Makarios Community School Blog

November 28, 2016

Donor matching donations up to $50,000 for school that gives students a voice in their education.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Posted in: Press Release, Fundraiser, GivingTuesday

November 22, 2016

I’m thankful for seizures...what are you thankful for?

I’m thankful for seizures...what are you thankful for?

July 17, 2012, is a day forever burned in my memory. It is the day that I witnessed my son have..

Posted in: educational freedom, Posts by Donella, Parent Support & Education, Fundraiser, GivingTuesday

November 15, 2016

Makarios Community School is diversity...community...democracy

Makarios is diversity...community...democracy

I grew up behind the white curtain of Orange County, California...but I didn’t know it.   The street I..

Posted in: Posts by Donella, Day to Day, Democratic School, Parents, Education, Fundraiser, GivingTuesday

November 08, 2016

#GivingTuesday - it's for the kids!

At a recent business networking event I was asked; “So, who is your customer...the parents, or the students?” Without a moment’s hesitation, I said:..

Posted in: Posts by Donella, Day to Day, Democratic School, Fundraiser, GivingTuesday

November 01, 2016

Why we work at Makarios...and not at In-N-Out

This week a new parent at the school asked me: So do you all get a paycheck? Or are you all volunteers? Short of a discourse about how we each have..

Posted in: Free School, Posts by Donella, Day to Day, Self Directed Learning, Democratic School, Education, Fundraiser, GivingTuesday

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