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They Text, They Tweet, But Can They Communicate?

They Text, They Tweet, But Can They Communicate?
So I was out for coffee with a good friend of mine last week at a local Starbucks having a celebratory latte over my new book and in they walk. It was a group of girls who must have been about 15 years […]

By |November 15th, 2012|Featured|0 Comments

The Jobless 20-Somethings…How the Arts are the Answer!

The Jobless 20-Somethings…How the Arts are the Answer!
My entire career has focused on some aspect of the arts. Whether it was working for a film festival, coordinating arts workshops in schools or being a director of an arts camp. Lately, my focus has broadened to include a much bigger emphasis […]

By |November 8th, 2012|Featured|2 Comments

The Artistic Edge is now a Book!

The Artistic Edge is now a Book!
Well the summer has come and gone and I feel like I’ve been locked in my office with my laptop for months. It’s finally time to emerge and announce that my book, The Artistic Edge: 7 Skills Children Need to Succeed in an Increasingly […]

By |November 1st, 2012|Featured|0 Comments

CWMF: Marta Interviews Neil Crone

CWMF: Marta Interviews Neil Crone
 

CONNECTING WITH MY FUTURE (CWMF)

Marta Machado  (14 years old) Interviews Neil Crone, film & TV actor (Little Mosque on the Prairie, Really Me)

READ MARTA’S REFLECTION ON HER EXPERIENCE

“Interviewing Neil Crone was such an amazing opportunity. I still can’t believe I was able to get advice from […]

By |August 11th, 2012|Featured|0 Comments

7 Reasons Why Kids Should Be At Arts Camp This Summer

7 Reasons Why Kids Should Be At Arts Camp This Summer
I have to apologize for not posting much recently. It is summer time, which means I’m busy wearing my ‘Camp Director’ hat at the arts camp I own. I was thinking about it and there really are a slew of […]

By |July 17th, 2012|Featured|0 Comments

CWMF: Adrian Interviews Ennis Esmer!

CWMF: Adrian Interviews Ennis Esmer!

CONNECTING WITH MY FUTURE (CWMF)

Adrian Mark  (14 years old) Interviews Ennis Esmer, one of the stars of the TV Show, The Listener.

READ ADRIAN’S REFLECTION ON HIS EXPERIENCE

“Interviewing Ennis Esmer was an absolutely extraordinary experience for me, and getting the opportunity to talk with someone who has […]

By |June 11th, 2012|Featured|0 Comments

5 Things I Learned From Ken Robinson

5 Things I Learned From Ken Robinson
Education expert Sir Ken Robinson is more than a New York Times bestselling author. He is a dynamic public speaker and leader in the development in creativity and innovation. Now a professor emeritus of education at the University of Warwick in the UK, he […]

By |June 8th, 2012|Featured|1 Comment

CWMF: Nate Interviews James Duncan!

CONNECTING WITH MY FUTURE (CWMF)

Nate Oppel (13 years old) Interviews James Duncan, one of the stars of War Horse.

READ NATE’S REFLECTION ON HIS EXPERIENCE

“After seeing War Horse, I was amazed at the skill it takes to operate the life-sized horse puppet. It was a great show and I’m glad I […]

By |May 30th, 2012|Featured|1 Comment

Special Preview: Nate’s Interview With James Duncan

Special Preview: Nate’s Interview With James Duncan

Enjoy this sneak peek of 13 year-old Nate Oppel’s interview with James Retter Duncan, one of the stars of War Horse! Full interview coming out Wednesday!

 

 

By |May 29th, 2012|Featured|0 Comments

A Behind the Scenes Look at the Incredible Puppets of War Horse!

A Behind the Scenes Look at the Incredible Puppets of War Horse!

As you eagerly anticipate Nate’s interview with James Retter Duncan, one of the stars of War Horse, I thought I would share a behind the scenes look at the show. As I watched this TED talk video all I […]

By |May 28th, 2012|Featured|0 Comments