Our Mission

To be EPIC!

 

To EMPOWER students and teachers with the skills they need to succeed in both the classroom and their lives.

To be PROGRESSIVE in our educational approach, differentiating on an individual basis.

To create an INCLUSIVE educational environment for our students and staff.

To COLLABORATE with everyone in our students’ lives, creating a sense of community that transcends our program’s walls.

Bringing Home Educational Roleplaying Games

Bringing Home Educational Roleplaying Games

Hey, EPIC! In my last post, I shared the education benefits of roleplaying games, but many parents and educators who have never experienced these sorts of games in their personal lives worry they’re inaccessible due to a massive barrier to entry: rules.

Getting Ready for Fall 2020

Getting Ready for Fall 2020

This summer has been like nothing we’ve ever experienced, and I’m sure I’m not alone in feeling overwhelmed by the many uncertainties and unknowns looming ahead of us this fall. The anxiety that has been building throughout the ever-evolving pandemic is oftentimes crushing. So, during this time of so many restrictions and cannots, I wanted to take a moment to share some of the things you can do to prepare your child for the fall semester regardless of the learning model they’ll be adopting […]

Co-Regulation and Connection

Co-Regulation and Connection

I recently attended the Trauma Research Foundation’s Annual Trauma Conference, a three-day event jam-packed with research, workshops, and small group discussions, hosted virtually in response to the current COVID-19 crisis. This colloquium created space for people around the world to share their personal and professional experiences with trauma-work. One theme consistently discussed across a wide range of disciplines was the degree to which trauma affects a person’s neuroception, our subconscious system for detecting danger […]