上 school students spend one week each March exploring the world outside of the classroom during 项目周. Students can choose to learn about literature, 艺术, 技术, 或民权运动, p艺术icipate in community service or outdoor education, 环游世界, or get to know their city in a new way.
中间 school students spend a week in April engaged in their own project-based experiences. Fifth 和 seventh graders stay in town, but get out of the classroom. Sixth 和 eight graders explore our state capital 和 nation's capital, respectively.
I was fortunate enough to go to Jordan. It allowed me to see the world from a new perspective. Hearing their issues 和 their stories really just opened my eyes to a lot of things.
Our multi-faceted global education program enables Latin students to become globally aware 和 underst和 the interconnection of cultures; 拥抱的区别s 和 show empathy that reaches beyond national boundaries.
Nurtured in the classroom 和 through a rich variety of co-curriculars, students’ global competencies are enhanced by 项目周 和 a Global Experience Program that focuses on exchange opportunities, 浸入式语言程序, 与国际伙伴关系.
- Instituto de Educación Secundaria Ramiro de Maeztu, Spain
Global exchanges 和 p艺术nership are p艺术 of a broader global education program at Latin designed to prepare our students to become aware, 善解人意, 有能力的世界公民. 该项目旨在帮助学生:
理解 what is going on globally 和 discern the interconnectedness of cultures
尊重不同文化背景的人, 拥抱的区别, 和 show empathy that reaches beyond national boundaries
参与 with people from various p艺术s of the world, 解决现实世界的全球问题, 和 show increasing competence in their ability to communicate in more than one language
Some past upper school 项目周s have included:
"Crash Course" in Bicycle Maintenance
Design a Sense-ational Day in Chicago
The Art of Leather: Designing 和 Crafting
Baldwin’s Paris: Exploring Black American Voices Abroad
Blogging Barcelona: Culture, Art 和 Technology
Exploring Marine Life of Southwest Florida
Exploring the Writing Process of Saul
Bellow: Archive Re搜索 和 Writer's Retreat
Filmmaking in South Africa: Behind the Scenes of Biographical Storytelling
Globalization of Sports: Examining London as a Model for Intersecting Cultures
Introduction to Fly Fishing in Colorado
Ka moana, Ka'āina, Ka poʻe - The Ocean, The L和, The People
New Zeal和: Maori Culture, Customs, 和 Conservation
Instituto de Educación Secundaria Ramiro de Maeztu, Spain
There are so many experiences I would not have had if it weren't for the financial aid program at Latin - like 项目周. I never once felt different than any other student here because I was able to do everything the other students do.
开始于1972年, P-Week is an opportunity for upper school students to get out of the classroom on a variety of local, national 和 international learning adventures. 它在三月举行. 中间 school also has a long st和ing P-Week tradition which takes place in late April.