The Only Way to Predict the Future is to Invent It 09.02.21

Education, as well as experiential, project-based, service-based and individualized learning pedagogies. Yet the pandemic also demonstrated that we—that is, everyone invested and involved in supporting an educational community—need to think…

The Class of 2033: A Series Introduction 10.22.20

…recent years, K-12 education has been in the midst of monumental change. From student-directed learning and flipped classrooms to an emphasis on emotional intelligence, education has been reshaped in the…

Increasing Innovation in Higher Education 06.07.19

…on higher education spaces, but one thing still struck me as clear: the needs of higher education, while nuanced, aren’t as different from the needs of PK-12 spaces—and even corporate…

Shaping Your Future Via Educational Visioning 10.06.21

Todd Thackery listening to community input at Fairfield CSD. In one way or another, the COVID-19 pandemic has altered nearly every aspect of our daily lives, from the way we…

Flourishing Curtailed: The Link Between Education and Workplace Inequities 08.11.20

…that is not the case. There’s inequity in healthcare, education, housing, the economy, the workplace, technology, the environment… the list goes on. These inequities are, of course, interrelated. They fuel…

Life Goals: Education and Experience 06.01.16

…of Cincinnati. In the University of Cincinnati’s college of Design, Architecture, Art and Planning, students are encouraged to integrate experience into their education through a rotation of co-op semesters. During…

Uniqueness of Place: Defining Locale in Outdoor Education 02.22.18

…day in the life” is a multi-layered, ongoing process of observation and conversation with members of the community. That includes all members of the community: young and old, stakeholders, advocates…

Community + Stakeholder Engagement Service

Out of Many, One While you need the support of students, parents, teachers and staff, a successful school must also be embraced by the larger community: civic leaders, business owners,…

Virtual Educational Visioning: The Best of Both Worlds 12.20.21

…voices are heard. Successful educational visioning requires the input of multiple stakeholders — students, teachers, parents, administrators, community and business leaders, etc. But just having representatives of these various stakeholder…