January 14

What Are Parent Weekends?

Whether you are a staff, student, or parent, one of the best times at Compass Rose is Parent Weekend. Our quarterly parent weekends are designed to be intensive but paced, challenging but fun, and vulnerable but rewarding.  There are a few primary and crucial goals for the weekends: We hope that parents walk away feeling …More >

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January 07


“I am the one thing in life I can control” – Aaron Burr, Hamilton In recent years, culture has seen an increase in “influencers.” With the rise of social media, common people now have access to public platforms that used to be reserved for the famous or wealthy.  “Influencers” build followings on their Youtube channels, …More >

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December 19

Why I Let My Daughter Fail on a Regular Basis

If there’s one thing you know about me, it’s that I am flat out obsessed with my two-year-old daughter. She’s at that stage where she is into everything and if there are a few minutes of quiet then I know something could be terribly wrong. Just the other day she drew with bright yellow marker …More >

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