As Beaver makes plans around program and pedagogy, I am often asked “Have you looked at what other schools are … Continue reading Where Do Innovative Organizations Get New Ideas?
Author: Peter Hutton
Opening Assembly message to students and faculty. Welcome to our 90th school year. And a special welcome to our … Continue reading Back to School at Beaver!
Fresh from a few days off, I return resolving to be a more frequent blogger. I’ll start with talking about … Continue reading TEDx and The Importance of Being Awesome
When students return from summer break for the 2011-2012 school year they will be occupying the most forward-thinking science facilities … Continue reading Beaver Science Wing to Undergo Major Renovation
A recent Newsweek article entitled “The Creativity Crisis” (July 10, 2010) reported that while IQ scores increase at the same … Continue reading The New Basics: Teaching Creativity & Innovation
I am pleased announce an exciting opportunity for our upper school students to participate in an innovative program at the … Continue reading Announcing NuVu Program for Beaver Students
Creativity expert Sir Ken Robinson challenges the way we’re educating our children. He champions a radical rethink of our school … Continue reading Sir Kenneth Robinson
From time to time we need to remind ourselves of people at Beaver who have given so many years to … Continue reading Tribute to Faculty Member Debi Ellman
At yesterday’s Founders Day assembly, I had the honor of inducting 15 Beaver seniors into the Cum Laude Society and … Continue reading Introducing a Man Who Needs No Introduction
The recent front-page article about Cushing Academy’s library of the future (“Welcome to the library. Say goodbye to the books,” … Continue reading The Great Library Debate Misses the Point