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How to Help Kids Overcome Perfectionism

Recently I was part of a photo shoot. The preparations were extensive. We had to … Read More

Can We Grow Creativity?

It’s spring in the East, time to start planting summer flowers. The seeds that you … Read More

7 Strengths of Deep Souls: The Thinkers We Need But Rarely Understand

Listen to the audio version of this article here.  He reads slowly but remembers everything … Read More

Founder Kathryn Haydon Featured in Katonah-Lewisboro Times

Name three people well-known for their creativity. Are you thinking of famous artists such as … Read More

Pay Attention to the People on the Edge

Grasses, herbs, and shrubs predominate in prairie ecosystems. If you ever look out on a … Read More

Torrance Incubation Model Helps Teachers Quickly Plan Engaging Lessons

Guest post by Dane Sannicandro, a third-grade teacher at Rippowam Cisqua School (RCS) in Bedford, … Read More

The Story Behind Sparkitivity’s Redesign

You know that feeling after you have an invigorating swim in a cool summer lake? Or get … Read More

Four Ways to Make Boring Meetings Better with the Torrance Incubation Model

Meetings are boring and unproductive by definition. That’s not just my opinion. Executives feel that … Read More

How Do You Practice Creativity?

Yesterday I had the great pleasure to lead workshops on creativity and innovation for truly incredible … Read More

Preparing Students to Thrive: The Creativity Cohort Approach to Leading Grassroots Innovative Change

In six months they would break ground on a new building that included classrooms, a … Read More

Helping Schools Unlock Time to Individualize Learning

“What we need to do is relieve the teacher of all but teaching work. Then … Read More

Making School and Life Better With Just One Question

A few months ago, I had the privilege of giving a TED (like) talk in … Read More

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