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  • Sir Ken Robinson: Leading a Learning Revolution

  • Thoughts From Calvin

  • Help Support BREAKER on Kickstarter

    BREAKER is a 12-week program that mobilizes interdisciplinary teams of young, creative collaborators to design solutions to big challenges – in this case, Urban Micro Agriculture. Community gardens, local organic farming, and rooftop farms are a more prevalent part of our lives as we become more conscious of the food industry’s impact on our health,…

  • STEM to STEAM

    STEM to STEAM is an initiative led by Rhode Island School of Design and the National Science Foundation. The two have been working hard to incorporate art and design into STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) education. According to the official website: The value of art and design to innovation is clear: Artists and designers humanize…

  • Continuing Manifesto on Creativity in Education

    PlusUs is beginning a manifesto on how to increase student creativity in the classroom. These theories will continue to be tested as PlusUs works with educational clients to evaluate art integration and creative output. It will be re-evaluated and updated regularly. Please feel free to contribute in the comments and help us refine and complete…

  • The Relationship Between Pedagogy and Physical Space

      What will the K-12 Education sector look like in 20 years? That’s what a group of Harvard students from their Graduate School of Design and their Doctor of Education Leadership Program have recently been contemplating. Refreshingly, the collaboration calls upon educators to work along side designers to contemplate this future. Harvard Professor Hashim Sarkis,…