The obstacle is the way

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It’s studio maintenance time in the elementary studio. Some heroes are rushing to get their jobs done on time, while others are enjoying the comradery of working together. One 8-year-old girl lets out a shriek! An 11-year-old boy had just sprayed at her with their 7th Generation Surface Spray. Right away she went over to […]

Real feedback, Real growth

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Receiving authentic feedback from a real-world test like an Exhibition is one aspect that makes this learning experience so powerful.

Winds of revolution

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Freedom to have a say in one’s government can bring out the best in a person, while being controlled completely by an authority figure can often bring out the worst.

Goodbye, orange blankey

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As he tucked his blanket in his backpack to take home at the end of the day, I saw he had put on a new identity – that of a leader.

Growth is painful

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And human growth requires suffering, unfortunately… but you can’t escape that. It’s ok when it’s hard – and it’s going through hard things that makes you who you are.”

What am I capable of?

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Our heroes are discovering that freedom comes with responsibility, and the habits that when developed, will help them become heroes who discover a calling that will change the world.

Finding Freedom

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they would never give up this week – even though it was hard. Even though they knew they’d be facing two weeks of Reset until Freedom Levels could be unlocked again. They knew the way out – and they had determined to get there.

Does anyone know me?

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What does it mean to be human, how do we learn measures of growth, how to overcome challenges and how to celebrate established rituals.

The whisper of becoming

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Without arguing or pointing out his change of heart toward them, he humbly signed the slip, owning his mistake.

Leveling up

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Innovation takes time. One experiment is built on top of the last, slowly and slowly getting better and better.