Meg McIntyre writes the weekly Quick Studies column about local schools. She attended the University of Denver and contributed to publications including the Denver Business Journal and 5280 Magazine. She also served as the executive editor of the university's student newspaper, the Clarion. After graduating with a degree in journalism, French and English, she spent eight months teaching English in the French Alps, and is now The Sentinel's education reporter.
Earlier this month at The Grammar School , students learned about Navajo code-breaking, dreamcatchers, cradleboards and much more.
If you visit the back field of Monadnock Regional Middle/High School in the next few weeks, you may be greeted by the sounds of nail guns and power tools set to the soundtrack of a Willie Nelson album.
Most students start their first job in high school, but 6th-graders at Emerson School in Fitzwilliam are already hard at work — at the school’s snack shack, that is.
Martha Willson was a typical 18-year-old — she spent time with her friends, went to school, and enjoyed watching the trains arrive each day in Keene.