Posts by Katie Vander Ark

Difference Making

Knod: Eliminating the Education to Employment Gap

By: Katie Vander Ark. Knod is a Salt Lake City based talent development company working to eliminate the education-to-employment gap by producing job candidates who are ready for the workforce by focusing first on employer needs, not student needs.

Leadership

Las Vegas: Downtown Project, Blended Progress

“Education is the bedrock on which a truly great city is built,” according to Tony Hsieh. His Downtown Projects is reshaping the old city center north of the Vegas Strip. Clark Co has some great magnets and blending learning plans.

EdTech

MS 223 and MOUSE Head Back to School

MS 223 The Laboratory School of Finance and Technology in the Bronx and MOUSE are heading back to school today. Learn more about their program and how their MakertBot projects are changing the way students learn inside and outside the classroom.