The landscape of education is changing. Today, families have a range of educational choices to best meet their child’s academic needs. At Glenburnie, our objective is to help parents find the best fit for their child’s particular intellectual, social, and academic abilities.
Glenburnie is recognized for its progressive approach to educating the whole child. Our professional teachers provide an integrated approach to curriculum studies, teaching at various achievement levels, and presenting lessons to meet individual learning styles. Leading educational approaches for effective learning are modeled in our classrooms, and students are guided to ‘work smart’, utilizing current educational tools and materials.
At Glenburnie School, we recognize that each child is an individual, with a unique background of experiences and talents. We view our classrooms as creative workplaces, where students are supported and encouraged to apply new concepts and ideas in practical applications. Student creativity, innovation, and progress are celebrated, and students gain confidence in their developing skills. When a learning environment is creative, stimulating, and challenging, exciting things happen!
Our measure of educational excellence is broader than mere facts. We focus on the end result – the development of effective 21st Century skills, sound work habits, and strong core values which will enable our students to meet the challenges and opportunities of a rapidly changing world. When these skills are combined with a strong sense of self-reliance, achievement, and adaptability, a firm foundation is set for life-long learning.
We invite you to discover the various elements that make Glenburnie School a leader in progressive education. From our faculty to our school’s history to testimonials from parents, we hope you use this information to learn more about us and how we can make learning a different experience for you and your child.