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Gettliffe Architecture Blog – Model Making at Eagle Rock School

By Laura Melillo Over 20 years ago, Dominique worked as a design consultant alongside architect David Barrett (of Barrett Studios), and architect and planner Jeff Winston, during the original design and construction of Eagle Rock School, located in Estes Park, Colorado. This year, Jeff Winston co-instructed a class on intentional design & architecture to Eagle Rock students, and […]

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Estes Park Trail Gazette – Eagle Rock School gets ready for summer break

By Nic Wackerly Eagle Rock School in Estes Park is approaching their summer break and graduation. The school operates on a trimester schedule.  Each trimester includes three months of school in Estes and a one month break.  However, the uniqueness of Eagle Rock extends beyond the schedule.  The program is focused on helping students that […]

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SRI Blog – SRI Pre-Service Summer Retreat 2017

 by Anastacia Galloway Reed Years ago at a breakfast meeting during a Winter Meeting, Jonett Miniel brought together some folks working with pre-service educators. On June 19 & 20, 2017 we hosted our second summer retreat at Eagle Rock School & Professional Development Center.  Along with Eagle Rock staff Anastacia Reed, Michael Soguero and Dan Condon, SRI […]

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Estes Park Trail Gazette – Eagle Rock and Estes Park School District partner in Liberatory Design Thinking workshop

The Professional Development Center at Eagle Rock and Estes Park Schools have created a partnership that allows Estes Park to benefit from the nationally-renowned work done by Eagle Rock. Together, Estes Park School District R-3 and Eagle Rock used a process of Neighborhood Learning Conversations. These conversations helped the District discover what skills the Estes […]

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Save the Date – Eagle Rock is Turning 25

Friends & Family of Eagle Rock, Next year marks the 25th anniversary of Eagle Rock School and Professional Development Center — a quarter century of engagement with students and PDC partners! We ask that you please save the date and join us in Estes Park on Saturday, June 30, 2018, to commemorate this exciting milestone. […]

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Getting Smart Blog – Integrated Curriculum: Why it Matters, and Where to Find It

by Tom Vander Ark Life is integrated. Why isn’t learning? Discipline-based learning was popularized in the mid 19th century. Disciplines were locked into place by course and credit structures a century ago. While experts would argue that disciplines have unique epistemologies worth exploring, the drawbacks of a discipline-based approach have long outlasted the benefits. It dampens […]