The Infamous Weekly Update

Each week Peter Lefkowicz, the Head of School, sends a weekly email update to all TNS families. It’s one example of how much we value communication and staying...

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The New School is committed to rigorous academics and to instilling the Entrepreneurial Mindset in its students. The Entrepreneurial Mindset is defined by four core...

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It is right and good that high school students want increasing independence from their parents. They’re learning to take responsibility for their own work, their...

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An after school interactive learning experience open to all Atlanta-area high schoolers. Interested in designing a drone? Want to sharpen your photography skills?...

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“Look at your tags—do you know where your stuff comes from?” When the manager of Atlanta’s Ten Thousand Villages posed this question to TNS students several...

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  For the past several weeks New School students have taken a close look at Little Five Points, Atlanta, their adjacent neighborhood. Early in that process they were...

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In 2005 Stanford University got a huge grant to create a Design School. Unlike the name suggests, it was not a beautiful new building for Stanford artists. The audience...

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In Their Own Words

Lately we have started talking more about school culture. The New School culture is emerging, of course. There's no stopping it. Gather 18 high school students with five...

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Teaching is Not an Engineering Problem

I’ve had a front row seat at The New School for the past two weeks, and I’ve watched in wonder. There’s a lot to love. Creative, smart, self-possessed kids moving...

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Modern-Day Battles of Atlanta

One of our parents sent us a link to this story that she thought would be right up our alley. And boy was she right! “The Many Battles of Atlanta,” by Fletcher Moore...

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