A Mid-Summer Night’s Dream

A Mid-Summer Night's Dream

Project Shakespeare at The Sundance School We recognize that students, properly guided, will take Shakespeare’s characters and stories out of the past and into the present. In the process, they find their inner voices, they collaborate, they improvise and they communicate. They will also explore the frontiers of their character’s lives and of their company […]

America’s Oldest Teacher

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. — They say you’re never too old to learn, but here at the Sundance grade school in North Plainfield, N.J., they’re proving you’re never too old to teach, either. “See my two legs? They still move.” That’s home economics teacher Agnes Zhelesnik, but the kids just call her “Granny.” It’s a nickname […]