Lower School students are celebrating engineering week with a new project in collaboration with Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse. Check it out.
John Maione, Upper School performing arts teachers, shares his recent work in turning a City as Our Campus experience into a course.
This week. we had the privilege of talking to an alumnus working with Disney Parks & Resorts. Learn more and see what else our students did last week.
Michele Farrell reflects on her experience of introducing computer animation to her students in graphic art.
Our sixth graders participated in workshop with a local illustrator to prepare them for the creation of their own graphic stories while our Upper School students tested their interactive program at the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh.
At Winchester Thurston we believe that innovative programming is what keeps our students engaged year after year. City as Our Campus provides real-world learning by connecting students to their communities. In today’s world, classrooms aren’t the only place where learning takes place. Libraries, museums, businesses, and even the digital space have a place in the modern learning ecosystem.
Multiple photography projects launch this week in visual arts and English classes, including the opportunity to work with a Pulitzer Prize winning photography.
North Campus science teacher Brock Perkins reflects on his fifth grade project of raising trout in the classroom.
We are back from winter break with a busy week in Upper School. See what the students are doing this week!
Upper School students in Lit City had the opportunity to deepen their understanding of August Wilson’s work by touring the Hill District neighborhood with his niece, Dr. Kimberly Ellis. Teachers Michael Hodges and Kristin Kovacic reflect on the experience.