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How Do You Practice Creativity?
March 1, 2018

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
February 16, 2018

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

Helping Schools Unlock Time to Individualize Learning
February 13, 2018

“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
February 8, 2018

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
January 16, 2018

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
January 11, 2018

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?
January 3, 2018

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
December 17, 2017

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

Can Makers Make Money as Entrepreneurs?
December 14, 2017

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
December 3, 2017

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
November 18, 2017

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

Facilitating Creative Thinking Through Experiential Learning
November 8, 2017

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

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