Connecting Classroom Campus and Community

See how we’re connecting our classrooms to the local and global communities.

 

Reading Recommendations

Check out these great books recommended by Park Tudor faculty and staff.

 

Exploring Education

Explore topics of an independent school education, such as great teaching, building character for life out of the classroom, and thoughtful integration of technology.

 

Tech Tips

Tips for parents, faculty and students for using Blackboard, My Backpack and other tech tools.

 

Model UN

Follow along as Park Tudor students participate in The International Model UN Conference in The Hague and other conferences across the U.S. each year.

 

A Word on Wellness

Find tips and resources on wellness - physical, mental and emotional.

Park Tudor Blogs are a glimpse into the culture of Park Tudor. We’re sharing some of the things we love – whether it’s trends in education, traveling the world, connecting with our Indianapolis community, or recommendations for a good book. Check out some of our blogs and come explore with us!

Exploring Education

Explore topics of an independent school education, such as great teaching, building character and integrating technology.

Connecting Classroom Campus and Community

See how we’re connecting our classrooms to the local and global communities.

Model UN

Follow along as Park Tudor students participate in The International Model UN Conference in The Hague and other conferences around the U.S.

Reading Recommendations

Check out these great books recommended by Park Tudor faculty and staff.

A Word on Wellness

Find tips and resources for wellness – physical, mental, and emotional.

Tech Tips

Tips for parents, faculty and students for using Blackboard, My Backpack and other tech tools.

Recent Posts

Park Tudor Habitat for Humanity House Dedicated

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The Habitat for Humanity house co-sponsored by Park Tudor was dedicated on December 2. Thank you to everyone who supported the build by donating and/or volunteering. A special thank you to Bea Bowlby and Lily Erickson, who led the fundraising efforts; to Treasurer John Davis; to Noelle Enkema and the Student Council officers who attended the dedication; to Shelby Hart,…

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PT Attends National Diversity Conferences

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By Joyce Tucker, Assistant Director of Admissions Park Tudor faculty and Upper School students will be attending the NAIS People of Color Conference (POCC) and Student Diversity Leadership Conference (SDLC) in Atlanta, GA, December 7-10. The theme this year is Advancing Human & Civil Rights: Fulfilling The Dream. Park Tudor’s first Diversity Coordinator, Dr. Rhonda Graves, attended POCC in 2002…

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Is it a Cold or the Flu?

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Cold and flu season is here. Your child comes home from school and complains of a sore throat, cough, and fatigue. Is it a simple common cold or could it be seasonal influenza or “the flu”? Sometimes it may be hard to tell the difference. Colds, as the most common infectious disease in the United States, account for the greatest…

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The Innovators Institute: Teaching and Learning, Reimagined

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By Jamey Everett, Technology Integrator and Innovation Specialist This summer, Park Tudor will once again offer the Innovators Institute, a high school program where students’ daily experiences include working with Indianapolis’ best and brightest entrepreneurs, collaborating with students from varying backgrounds, engaging in authentic community projects, and prototyping their next big idea! Spearheaded by Park Tudor’s Interim Head of School,…

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What Does Doing Good Have To Do with a Good Education?

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By Luana Nissan, Director of Community Engaged Learning and Peter A. Kraft, Interim Head of School Parents are naturally interested in the character of their children. Since their formal inception in the United States, schools have fostered character and values in myriad ways: character education, community service, environmental education, and philanthropy education, among others. But since a school’s primary work…

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