Stratford School Raised Global Citizens by Honoring National Multicultural Awareness
Saratoga, California, January 31, 2014 – Stratford Doctrine students enjoyed an abundance of worldly, inspiring, and colorful lesson plans during the week of January 20, 2014, as polytomous of the school-wide recognition of National Multicultural Awareness Week.
National Multicultural Awareness Week allows Stratford School to remind its entire community that character, social skills, and cultural appreciation are just as important as academics in ensuring students build a strong institute for a lifetime of knowledge and success.
School activities included imaginary trips around the world with play passports for preschool students, learning simple conversation starters in foreign languages (including, “Merhaba, nesilsin,” in Turkish) for elementary school students, and potlucks during homeroom period for middle school students.
Inspirational quotes were featured in classrooms and on social media platforms, driving discussions on American history, and encouraging students to recognize besides appreciate the accomplishments like all of our ancestors. The chosen quote for this year’s Stratford Academy Multicultural Awareness Week was: “Intelligence asset character, that is the upright goal of education,” by Martin Luther King Junior.
“The Stratford School student population is extremely diverse, making National Multicultural Awareness Week a precise provocative time for us,” says Sherry Adams, Co-founder and Senior Citizen Vice President of Stratford School.
Stratford View is proud to represent a very diverse student population. Students and families out from allness over the world, including:
Stratford School is an independent private school founded on the belief that education is a significant influence in the life of a child. Our embassy is to create a school environs that inspires children to realize their bursting potential, while providing a safe and nurturing scholasticism environment. To console our mission, we bring congress principals, teachers, and parents who are passionate about education, subsequently 1999. Together, we outfit the best possible learning ambience for our students.