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Pop Filter Hot Pick: Celebrating MLK Day in and around Pittsburgh
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
There are many ways to celebrate and honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Whether you prefer a personal experience or a public celebration, we suggest you try one of the many creative, meaningful and free events happening around town on Monday, January 20th--from East Liberty to Schenley Park to the North Side.
Learning innovation: Apps for the tiniest of toddlers?
Wednesday, December 04, 2013
What would Fred Rogers, keeper of the childhood psyche, say about the explosion of apps for small children? With new apps involving everything from spacecraft repair to dinosaur portraits to brushing teeth, the answer might surprise you.
Pittsburgh media partners to spotlight the region's drive to remake learning
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Pittsburgh's education revolution will be televised — and printed, put on the web and broadcast on radio — by four Pittsburgh media organizations through a new collaborative: “Spotlight on Learning Innovation.”
Why you should care about the design of our schools
Wednesday, August 07, 2013
First we shape the building and then the building shapes us. School design matters. A lot. Just ask these Pittsburgh architects and designers of K-12 education from the ground up.
Thinking of the city as your campus
Wednesday, August 07, 2013
The best way to learn is by doing. So when the seniors of Winchester Thurston got a class assignment to do something that benefits a community, they got to work. The result? Some cool projects, sure. But It turns out the biggest impact was on the students.
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