Category Archives: Choose a School

Tips to Take on the Tour, by Megan Freedman

You’ve made that list of schools to tour, so what should you look for on the tour? I found it helpful to keep the tours sorted in a spreadsheet. Here’s mine including school names, addresses, websites, tour dates, admissions deadlines (if applicable) and other pertinent details. After you take the tour, add a few thoughts about your reaction to… Read More »

Learning about G & T, by Carie Sherman

My daughter starts kindergarten next fall, so I’m working to select the right school for her. I recently attended an “open house” at our neighborhood school (we’re part of Denver Public Schools). It was fine, but I felt silly: I didn’t get the memo that kids weren’t expected to attend or that “open house” was code… Read More »