<![CDATA[Boulder - Weekly - Archives]]> <![CDATA[Mackintosh Academy]]> As the only K-8, full-time gifted and IB program in Boulder Valley, Mackintosh Academy nurtures the unique genius in every child. Mackintosh’s distinct approach blends handson inquiry, design thinking, creativity/innovation, social-emotional learning, international-mindedness and service learning.]]> <![CDATA[Egypt’s interim government offers to step down as protests rage]]> <![CDATA[Rock and roll masonry]]> Something about summertime in Boulder seems to bring out the true colors of its community, as if the sun unleashes the great vibes emanating throughout this diverse and lively town; vibes that can be found in abundance at Boulder’s annual Bands on the Bricks series, which runs June 11 to Aug.]]> <![CDATA[schedule]]> <![CDATA[Extras]]> <![CDATA[The patron saint of the lyrically scorned]]> Woman to Woman, isn’t Denver musician Esmé Patterson’s first go at a concept album. Years ago, before starting the band she’s best known for fronting, Paper Bird, she and Paper Bird’s future guitar player gave it the old college rock try.]]> <![CDATA[Bixby School]]> At Bixby, an environment has been created in which the naturally inquisitive, open mind of a child is not restricted by exercises that set a predetermined path to success. The focus, rather, is on embracing the intrinsic way children learn by providing them the freedom to venture out, explore, and experiment in an unimpeded journey to knowledge.]]> <![CDATA[Info]]> participating stores, selected special releases, live performances]]> <![CDATA[wehaa test]]> test]]> <![CDATA[Catalyst High School]]> Catalyst High School is accredited through the North Central Association (AdvancED, CASI). Our mission is to nurture promising teens and empower them to develop responsibility for their own education.]]> <![CDATA[Friends’ School]]> Friends’ School offers an independent, secular, coeducational program for children in Preschool through Grade 5, and a Teacher Preparation Program for teachers with a Bachelor’s degree. Students are challenged to reach their full potential through academic excellence, creative expression, and social responsibility.]]> <![CDATA[Running River School]]> Education should be based on love. What does this mean practically? It means balancing inner and outer development. Inner meaning: to know who you are, how you learn, what you are passionate about, how you feel, think, and relate to others.]]> <![CDATA[Who Killed The Vote on Fracking Part Two]]> While such a radical escalation in price would create a giant economic windfall for those who are invested in natural gas — giant as in when you consider the incredibly large global reserves of shale gas, it could be one of the largest expanders of wealth in history — it would not be good for everyone.]]> <![CDATA[Shining Mountain Waldorf School]]> Shining Mountain is a Pre-K–12th grade school fully accredited by the Association of Colorado Independent Schools, the Association of Waldorf Schools of North America and the National Association of Independent Schools.]]> <![CDATA[Dawson School]]> Dawson School is the region’s premier K-12 independent school, offering challenging college-preparatory academics, robust athletics and arts programs as well as renowned outdoor and experiential education. We are a community of students, faculty and families who are passionate about education.]]> <![CDATA[Boulder Creek Festival Schedule]]> <![CDATA[Words and music]]> When Krewella first started talking about signing to major label Columbia Records, the group left no room for confusion on its demand for creative control over its music. “That was a huge priority,” says Yasmine Yousaf, one of Krewella’s two singers. “When we signed to Columbia, it was one of the first things we said. It was like ‘Guys, we’re really headstrong. We’re kind of the assholes if you want to take the creative shit away from us.]]> <![CDATA[Boulder is no Seattle]]> <![CDATA[Jarrow Montessori School]]> Founded in 1964, Jarrow is the oldest Montessori school in Colorado. Jarrow is a private, nonprofit, co-ed school. Located in North Boulder, the three-acre campus is graced by a canopy of century-old trees and is “home” to students from throughout Boulder County.]]> <![CDATA[The Watershed School]]> Founded a decade ago on research-based best practices, Watershed connects everything students learn to the real world, both on and off campus. Students study real-world problems in the Front Range, Silicon Valley, and around the world -- and they apply their knowledge in real-world ways.]]>