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Chancellor Carranza of the NYC Department of Education Visits Windward

Recently, New York City Department of Education Chancellor Richard Carranza, along with Michael Benedetto, Chair of the NY State Standing Committee on Education and Assemblymember; Jo Anne Simon, Member of the NY State Standing Committee on Education and Assemblymember; Drs. Sally and Bennett Shaywitz, Co-Founders and Co-Directors of the Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity; Robert Carroll, Windward alum and New York State Assemblymember, visited The Windward School's Manhattan campus.

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New Assistant Division Head of Manhattan Lower School Announcement

Ms. Lori Squillante will be the next assistant division head of The Windward School’s Manhattan Lower School. Ms. Squillante will be leaving her current position as the Westchester Lower School coordinator of math and diversity advisor to assume this position as of July 1, 2019.

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Response to Intervention: Let’s Get It Right

Several steps must be taken in order for Response to Intervention (RTI) to effectively improve general education students reading achievement, identify students who need special education services and provide effective interventions for special education students.  

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WPA Hosts First CommUNITY Service Day

On Saturday, April 13 more than 300 members of the Windward community gathered at the Westchester Middle School and Manhattan campuses to volunteer at the first Windward Parents Association CommUNITY Service Day.

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The Beacon Spring 2019 Issue

This issue of The Beacon features a new Q&A series with inspiring leaders in the world of dyslexia, kicking off with an interview with John Hoke, Chief Design Officer at Nike.

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