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Ohio Educators Join Inventionland Day of Innovation

Inventionland Day of Innovation If you have never heard of Inventionland, you have got to check them out. This place is the Disneyland of Industrial Design.  Inventionland, headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, is one of the world’s largest invention factories and their designers, called ‘Creationeers,’ work in the most creative space I’ve ever seen.  Last week, EnvisionEdPlus brought… Continue reading Ohio Educators Join Inventionland Day of Innovation

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Ohio Grant-Sanity Watch List 2018

Lions and tigers and grants - Oh My! This will be a busy winter - spring for districts and non-profits looking to pursue grants and innovation opportunities related to education, STEM and youth development.  Here is EnvisionEdPlus’ Grant-Sanity Watch List. Please note: all timelines listed below are estimations right now. EEP will share updates via… Continue reading Ohio Grant-Sanity Watch List 2018

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Plan your Lights On Afterschool event

Back-to-school time is also the time to start planning your Lights On Afterschool event. Lights On Afterschool is an important national advocacy event to let everyone know how critical afterschool programs are to kids’ academic success and parents’ peace of mind. The National Lights On Afterschool day is Thursday, Oct. 26. Your afterschool program can… Continue reading Plan your Lights On Afterschool event

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Exploring the Innovator’s Mindset in Mahoning Valley

Recently, I had the pleasure of making new friends and re-connecting with some awesome teachers, leaders and innovators as they gear up for another great school year. The opportunity came about as we assisted Mahoning Co ESC in hosting a site visit for several staff members from Social Finance and Jobs for the Future. You… Continue reading Exploring the Innovator’s Mindset in Mahoning Valley

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New Year, New Partners

Welcome Back! Your EEP Peeps are tremendously excited to start the new school year. We have been hard at work creating new partnerships to ensure #allkidsthrive in school and beyond.  Today we are introducing two of our newest partners - the Ohio Afterschool Network and Inventionland.   So, here is the scoop.... Ohio Afterschool Network… Continue reading New Year, New Partners