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  • Innovation
Jim Eagen one of Bay Area's Leading Innovators

Synapse's Head of School Jim Eagen is highlighted as one of the Bay Area's leading innovators in Silicon Valley Magazine. "At Synapse, kids and adults know questions matter, ideas matter, and we take them very seriously," Jim says.

 

  • Being a Change Maker
Read the Stanford COVID-19 Risk Mitigation Research Paper

"In the 2020-2021 school year, Synapse partnered with Stanford research teams in Epidemiology, Public Health, and Pediatric Infectious Diseases to do a school-wide research study on COVID-19 risk mitigation in schools. The initial results of that research have recently been published in the research journal Academic Pediatrics, with additional papers to be published in the coming weeks!" 

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  • Reopening Campus Learning
Air hugs and weekly testing: Inside one private school's first day back at school

"In one fourth-grade classroom, a converted storage space, students discussed on Wednesday morning norms for both usual and unusual school years: Be kind. Try your best. Be respectful — particularly when considering that some of their peers are now learning in tents without walls where noise travels easily."

 

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