Four recent employer-led initiatives bridge the gap between education and employment, drawing Maine people of all ages toward high-demand occupations that match their interests and passions.
Creativity is combinatorial, that nothing is entirely original, that everything builds on what came before, and that we create by taking existing pieces of inspiration, knowledge, skill and insight that we gather over the course of our lives and recombining them into incredible new creations.
John Hunter puts all the problems of the world on a 4'x5' plywood board -- and lets his 4th-graders solve them.
Twitter is a medium of conversational direction and a discovery platform for the text and conversations that matter.
In the years since thousands of laptops have been given to students and teachers, they've become such a part of classrooms that teachers often underestimate how much they use them.
From Robert Krulwich: If you can … fall in love, with the work, with people you work with, with your dreams and their dreams. Whatever it was that got you to this school, don’t let it go.
A liberal arts education creates citizens: people who can think broadly and critically about themselves and the world.