March 21, 2017

By definition, teamwork is the combined action of a group of people. Whether or not that combined action is successful depends on how well the individuals in the team interact with one another. Let’s take sports for example. You could have the most talented athletes to...

February 28, 2017

“…It is never a bad thing to gain more tools for our “toolbox” while working in groups! I would love to implement this in my classroom each year, but at the beginning of school to set expectations for the year regarding group work.”
-Amanda Erwin, 2nd Grade, Hopew...

May 17, 2014

Every year, the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust holds the Pittsburgh International Children’s Festival, attracting hundreds of children and their parents. This year Interactive Story Adventures made its first appearance at the Festival in the Sprout Fund’s tent with a perfec...

March 24, 2014

This past week, I had the opportunity to attend the Sandbox Summit at MIT.  At the conference I was able to meet people from beloved companies like Nickelodeon, Sesame Street Workshop, and PBS as well as academic colleagues and journalists, nonprofit fundraisers, and s...