Transition Events 2017-2018

Transition Events 2017-2018

Transition Support Coordinator, Jamie Robinson Niman, plans field trips to various postsecondary-related events (college showcases, career days, etc).  The current schedule of the 2017-2018 Brehm transition-related events is below.  Please e-mail...

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The Poetry Project

The Poetry Project

Brehm’s first poetry group or “The Poetry Project,” met last Wednesday for the first time. Students delivered original works, watched poetry slams, and gave support to each other. We brainstormed and mapped out a long-term goal for the group; original,...

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Christine Strusz

Christine Strusz

A Special Message from Terri Douglas: Dear Brehm Families, I am saddened to announce the resignation of Chrissy Strusz, a highly valued and talented faculty member for over 15 years.  While we are excited for Chrissy and her next great adventure, we will...

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A New Presence on the Brehm Prep Campus

A New Presence on the Brehm Prep Campus

12 October, 2017 This past month, staff and students from Brehm Preparatory School, Inc; including students from Nan Novara's Art Classes and Jack Frasier's Landscaping classes, undertook a refurbishing project of the Prep School's front entrance. The overall goal of...

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Shelby Pals

Shelby Pals

Shelby Pals, lead Arrowsmith teacher, will not be returning to her teaching position at Brehm. Shelby recently gave birth to a wonderful baby boy on May 25th, 2017, and after spending her maternity leave at home with baby Noah and big brother Joseph she...

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August mastered Q-Sense in Arrowsmith

August mastered Q-Sense in Arrowsmith

Today in Brehm Arrowsmith, August mastered Q-Sense. Congratulations August! Q-Sense helps hold numbers in your head, make change, learn math facts, manage time, and understand time in music. The exercise is a series of addition and subtraction problems that have to be...

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Hazelnut Research Project

Hazelnut Research Project

Hazelnut Research A Hands-on Experience 9 October, 2017 Richard Collins - Director of Envisage Author Students at Brehm Preparatory School Inc. and OPTIONS Transitions to Independence participate in a Hazelnut Research Project at Brehm's campus in Carbondale, IL. This...

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Orientation Week Success!

Orientation Week Success!

Orientation week was packed full of learning experiences and "how to’s."  Students went in small groups to learn how to navigate the Brehm academic program.  They learned how to use their assignment books, how to access their assisted technology, log in to view grades...

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TDF Fall 2017 conference

TDF Fall 2017 conference

BREHM PREPARATORY SCHOOL TO HOST HARVARD MEDICAL SCHOOL’S 2017 DYSLEXIA FOUNDATION VIDEOCONFERENCE On Friday, October 13, 2017, Brehm Preparatory School, one of the nation’s leading schools for children with learning disabilities, will host the 2017 Harvard Medical...

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Week 1

Week 1

We are off to a very good start for the 2017-2018 school year. Students are transitioning well to their new routine and structure. Almost every child experiences homesickness to some degree, some will enter a “honeymoon” phase and love boarding school immediately and...

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