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Passport to Discovery

A playful, curious energy infuses our Griffins on Fridays because Friday = Discovery Day! On Discovery Days, our students are dedicated to exploring their interests, pursuing their passions or perhaps making one last push to finish their weekly goals.

How to Hire Heroes

One of the greatest challenges in launching Greenfields Academy was finding the right staff to help lead our education revolution. Over the past couple of years, I’ve found that hiring the perfect hero to guide our students is more of an art than a science…

A Tale of Two Conferences, Texas Edition

Every March I head to Austin, Texas for two important events in education – Acton Academy’s annual meeting for owners and affiliates, and the South by Southwest Education conference (SXSWedu.) Connecting with like-minded education innovators fuels my passion and gives us best practices to implement for our guides, Griffins and their families. Over the course […]