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Climbing the Arc is a podcast from The Langley School, an independent school in McLean, Virginia where vital academics meet a deep respect for childhood. Our goal is to welcome you into The Langley School from wherever you may be and introduce you to the many exciting things happening in classrooms and beyond here on the Langley campus.

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Climbing the Arc is a podcast from The Langley School, an independent school in McLean, Virginia where vital academics meet a deep respect for childhood. Our goal is to welcome you into The Langley School from wherever you may be and introduce you to the many exciting things happening in classrooms and beyond here on the Langley campus.

    Episode 3: World Languages at Langley

    Episode 3: World Languages at Langley

    In this episode, we explore how students learn world languages across The Langley School's Arc of Development. We visit a Kindergarten and 6th-grade Spanish classroom and interview two of our teachers about how they approach teaching world language. Venga con nosotros! 

    • 17 min
    Episode 1: Measuring Progress at The Langley School

    Episode 1: Measuring Progress at The Langley School

    Embedded in our mission at The Langley School is a profound appreciation for each child’s inherent curiosity, potential and individuality. This episode explores how we measure student progress while ensuring student learning - not assessment - remains our primary focus. Listeners will hear from several faculty members and listen to one of our teachers working individually with a student on his learning goals.

    • 18 min
    Episode 2: Purposeful Play at The Langley School

    Episode 2: Purposeful Play at The Langley School

    What do sharks, trains and science fair projects have in common? They are all part of learning through play! In this episode, we explore purposeful play at The Langley School: what the research says, how we plan for it and what it looks like in classrooms. Listeners will hear from several of our faculty members and we’ll even visit a classroom during their "play" block. Tune in to learn more!

    • 17 min

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