About a year ago, in the midst of a number of hallway conversations related to Ken Robinson, Andy Warhol’s factory, talent shows and theatre troops, the idea for the Putman Creative Labs was born. The driving question was, how can we … Continue reading
Less of me, more of them. A guest podcast by one of my favourite educational commentators, my son.
I love the notion of universal design in theory and in practice. Lately, a number of initiatives at Putman have started to really bloom and I thought it would be worth shining a light on the hopes and the outcomes … Continue reading
Thoughts on Collaboration or All Roads Lead to the Beatles I just got done watching this awesome doc, Composing the Beatles Songbook: Lennon and McCartney 1966-1970, on the latter part of the songwriting collaboration between Lennon and McCartney. It got … Continue reading
So there I am, doing a classroom visit at a neighbouring school on a mission to talk Mathematical problem solving. There may have been a few too many adults in the room as I am not sure who was doing … Continue reading
Lest you think that I have a passion for both brushes and beakers, I thought I should spend a post reflecting on what inspired the name of my humble little blog…please excuse the excessive use of the phrase “I believe”…this … Continue reading