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Walkabout chosen as finalist for $10,000,000 in funding from the XQ Super School Project

The Walkabout Education Foundation (WEF) has been working tirelessly to reinvent Walkabout and we’ve been recognized for their efforts by some heavy hitters.  XQ: The Super School Project is awarding $10MM to five different applicants and they have...
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WEF Launches the Walkabout Alumni Association

Since our inception, the Walkabout Education Foundation’s (WEF) goal has been to ensure that a Walkabout education is available to high school students. In order to achieve this, we will need to engage the support and passion of the existing Walkabout...
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Walkabout 37 Presentations Wrap Up TONIGHT!

Parents, educators, alumni and friends of Walkabout: come by tonight to see the 37th graduating class of Walkabout students and staff, give their presentations! This is experiential, challenge-based, progressive education at it’s best – providing...
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Walkabout Fundraiser “Runabout” Sunday Sept 8th – JOIN US!

Walkabout Education Foundation to Host RUNABOUT 5K Race, Picnic and Fundraiser FDR State Park – Sunday, September 8th  August 26th Katonah, N.Y.-The Walkabout Education Foundation will host RUNABOUT,  a 5K race, picnic and fundraiser at FDR State...
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Walkabout Fights For Its Existence In Putnam, Westchester School Districts!

This dramatic WEF blog post “headline” is taken from the article (of the same name) on the Hudson Valley Reporter online regional news site, which was posted yesterday, after the Walkabout Education Foundation/Walkabout Program press conference...
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Triumph in Briarcliff – Walkabout Alumni, Parents and Future Students save 4 slots for 2013-14

Over 50 Walkabout current students, alumni, parents and supporters showed up last night to the Briarcliff BOE meeting to support Walkabout. After first voting NO, the leadership of Superintendent Neal Miller prevailed and the Board reversed it’s...
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URGENT: Walkabout Briarcliff Budget – Your Help Is Needed

**PLEASE POST THIS MESSAGE ON SOCIAL MEDIA AND FORWARD TO ALL INTERESTED PARTIES** … Friends of Walkabout, Your help is urgently needed. The Briarcliff School District budget was voted down on May 21. The new budget that the Board is proposing...
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