“Service Learning Makes Online Learning Meaningful and Engaging” – Youth Today

“Service Learning Makes Online Learning Meaningful and Engaging” – Youth Today

Innovageous Co-Founder Shira Woolf Cohen partnered with our friends at the National Youth Leadership Council to write an article for Youth Today on how to use Service Learning as an instructional strategy in the online learning space. Shira is also a Board Member at the NYLC, and facilitator of the NYLC’s Certificate in Service Learning Instructional Leadership. Check out the […]

Fall School Spotlight: Building Cultural Competence

Fall School Spotlight: Building Cultural Competence

As an expert within the Catalyst:Ed network, Innovageous has opportunities to partner with schools all over the country through Catalyst:Ed’s R3 initiative to support schools with COVID-response related projects. Through funding from the Barr Foundation, Innovageous has partnered with Baystate Academy Charter Public School to support the school collective cultural competency and use of culturally responsive instructional practices. During phase […]

Fall Families Spotlight: Parent Virtual Cafes

Fall Families Spotlight: Parent Virtual Cafes

From September to November, Innovageous partnered with Northwood Academy Charter School in Philadelphia to offer monthly Parent Virtual Cafes. Online cafes were offered at 8am, 12pm, and 7pm to meet the the diverse nature of parent schedules. Topics for each month included work-life balance, supporting academics with children, and structuring free and choice time during the day. Each session encouraged […]

1000 Innovageous Educators

1000 Innovageous Educators

In just four month, Innovageous has engaged 1000 educators in our trainings! Through partnerships with over a dozen schools, including two Higher Education institutions, and numerous industry partners we have delivered many sessions to educators. Topics have included asynchronous and synchronous learning strategies, social-emotional learning, technology tools, culturally responsive teaching, career development, inclusive classrooms, authentic assessment, and so much more!

Leading the Way at the Independent Charter School Virtual Conference 2020

Leading the Way at the Independent Charter School Virtual Conference 2020

During the week of November 16th, the Coalition of Independent Schools hosted their annual conference – but through a virtual platform! Innovageous founders played a role in developing the conference programming by collaborating with CPICS staff to review workshop proposals and develop conference strands – Continuity of Learning, School Cultures, Connecting with Community, and Leadership & Operations. Each of these […]

We. Are. Innovageous.

We. Are. Innovageous.

After 15 years of knowing each other, working together, and sharing the same commitment to educate ALL children, we decided to join forces and passion and start our own educational consulting company,  EduConfident Partners.  Our excitement to execute our mission resulted in some missteps in terms of researching the details of what we thought to be a unique company name. […]

Summer In-Service Success!

Summer In-Service Success!

To prepare educators for the upcoming year, Innovageous partnered with schools to implement a customized series of workshops for each school. Offerings included “High Quality Online Instruction”, “Understanding Social Emotional Learning”, “Getting Started with G-Suite and Google Classroom”, and “Using Zoom for Authentic Instruction”, among others! Innovageous founders supported resource sharing and further understanding of key tech tools through small […]

Family Webinar Recordings & Tools

Family Webinar Recordings & Tools

In August, over 120 families registered to attend EduConfident Families (now Innovageous Families) 30 minute webinar on getting ready for the year ahead! During the session, we focused on ideas for creating a home learning space, staying organized, and keeping kids safe with technology and childcare. As a follow up, we are sharing an EduConfident Families shopping list for your […]

Recordings and Toolkits for K-12 Online Learning

Recordings and Toolkits for K-12 Online Learning

In July, EduConfident (now Innovageous) held our Each One Teach One School Sharing Series on K-12 Online Learning. This 4-part panel series brought together educators from cyber and brick and mortar schools, higher education professionals, parents, and students to share their thoughts and ideas on the upcoming year! Access to the recordings and the associated toolkits can be found below. […]