East Side Innovation

East Side Innovation

Last weekend the neighborhood around Paramount took stock of the IPS Innovation program unfolding through-out the city, and the impact this may have on local IPS schools. Over 100 people were there to explore vision and planning options for an event that bridged...

Identity within community.

Things that have me wondering lately… how does community offer opportunity to help shape young identity, especially at times of deep self-reflection and growing self-awareness? This year students at our school had an opportunity to paint on a mural, and this...

Indie Kindred

Indie Kindred. Finding your Kindred takes work… in any field. Indies have it harder I think, for a variety of reasons… working in “new economy” work can be hard to do with others. More on this later…. but wanted to bookmark this beautiful...

Creating Community/Creating Engagement

(Open Windows, photo by Justin Noack, my travel-happy brother) Getting Started with the book “The Impact Equation” by Chris Brogan and Julien Smith. Because I think this quote just about sums it all up… “In our book, The Impact Equation, Julien...