"...employees must learn, and apply what they have learned, faster than the competition. To that end, CEO's place their employees in the center of rewarding, supportive environments that nourish the growth of creative intelligence (p. 51)."
|Animal habitats (Design Center)|
|Materials and space important|
|Collaboration across grades|
Through his research, Vollmer states that, "Intelligence can grow, and more to the point, schools can actively accelerate the growth process by providing learning environments and programs that stimulate the development of neural connections (p. 64)." This is the purpose behind the design center, the NSE TV broadcast studio, project based learning, designing work around the needs and interest of the students, knowing our students and community, Culinary One on One, Sports Blitz, STEMS, QuEST, STAR, and much more.
I could go on and on. I would love to read what others are thinking about this book.