Army and Navy Academy Blog
While academic content and teaching strategies are important in planning children’s education, there are at least two more ingredients needed in a quality education.
Beyond school classrooms, there are character education resources that parents, grandparents and other adult role models can use to instill basic moral and ethical values in teenagers.
“Executive Function & Self-Regulation,” a paper written by Harvard University’s Center on the Developing Child, lists three skills that are crucial for learning and development.
Choosing the college that is right for you is beyond important and that decision is based on a myriad of factors. Here’s how to come prepared.
The lack of leadership education is one reason for the growing disparity in educational attainment among U.S. students of different races, nationalities and socio-economic backgrounds.
Boys and girls learn differently for a very simple biological reason – their brains are built differently. Given, their differences, boys and girls perform better provided different stimuli.
We are failing boys if we don’t address the “malignancies” in the education system. If you think of this as a cancer, it is growing and we cannot ignore it.
Are you asking if there is a crisis looming? Are boys falling behind? And if so, what’s happened to our boys to make them fail and fall behind?
If you’re a parent exploring private school options for your son, you may be wondering about the value of single gender vs. co-ed schools.
Taking a look back: Here’s an excerpt from Cadet Salisbury’s graduation speech from the Class of 2015.
Goal setting is fundamental to long-term success. After all, it’s difficult to get to a desired destination before you it’s been clearly defined.
With more and more colleges becoming “test-optional” and “test-flexible,” high school students are wondering if stressing about SAT and ACT scores truly matter. Do they?
The boarding school environment, combined with parent support, is one of the best ways to prepare students for college.
The top private military boarding schools in the U.S. send around 98% of their graduates to college and university, with only a very small percentage enlisting directly after high school.
Boarding schools offer an opportunity to develop resiliency, independence and a higher level of college prep than the best public or independent day school.
All boarding schools offer academic and life skills advantages. A college prep military boarding school delivers those advantages and more.
Leadership camps improve not only your manners and behavior, but your personal morale, appearance, and confidence.
Adjusting to being a new Cadet at Army and Navy Academy isn’t really as hard as you might think. Living at school has made my classmates not only my friends, but my brothers as well.
Overall, OCC taught me how to be a leader, use proper communication, and how to make life decisions that affect me for the better.
Understanding the differences between how boys and girls learn and doing something about it in our nation’s schools is critical to better preparing our children to become successful adults in tomorrow’s world.
Read about two graduates of the Class of 1955 who are well-remembered for their achievements in the arts.
If you’re exploring boarding schools, you’ve likely noticed that it’s more than an education decision – it’s also a financial one.
What qualities make military boarding schools for boys so unique?
Discipline puts young men on the path to success, along with the skills they need to overcome obstacles that appear along the way.
One of the most important pieces of the boarding school application process is the campus visit.
The boarding school environment gives teens the tools they need to develop the critical skills that lead to independence.
The structure offered at boarding schools can provide the perfect environment in which to foster autonomy in teens.
Camp Challenge is more than a summer camp – it’s a transformative experience that teaches leadership and life skills.
As a Gurian Model School, Army and Navy Academy offers unique learning experiences designed specifically for boys.
The disciplined schedule at military schools helps students learn the dedication required to set and execute goals effectively.