Kyla Korvne, OTS ’08 was hired as Global Learning Manager at buildOn, a non-profit organization whose goal is to break the cycle of poverty, illiteracy and low expectations through service and education.
Science, Technology, Engineering and Math - It’s Elementary
More and more, business leaders, employers, educators, entrepreneurs, and others are focusing their attention on individuals who received an education with an emphasis on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).
If you’ve happened to stumble into the child psychology or social science sections of your local bookstore recently, you’ve also probably noticed an increasing number of works focused on the resilience of children.
It is increasingly rare to see a group of neighborhood kids playing kickball, performing a skit for a backyard audience or building forts. More often, children are focused on two-dimensional screens or are being shuttled to multiple lessons.