Category: About, News

2011 Accomplishments

In this school year, “the having of wonderful ideas” is unfolding in a growing number of classrooms. I’m very proud to list all that our organization has accomplished in 2011. …

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Category: News, Website

Photos from the Launch Party

Photographers: Paula Labbe, Alva Couch and Elizabeth Cavicchi

(Click the images to enlarge them. Keep scrolling down — we’re posting 24 photos in all!)

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Category: Critical Exploration, News, Website

Talks from the Launch Party, Part III

I am so happy to see you all here! Welcome, and thank you very much for celebrating this important moment with us. The over-arching purpose of Critical Explorers is to promote the having of wonderful ideas in public schools. …

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Category: Critical Exploration, News

Talks from the Launch Party, Part II

I want to thank all of you for your support of this work.  All through its development I have been dependent on colleagues who shared the same goals for teachers and kids, and encouraged me in the way I was trying to go about it. …

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Category: Critical Exploration, News

Talks from the Launch Party, Part I

… I’m very proud to be a part of this gathering – to enter with you into this remarkable moment that is both a culmination and a beginning. We’ve called this a “launch” party, and I think that metaphor works because what we’re launching is a vessel …

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Category: News, Website

Website Update … and a Brief Tour

Welcome to the new website!  It’s fully operational, and we hope you will explore it soon and use it often.  We want to call your attention to three parts of the site designed for active participation:

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