Posted on: October 14th, 2020

Decision making skills Help Set Students up for Success in Life

If 2020 has taught us anything, it is the importance of making big decisions. From COVID-19 to an economic crisis to wildfires raging across much of the western US, big things are happening all...

Posted on: October 12th, 2020

Light-hearted Challenges for Students

It seems every aspect of life has changed this year. While we think about how the chaos has affected our economy, it is important to remember that our children have been affected just as much. The...

Posted on: October 5th, 2020

Problem-Solving: The Most Important Skill Not Taught in School

What do you think of when you hear the phrase “problem-solving”? Maybe it brings to mind troubleshooting a design issue or managing a crisis during a group project. Perhaps you think of word...

Posted on: September 23rd, 2020

Kid’s Solutions to the Pandemic from Future Problem Solving

*This is a guest post from Addie Boswell and the Future Problem Solving Program - a creative problem solving program involving thousands of students from around the world each year. Learn more about...

Posted on: September 20th, 2020

NASA Embraces Competition, Here’s Why and how to get involved

Every year NASA holds exciting and innovative challenges that inspire students from all over the world. From Moonbuggies to robot-astronauts. Why does a global icon like NASA encourage ambitious...

Posted on: September 19th, 2020

Help NASA Plant the Moon!

A global science experiment and challenge for grades 6 and up! NASA's Artemis Program is the United States' new initiative to return to the Moon. Artemis will explore more of the lunar surface...