watershed school

watershed school

[boulder, co]

from their site:

Watershed is an uncommon school that fosters academic excellence and upstanding character through an innovative, rigorous and effective experiential college prep program.

Watershed is known for its engaged student body and its focus on global citizenship, experiential education, critical thinking, and real world problem solving.

Our students experience adventure and wonder as they learn by doing and engage in complex, in-depth and abstract thought in written, oral and artistic forms.

head of school: Greg Bamford

2011 on purposeful play:


7 min – it’s about giving ourselves permission to use the tools that we already have.. we are wired to learn and grow from birth..


peter ness

children designed to educate



2012 tech and ed:



Xiuhtezcatl studies there..


jan 2015:



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Greg Bamford (@gregbamford) tweeted at 9:22 AM – 7 Apr 2017 :

Yes. Too many schools engage in magical thinking. Growth comes from aligning purpose + people + program + process. #isadmissions https://t.co/i0F6dQoVp7 (http://twitter.com/gregbamford/status/850368126461984770?s=17)