The Talking Stick Blog

News, Updates, Program Recaps, and Homeschooling Information

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Welcome Back: Some Notes for 2014-2015 Program Year

Welcome and Welcome Back! We are very excited to be starting a new program year at Awbury Arboretum, complete with new and familiar faces and experiences.

In the News: WHYY Reports on our Successful 5K Walk

WHYY/Newsworks came out to cover our Inaugural 5K Walk, and spent time interviewing parents and participants. Check out the great article they wrote!

Welcome New Talking Stick Team Members (UPDATED)

This fall Talking Stick will be welcoming a few new members, and we’d like to introduce them to you. We are very proud that we have retained the same staff for the past two years without any turnover, which provides a stable and consistent voice to our programs. However, as we grow, we have also been very proactive about seeing…

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New Programs for Fall 2013

This fall, in line with our physical move back to our roots in the NW Philly homeschooling community, Talking Stick will embrace program offerings that reflect the core of our philosophy: self-directed and inter-disciplinary education. This has always been the root of all of our programming, and our 2013-2014 schedule is planned around this core philosophy. When a student is…

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Now Hiring: Your Dream Summer Job

A Summer of Learning Through Play Talking Stick Learning Center, located in Fort Washington, Pa, is looking for a creative and conscientious individual to work at our Summer Camp along with current facilitators. The camp, for around fourteen four to nine year-olds, will run for six weeks on our beautiful 42 acre campus. The activities will be along the same…

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Math Circle Spring Registration Now Open

This spring, we’ll continue to explore the themes of truths and proofs in our Math Circles, the first in the immediate Philadelphia area.

A Message from the President of the Board

Talking Stick Learning Center has a firm foundation, but we have even bigger ideas for the future.