What the Heck is a Design Charrette?

What the Heck is a Design Charrette?

Quite simply, a Charrette is a quick study by a group of stakeholders in a project work to solve a particular set of issues within the project.  Consider it a focus group or think-tank approach to dealing with a problematic condition.  A group of planners, developers...

Charter Schools: Exploring Innovative Ways of Learning

There has been much talk about charter schools in the last few decades. Discussions on when and where they are appropriate, and whether public money should be diverted to their funding. That is a decent discussion that should be had but that is not the discussion at...