-4pm, Sheraton-Hotel & Conference Center

By Sheri Duff It could be said that Vermont Maturity Magazine publishers Marianne and Paul Apfelbaum were ahead of their time. Two decades ago, the then 20-something-year-olds not only established a magazine for those 50 and older; they also created Vermont’s 50-Plus EXPO. “[Paul and I] got the idea 21 years ago after attending a… Read More »

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