Boarding Schools in Texas: Their Missions

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Boarding Schools in Texas: Who Are They? Read Their Mission Statement. If you’re searching for boarding schools in Texas, it’s important to know which one offers the right educational program for your son or daughter. As you research the schools, your first step should be to read the school’s mission statement! A school’s mission statement is important because it: a) tells you the school’s purpose; and b) describes the school’s basic educational philosophy. Reading the mission statement will immediately tell you what the school is about and if the school is an option for your child. This simple step will save you time in your research. If the mission statement sounds like it … Continue reading

The Five Benefits of Boarding School

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 Some parents find that boarding school is necessary due to their jobs and/or living circumstances. For most parents, however, boarding school is a conscious choice and considered as an educational investment in their child’s future. Though there are prestigious public and private day schools close to home, many parents will choose a boarding school sometimes thousands of miles away for several good reasons. While it is not easy for parents to send their child far away from home, where they will not be able to see to him every day, parents who consider a boarding school are not only weighing the scholastic rewards but the lifetime rewards as well. The … Continue reading

Texas Boarding Schools: How to Choose the Right One

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Three Factors to Consider when Choosing the Right Texas Boarding School For those of you who are considering a boarding school for your child, don’t forget to look into the Lone Star State! Texas not only has some of the best year-round weather in the country and has some of the best colleges in the nation! Texas is a big state, so there are plenty of boarding schools to choose from. This article will first break down your Texas boarding school options and then list some Texas boarding schools that might be perfect for your son or daughter. 1. College Prep or Therapeutic There are basically two broad categories of … Continue reading

Leadership Advice From BrigGen Bohm

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BrigGen Jason Bohm, commanding general of the U.S. Marine Corps Training Command, shared the principles of leadership success with Marine Military Academy Corps of Cadets Nov. 28, 2017. BrigGen Bohm’s 5 Life Principles for Leadership Success  Mission always comes first. Mission is your whole purpose for being at that point in your life. Know your mission, and you will know what you must do each day. Always lead by example. People will follow the standard you set. Set it high. Balanced excellence. Excel in all areas of your life to make excellence a habit. Constantly self-improve. Practice self-discipline, and put in the extra work to grow stronger in your weak … Continue reading