Remake Learning

Blog of the Pittsburgh Kids+Creativity Network

With New Learning Labs, Teen Programming at Local Libraries Goes Digital

With New Learning Labs, Teen Programming at Local Libraries Goes Digital

In Pittsburgh this summer teens can mix music, tinker with robots, and take courses in digital design. All at their local library.

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Why Networks are Crucial to Innovation

Why Networks are Crucial to Innovation

The Brookings Institution’s Bruce Katz says “innovation districts” are the way of the future—places where groups cluster together to share ideas and collaborate. In Pittsburgh, our network of learning innovation uses the same principals.

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Reporting from the NAEYC Early Childhood Professional Development Conference

Reporting from the NAEYC Early Childhood Professional Development Conference

NAEYC recently held their National Institute for Early Childhood Professional Development conference, and PAEYC directors Sue Polojac and Cara Ciminillo were in attendance.

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Aspen Report Says Learning Networks Key to Kids' Success

Kids+Creativity Weekly Update

Study says learning networks are key to student success; new Verizon ad encourages parents to support girls’ interests in STEM; teens get hip-hop mentoring at CMU’s Arts Greenhouse; 3 new upcoming events and opportunities.

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Program Brings Tech Professionals Into Communities to Teach Digital Literacy

Program Brings Tech Professionals Into Communities to Teach Digital Literacy

We sent a corps of local technologists into libraries and after-school spaces throughout the Pittsburgh region to teach digital literacy. Turns out the students aren’t the only ones who learned something.

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Aspen Report Says Learning Networks Key to Kids’ Success

Aspen Report Says Learning Networks Key to Kids’ Success

A new Aspen Institute report focuses on building strong learning networks that facilitate learning anytime, anyplace, while keeping kids safe online.

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A Special Message on National Summer Learning Day

Kids+Creativity Weekly Update

Celebrating National Summer Learning Day; Teacher Quest comes to Pittsburgh; President Obama talks about manufacturing and making at Techshop; 6 new upcoming events and opportunities.

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Why We’re Making Our City a Summer Camp

Why We’re Making Our City a Summer Camp

Today is National Summer Learning Day. We’ve launched Pittsburgh’s City of Learning initiative to ensure learning doesn’t stop when school lets out.

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