Top 10 Reasons To Choose Synapse
Synapse offers an experiential, in-depth curriculum that encourages both critical and creative thinking. Through the helical learning model, children at Synapse actively explore, come to an understanding of, apply, and ultimately connect a concept to the world outside the classroom.
Education for the 21st century
Encouraging experimentation, Synapse creates ‘change-makers’ who think both critically and globally and learn to view mistakes as tools for understanding instead of failures.
EQ for IQ
Recognizing that the latest research supports developing strong EQ as a leverage to IQ, both teachers and administrators help children develop higher-level skills like problem solving, team building, and communication.
Low student-teacher ratios
Children at Synapse benefit from low student-teacher ratios, optimal for an in-depth project-based curriculum.
Detailed regular assessments and a low student-teacher ratio allow teachers to tailor curriculum to each child, building on individual strengths.
A culture of collaboration
Children support each other’s ideas, celebrating each other’s talents and contributions.
Leaders with vision, passion, and a proven track record
Synapse boasts a distinguished advisory board and administration made up of recognized educational pioneers. As leaders in gifted education and social/emotional learning,the executive team, using the latest research in neuroscience and EQ, joined forces to form Synapse.
Inspiring a love of learning in every child, our passionate, creative and dedicated teachers bring the ‘brain-based’ Synapse curriculum to life.
The personal touch
Teachers and administrators foster a relationship with each child and encourage frequent, open communication with parents.
A vibrant and active parent community
The parent community at Synapse, a vibrant, active and diverse group, share a passion for and belief in a new model for education in the 21st century.