The Rhode Show featured Head of School Kevin Folan to talk about common challenges facing both middle and high school students today. Folan advises that students should avoid any pressure to specialize in one area with academics, sports or any personal interests. "Students are missing opportunities to try new things," he says. Technology such as smartphones are a critical learning tool but if not used in moderation, they can also hurt a young student's abilities to build relationships and practice interpersonal communication skills. Hear more in the full segment below.
The PCD community gathered today in the Evan R. West field house to formally install Kevin Folan as the ninth Head of School.
To serve students well and maximize learning outcomes, teachers must recognize the many differences among today's diverse student body.
The WPRI morning show featured a segment with PCD Head of School Kevin Folan on common challenges for today's students.
Construction for the new artificial turf sports field to begin this month.
PCD shares a few tips for academic and social success in middle school.