Remake Learning

Blog of the Pittsburgh Kids+Creativity Network

Why Grit and Perseverance May Be Just As Important As #STEM Skills

Why Grit and Perseverance May Be Just As Important As #STEM Skills

As we head back to school, helping kids develop character traits like persistence and confidence may be just as critical as the “hard” STEM skills when it comes to success down the line.

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Beyond Counting

Kids+Creativity Weekly Update

Preschoolers learn math; Kids+Creativity making a difference at home and internationally; South Fayette High School wins Congressional award; 7 new upcoming events and opportunities.

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Badging the “Soft” Skills

Badging the “Soft” Skills

For 21st century learners, skills like patience and problem solving are proving just as critical as technical know-how.

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The next big ideas for Pittsburgh [NEXTpittsburgh]

The next big ideas for Pittsburgh [NEXTpittsburgh]

NEXTPittsburgh recently featured profiles of four local people helping bring big ideas to life in the city, and Sprout’s Cathy Lewis Long is one of them.

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Beyond Counting: Encouraging Preschool Teachers to Help Young Children Think Math

Beyond Counting: Encouraging Preschool Teachers to Help Young Children Think Math

Many may think preschool is too young to learn any “real math.” Not so, according to the National Science Foundation, the Allegheny Intermediate Unit (AIU), and the Fred Rogers Company.

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Digital Corps Empowers Youth to Master the Digital Landscape

Kids+Creativity Weekly Update

Digital Corps works to empower youth with out-of-classroom tech learning; LeVar Burton talks about opening books and opening minds; Pittsburgh Maker Party a hit with hundreds of parents and kids; 7 new upcoming events & opportunities.

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Digital Corps Empowers Youth to Master the Digital Landscape

Digital Corps Empowers Youth to Master the Digital Landscape

The Digital Corps is building a network of talented teachers of technology that are helping Pittsburgh youth take digital literacy to the next level.

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Summer Camps for Maker Kids

Kids+Creativity Weekly Update

A summer of making; Cathy Davidson on the Un-Common Core; Hear Me and Allies for Children take youth voice to the Mayor’s office; what the US can learn from Finland that Finland learned from the US; 7 new upcoming events and opportunities.

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