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All-School Learning Exhibition Brings in Record Crowd

Feb 20, 2019 | All School, Build People Up, Come to Play, Lower School News, Middle School News, Preschool News, Upper School News

At Mount Vernon we celebrate curiosity, exploration, discovery, and ultimately learning. Beyond the satisfaction of accomplishment, we believe it is equally important to demonstrate the learning that occurs inside the classroom and beyond. Using Project Based Learning (PBL), Inquiry Based Learning (IBL), Design Thinking, Expeditionary Learning, External Experts and Experts in Residence, our students and teachers approach gaining knowledge from a variety of angles.

Student work was on display at the School’s largest ever Learning Exhibition, to which families, grandparents, and special friends were invited. There is no better way to reinforce learning than by sharing.

Tell me and I forget, teach me and I remember, involve me and I learn.
~ Benjamin Franklin