LA Announces 2019 Graduation Speaker

Kate Williams of "1% for the Planet" will keynote LA's 226th commencement Groton, MA – Kate Williams of "1% for the Planet" will keynote the 226th commencement exercises of Lawrence Academy. Kate Williams. Photo: www.onepercentfortheplanet.org Devoted to balancing her passion for spending time outdoors with her commitment to doing the often desk-bound work of stewarding … Continue reading LA Announces 2019 Graduation Speaker

2019 Judith French Junior Poetry Recitation Winner

And the 2019 Judith French Junior Poetry Recitation Winner is... Sabrina Ladiwala! Sabrina Ladiwala reciting "Still Life with Ladder." https://twitter.com/lawrenceacademy/status/1093894742948171777 Click here to look at this year's 2019 Judith French Junior Poetry Recitation photo gallery.

For the Greater Good: Groton Schools United

LA, Groton School & Groton-Dunstable Rise Against Hunger Groton, Mass. -- Astounding numbers, all: 2 3 55 4,500 6,200 18,144 and 1 Impressive digits that account for two days, three schools, 55 volunteers, $4,500 (raised by Lawrence Academy), $6,200 raised overall (by LA, Groton School, and Groton-Dunstable) and 18,144 meals packaged for one (1) cause: … Continue reading For the Greater Good: Groton Schools United

Educator John Hunter Asks Students to Help Their Teachers

The Inventor of the "World Peace Game" reminded LA students to bring their mentors up to speed... As 2019 Mees Visiting Scholar John Hunter began his first full day with Lawrence Academy students with a request. Hunter, a renown educator, featured in the documentary "World Peace and Other Fourth Grade Achievements" asked a packed Richardson-Mees … Continue reading Educator John Hunter Asks Students to Help Their Teachers

A Primer: John Hunter’s “World Peace Game”

Teaching For A Safer World As we head into tonight's showing of the documentary "World Peace and Other 4th Grade Achievements" featuring John Hunter, we wanted to provide a little more background information and reading about the "World Peace Game." First, a primer: Now, some background reading about the game (and John Hunter), co-authored by … Continue reading A Primer: John Hunter’s “World Peace Game”