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DV Family Featured in Main Line Parent Education Guide

We're excited to share that the Scolari Family, parents Lisa and Steve, and daughter Christine, are featured in this month's Main Line Parent familyfocus.org Online Education Guide. READ THE ARTICLE HERE-->


From the article:

Christine, now a 17-year-old senior, felt the difference from her first open house visit.

“The first minute I was there, I was like, ‘I want to go to this school,’’’ she said. “It kind of felt like home, even the first week …

Posted by kelly in Assistive Technology, Technology, Music on Monday October 9, 2017
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On Music and Teaching Students with Learning Differences

Delaware Valley Friends School English and music teacher Tim Simmons was recently interviewed on a radio show called "Ethereal". The program is hosted by Karla Haas Moskowitz, a faculty member in Goddard College's Graduate School of Education. Tim is in the Master's Degree program at Goddard, located in Vermont. He was recently in Vermont for a week of classes when this interview took place.

Tim and Karla spent almost two hours discussing teaching…

Posted by kelly in Learning Differences, Beyond the Classroom, Blogging, Music on Tuesday February 28, 2017 at 02:30PM
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2016 Fall Coffeehouse Performance Videos

Thanks to everyone who came to the DVFS Fall Coffeehouse on December 1, at Burlap & Bean in Newtown Square. We had a full house and a great line-up of performances.

Here are the videos from the evening...ENJOY!


Posted by kelly in Art, Music on Wednesday December 7, 2016
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Professional Research Notes | January 2016

The Professionals at Delaware Valley Friends School have published a new research-based article in our Professional Research Notes:

THE ELEMENT OF SURPRISE: USING IMPROVISATION TO CREATE MEANINGFUL MUSIC CURRICULA FOR ADOLESCENTS WITH LEARNING DIFFERENCES

by Timothy Simmons, Music Teacher at DVFS


In many ways, a spirit of adventure and experimentation has always been the driving force behind everything we do in the Music program at Delaware Valley …

Posted by in Professional Research Notes, Learning Differences, In the Classroom, Music on Friday January 15, 2016 at 09:51AM
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