The Myth of Multitasking – Part II

The issue with multi-tasking is that we need to understand its dramatic and negative effect on learning. Simply stated, multi-tasking and learning do not mix well.

Access to Axis

Parenting can be hard at times…we are here to help with this “all-access” pass (a $499 dollar value) provided for each of our Dalat families for free.

The Myth of Multitasking

From what I have read, my conclusion is that multitasking, in general, should be avoided, especially by students.

The Power of a Book

Students who read an average of 20 minutes a day score better than 90% of all students on reading and writing tests.

Smarter Than A Goldfish

Very few people would argue with the idea that our children are living in what has been termed the ‘age of distraction’.

Focus 2020

Each year our school theme reflects some aspect of academic and personal excellence that remains a compelling focus for the school year.

What’s New?

The first week of school is always an exciting one as the campus finally comes alive with students and activity. So what is new at Dalat this year? Quite a bit actually, as you will see in the list below.

Lucky to Say Goodbye?

Pooh says in one of “his” books, “How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.” Such a profound thought from a small stuffed teddy bear.

A Fine Festival

The study of the arts is integral to our society and culture as it is art that connects deeply with what makes us human.

May Madness

As we finish out the semester, there are some things we can do as parents and students that can make this busy time a little bit more manageable.

A New Formula

The big question is do we have the courage and perseverance needed to make some fundamental shifts and changes in how we do school?

Show Me The Money

I think everybody should get rich and famous and do everything they ever dreamed of so they can see that it’s not the answer—Jim Carey, comedian, actor

Old Director's Blog Archive

We shall keep our old Dalat Reflections blog active for an archive of several year's of posts and articles. It shall no longer be updated, all new updates will be found above.