Tag Archives: Projects

Construction to start on “one of the most ambitious affordable housing projects in the world”

Vice-President says project will “enable working Ghanaians…to purchase a home”. First 6,500 of 200,000 affordable and sustainable homes to be built in Ghana’s capital Accra. Part of UNOPS Social Impact Investing Initiative which will deliver more than 800,000 affordable homes in five countries. Site in Amasaman, near Accra, to include school, medical centre, shops and… Read More »

The Newest Science Fair Projects Are All Yours For The Asking Posted By : Morton L. Barish

Over 400 new science fair projects including some new wrinkles on some old favorites now available on line. You will probably find just the project you are looking for to present for your next school science fair. These projects are about generating electricity from potatoes and lemons, and also about growing fruit and veggies without… Read More »

Lifelong Kindergarten: Cultivating Creativity through Projects, Passion, Peers, and Play (MIT Press)

In kindergartens these days, children spend more time with math worksheets and phonics flashcards than building blocks and finger paint. Kindergarten is becoming more like the rest of school. In Lifelong Kindergarten, learning expert Mitchel Resnick argues for exactly the opposite: the rest of school (even the rest of life) should be more like kindergarten. To thrive… Read More »