Category Archives: faculty

Appreciating Faculty & Staff

Every year around the December holidays, the MA faculty and staff gather to not only celebrate the holiday season but also appreciate those who have worked for the school for 5, 10, 15 and sometimes even 35 years. Seeing how much of … Continue reading

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Celebrating 20-, 25-, and 35-Year Anniversaries at Marin Academy

Mike Joyce: 20 Years With a hat on his head, his signature backpack over his shoulder, and a ready grin, Mike Joyce is about as far from being a pocket protector-wearing accountant as you could imagine.  Numbers are never the … Continue reading

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Celebrating 15-Year Anniversaries at Marin Academy

Laurie Giesen Every once in awhile we get to work with someone who is naturally caring, optimistic, and profoundly kind and directs those traits towards us.  Laurie Giesen is just that person.  Laurie wears her heart on her sleeve and … Continue reading

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Celebrating 10-Year Anniversaries at Marin Academy

Jennifer Coté New Hampshire born and raised, Jen is one of those teachers where every thing in fact adds up. A natural curiosity about her students makes her a particularly effective math teacher for those who are math challenged.  Some … Continue reading

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Celebrating 5-Year Anniversaries at Marin Academy

As we head into the December vacation, I wish every family a restful and restorative break filled with time together and time to reflect on the past year. As part of MA’s holiday tradition to reflect on years past, we … Continue reading

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Invention and Discovery in Science

It’s been a busy and beautiful fall filled with reflection and strategic intitiatives. But as we approach the end of first semester and head into our December break, I’m looking forward to coming back to this space and sharing insights … Continue reading

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Why choose our school? Hear it from our parents!

I am thrilled that we have offered positions in the Class of 2017 to a fantastic group of eighth graders. They are bright, talented, and full of curiosity and a desire to join our community.  We are confident that they … Continue reading

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