Robots That Make a Difference

Robots That Make a Difference

“My robot is going to help someone.” – Tony A. That was the response of one of our students when his Mother asked him, “How was the first day?” Since our programming starts in the real-world, questions like – “Why am I doing...
Creative Leaders | Creative Doers

Creative Leaders | Creative Doers

Just a few days ago I read a post by Tim Brown, CEO IDEO, titled “How Might Design Thinking Help the TSA?”  He discussed how air travel is comprised of an interconnected system, and it is hard to effect significant change in any system by looking at only...
inside the Do Lab | Purpose Learning

inside the Do Lab | Purpose Learning

Buildingoff of a study on Purpose Learning out of Stanford University, we have created a very exciting learning experience for our Creative Doers in the Do Lab. The essence of Purpose Learning is that academic pursuits are linked with the purpose that fuels it.  This...
Learning Computer Science the MIT ICE Lab Way

Learning Computer Science the MIT ICE Lab Way

They walked in excited, but not fully knowing what to expect.  We had promised an exciting, fun and relevant way to learn about the field of computing.  However, in the back of their minds they were envisioning lines and lines of computer code.  When was the bait and...