Being Makers

Personalized Playlist: A Path to Learner Success
Meet the Maker Angie Nastovska, Director of Humanities and Innovation What’s your all-time favorite hobby? Circus training! I wish I had more time to do...
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Why Teamwork Is Better than Group Work!
Meet the Maker Thom Markham, Senior Global Advisor What’s the best advice you've ever received? It was from my mother, who told me many times,...
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Refuel Yourself to Fuel Others
Meet the Makers Student Support Counseling Team Student Support counselors are the heartbeat of our school sites. During a time when the need for mental...
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Develop a Culture of Risk-Taking and Embracing Mistakes
Meet the Maker Amber Soto, Director of Mathematics Instruction, Implementation and Improvement What is a time in your life that you felt like a complete...
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Integrate the Arts to Help Learners Excel in All Subjects
Meet the Maker Nicole Huguenin, Director of Arts Integration and Play Are you a good dancer? I love to dance! I have a huge family,...
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Gain the Courage to Do Hard Things
Meet the Maker Kathleen Fredette, Director of STEAM Initiatives What’s the hardest thing you’ve ever done? Raising our wildly amazing four sons, who are now...
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Facilitate High-Quality Service Learning Experiences
Meet the Maker Michael Niehoff, Education Content Coordinator Favorite place you ever visited? Ireland Favorite weather/climate? Cloudy, rainy days. Favorite band or musical artist of...
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Make the Most of Learning Time
Meet the Maker Matt Watson, Maker Outreach Director Who was your favorite teacher, and why? Fred Aldrich was my high school history and government teacher....
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