On May 24, 2013, Ruffing will celebrate the 31st anniversary of the Judson Intergenerational Project. This special collaborative project began in 1982 and continues today, with eighth year students working with residents from the Judson Retirement Community during the months of April and May. During this project, Ruffing eighth years are matched with a Judson resident and work with him [...]
Ruffing Montessori School is an independent Montessori day school in Cleveland Heights, Ohio educating 320 children ages 18 months through the eighth grade.
Summer reading matters. Professor Richard Allington from University of Tennessee summarized the issue succinctly, “What we know is that children who do not read in the summer lose two to three months of reading development while kids who do read tend to gain a month of reading proficiency.” Some children are independent, avid readers. If [...]