Yellow Wood Learning Center gets its name from the Robert Frost poem... two roads diverged in a yellow wood.
The website has these quotes:
Why not learn more?
Here's a request to readers of this blog: When a group starts a school or youth activity center in your community, you don't have to dig deep ... just find an hour a month and drop in. Your wisdom and life experience is valuable. Many mentors can build a wide and stable foundation for small efforts like the Yellow Willow Learning Center...
So, put together a list of what you have done and send it to your local school or youth after-school center... and get involved.
So here is my offer for volunteering and mentoring:
I would like to inquire about your Center's openings for
volunteers and mentors
1. Knowledge of the Big Picture Learning system. I like the reference to Met Center. I read the Littky book, I have arranged for the book to be translated into Spanish and Portuguese, and I visited the Met Center twice. Here is the link to my 2005 video
Dennis Littky Big Picture Education Small School Met ... - YouTube
- Aug 11, 2009 - Uploaded by visualandactive
In most schools, they don't get to [grow up] -- they get stopped ...Search NPR.org for "Dennis Littky Small School" and you'll get the radio piece.
Part 2 of the documentary about The Big Picture Small school in Rhode Island that shows the world how to put ...
2. PROJECTS IN THE CLASSROOM: I have been mentored by Matt Blazek and Dennis Yuzenas, two stellar teachers who use projects in their work.
- Dennis Yuzenas Visual and Active edu-taining teaching ... - YouTube
Short takes from a visit to Dennis Yuzenas' classroom in Bak Middle ... there are at least 12 techniques to pick up from this 9 minute video.
3. BLOG: I blog about the transformation of education.
4. Teacher Training Book: I edited a book of commentaries by Abe Fischler, former president of Nova University.
5. Workshops for making Web Sites: I show kids and teachers how to use Sites Google and Drive to create digital portfolios
- How to Create a FREE WEB SITE using Sites Google ... - YouTube
- ... a FREE WEB SITE using Sites Google (Course by Steve McCrea) ... You can find more courses by Steve McCrea at filmbaby DOT com and ...
Can I volunteer to drop by twice a week to provide enrichment? I'm an SAT test prep instructor
my site www.FloridaTestPrep.com