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Brooklyn Is Everywhere

Here's an interesting article from Bon Appetit, exploring the growing current food scene in Indy. There's so much good food happening all over Indy right now, I would say in particular downtown, Broad Ripple and near south/east side.  Ally and Chris from Love Handle...

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Executive Function

An interesting article about one of my fave topics over the last past couple of years! Executive Function! Here the article explores the idea of supporting students in executive function with specialized tutoring - a field that is new and hasn't seen extensive...

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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...

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Discomfort, wonder and education.

A quote from Teller: When I go outside at night and look up at the stars, the feeling that I get is not comfort. The feeling that I get is a kind of delicious discomfort at knowing that there is so much out there that I do not understand and the joy in recognizing...

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TURN Festival

So our school - Paramount School Of Excellence- recently staged a huge new event that created space for conversations about urban health, sustainability, and wellbeing through food. So many people contributed so much to make this a success... it was a lot of work, but...

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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 spring...

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More Bees

      A teacher at PSOE has a farm about 40 minutes outside of the city- yesterday she let us know that she had a swarm in an unusual location - L and I went to handle the...

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