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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

Leading Creative Teams Can Be Like Herding Tigers. Todd Henry Helps Us Do It Well

Creative leaders use their own creative thinking to draw out the creativity of their subordinates. … Read More

“Creativity for Everybody” Helps Middle School Students Begin the Year With Positive Self-Concepts

This is a guest post by Karina Olsen, sixth-grade teaching apprentice at an independent school … Read More

Should We All Take Note When Silicon Valley Parents Opt Out of Schools with Tech?

Many of us want our kids to be fully engaged in learning, to keep up … Read More

Creativity Rises From the Ashes: A Love Letter to Ojai After the Thomas Fire

If you watch the national news, you may despair that the world is going to … Read More

Can Makers Make Money as Entrepreneurs?

There’s a difference between the daily rhythms that successful managers must maintain and the daily … Read More

5 Ways to Support Creative Strengths and Have Fun Doing It

We live in a fix-it world and like homing pigeons we are trained to return … Read More

On Gratitude: Thank You for Reading This Post

The following is an excerpt from an early draft of Kathryn Haydon’s upcoming book. We … Read More

Facilitating Creative Thinking Through Experiential Learning

Guest post by Dr. Iman Rasti, middle school English and humanities teacher at Rippowam Cisqua … Read More

Futurist Kevin Kelly Reveals the Superskill of the Future

We all want to thrive in life—to be healthy, happy contributing members of our communities. … Read More

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