Expanding Operations in Suzie Boss’ Idea Factory Classrooms (By Two)

Earlier today, Jackie Gerstein tweeted a link to this article from Suzie Boss over on KQED’s MindShift. 1. Suzie Boss has a fantastic name. 2. She lays out the foundations for classrooms trafficking in ideas, innovations, and accomplishments. Please, take Continue reading Expanding Operations in Suzie Boss’ Idea Factory Classrooms (By Two)

Evolving Education: Inspiring Students to Dream & the Kubert School

Word passed through the Internet, Sunday, that comic book great, Joe Kubert, had passed away. Now, Joe Kubert is not a household name — certainly not like Stan Lee or Walt Disney or Jack Kirby.  (Jack who?  Jack Kirby.  Co-created Continue reading Evolving Education: Inspiring Students to Dream & the Kubert School

Wicked Decent Happenings @ Positive Youth Development Institute 2012

I spent today with two of my fantastic 10th grade IPBL/MCL/<Add Your Fave Edu-Acronym Here> Pilot Program students, JT and Sarah, and my vastly-more-organized-than-I-will-ever-be intern, Jenn, at the Positive Youth Development Institute on the fabulous Husson University campus in Bangor. Continue reading Wicked Decent Happenings @ Positive Youth Development Institute 2012

Wicked Decent Learning: Rebirth of Cool (At Least, We’d Like to Think So)

Wicked Decent Learning is back.  Though to be fair, it never really went away.  The old blog is still there over at Blogger.  Episodes can still be found on iTunes. (We are working on pulling together an archive.)  And Twitter @Wicked Continue reading Wicked Decent Learning: Rebirth of Cool (At Least, We’d Like to Think So)