The Windward School welcomed two members of the Swedish Royal Family, HRH Prince Carl Philip, Duke of Värmland, and his wife, HRH Princess Sofia as well as members of The Prince Couple’s Foundation—general secretary Kim Waller, COO Essi Alho, and senior project manager Mariama Sy—to its Manhattan campus on Monday, April 3 as a preface to their participation in the second annual World Dyslexia Assembly, which took place at Lincoln Center later in the day.
Library & Online Resources
With libraries on each campus, the goal is to provide materials and an instructional program for children with language-based learning disabilities as well as resources for Windward teachers.
Believed to be the first such certificate in New York State, and one of only a handful in the nation; giving teachers strategies to teach children with the most common language-based learning disability, dyslexia.
World Dyslexia Assembly is coming to NYC April 3, 2023 from 4-7pm.
On November 17, Windward welcomed Dr. Carrie James and Dr. Emily Weinstein for a community presentation around supporting children's online experiences, helping them evaluate their relationships with technology, and developing healthy screen habits.
On November 20, Windward families braved crisp but sunny weather to gather for an open house and the naming of Westchester Lower School in honor of Dr. John J. Russell.