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EA News

Dr. Hering Publishes Book

Congratulations to Dr. Frank Hering, who recently published his first book, Virgil's Aeneid Retold for Young Adults. Dr. Hering, one of EA's Upper School English instructors, was inspired to write the book after a discussion with Susie Howe, EA's Upper School Latin instructor, when she was exploring summer reading options for her AP Latin students.

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Faculty Professional Development

Elgin Academy faculty took part in a two-day, professional development seminar led by a representative from Independent School Management (ISM) focusing on the benefits of teaching in an extended period which creates the optimal learning environment for kids. Our faculty reviewed current brain research and learned new and innovative ways to engage our students in-depth.

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