Join Peter Bowers, PhD, Founder of WordWorks, for this engaging, practical, three-day workshop. Learn how teachers and tutors around the world apply the principles of scientific inquiry to the study of English spelling to build vocabulary, reading and spelling knowledge -- and also as leverage for learning in any subject area. Open to educators of all ages and abilities.
A special book signing event with Sir Ken Robinson, Ph.D., internationally recognized leader in the development of creativity, innovation, and human potential, and a Blue School Advisory Board member. Featuring Robinson's newest book, Creative Schools: The Grassroots Revolution That's Transforming Education, co-authored with Lou Aronica (Viking; April 21, 2015).
Blue School's annual conference for educators.
Watch video of sessions with Dr. Dan Siegel, author of The Whole Brain Child and Brainstorm: The Power and Purpose of the Teenage Brain, and Dorothy Barnhouse, Literacy Consultant and co-author of What Readers Really Do and Readers Front and Center.
Save the date! More info coming soon.
A special event with psychologist and long-time Blue School Advisory Board member Dr. Larry Cohen for his newest book The Opposite of Worry (Random House, September 2013).
The neuroscience of 'aha!' How do you increase your child's ability to be creative?
We are proud to co-sponsor an upcoming educators conference with our friends from Poughkeepsie Day School on Friday, February 14th.
Neuropsychiatrist and Blue School Advisory Board member Dr. Dan Siegel will share insights from his latest research and newest book Brainstorm, an inside-out guide to the emerging adolescent mind. He will illuminate the changes in the brain during adolescence and explore practical ways parents can approach this important time of life to make the most of relationships and development.
Making/STEAM: unleashing creativity and imagination in schools