ODS Gifted Dance Update


Gifted Dance Education (Addendum)

3rd Quarter, Week 3 – February 17th – February 21st

  • Due to the delayed arrival schedule today and the cancelled dance classes, the Love and Freedom Concert has been rescheduled to Friday, February 28th for our Friday dancers. (10:50 – 11:50 a.m.)

Contact (Email) Information:

Kimbra Cowan – Department Chair – kimbra.cowan@vbschools.com

MaryAnn Laverty – maryann.laverty@vbschools.com

Allexis Smith – allmsmit@vbschools.com

Pamella Washburn – pamella.washburn@vbschools.com


ODS Website: https://olddonationschool.vbschools.com/   Twitter: @BrickellAcademy

How To Raise A Child Who Cares

How To Raise A Child Who Cares

Being able to practice empathy is one of the most important skills you can learn. In a world that spends so much time picking at flaws and igniting fear and anger in people, empathy can be a balm to that fear and anger.
Click on the picture below to view a TED.Com article entitled, “How To Raise A Child Who Cares” and a TEdTalk by one of the articles co-authors, Daniel J. Siegel, a clinical professor of psychiatry at the UCLA School of Medicine, the founding co-director of the UCLA Mindful Awareness Research Center, and executive director of the Mindsight Institute. He is also a graduate of Harvard Medical School.