Congratulations to Jill Allen (’13) and Mindy Welch (’79) for winning $1,000 from the NFL Play60 campaign!  The NFL Play60 initiative is promoting health, fitness and wellness by encouraging kids to play at least 60 minutes per day.  The Butler Lab School Movement Studio applied for this contest.  Jill Allen request was to be able […]

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We have great news to share from the Butler Lab School Movement Studio! Jill Allen (Butler COE ’13) submitted an equipment/resources request through Donors Choose for the Movement Studio. You can read more about the Donors Choose organization at www.donorschoose.org. This morning Jill received the exciting news that the NFL has chosen to feature […]

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 Transforming Education –   Our “Each One, Reach One”      Campaign for Great Teachers

We only have a week left to “Each One, Reach One” so let those great students know that you think they’d be a great teacher.  Sometimes all it takes is one person believing in you, so be bold!

It is college enrollment […]

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Each One, Reach One

On October 14, 2014 By

 Transforming Education –   Our “Each One, Reach One”      Campaign for Great Teachers

 

It is college enrollment season.  A time when high school seniors are anxiously trying to decide which box to check under “major” for their college applications…

Do you know a great student -in your class, in your family, […]

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Finding a Safe Harbor


“You must find a safe harbor. Find a place where you can bring your ship in to rest,for you to eat, sleep, and renew so that you may re-launch your ship into the sea knowing in your heart and mind that others are struggling with the […]

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The Work of Creating Culture

Dear Friends,

“Happiness is not just a mood—it’s a work ethic.”
—Shawn Achor

Earlier this month we welcomed author and researcher Dr. Kathy Cramer to campus as she launched her new book Lead Positive. Dr. Cramer’s work in Asset-Based Thinking has been the cornerstone of our work in […]

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Are Standardized Tests the Super Bowl of Education?

Dear Friends,

I, like many, have a great deal of respect for Peyton Manning. He has achieved much as a football player and has shared his success with others, including his tremendous support for a Central Indiana children’s hospital.

While he is […]

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On Being a Lab School Teacher

On February 26, 2014 By

Editor’s Note: The IPS/Butler Lab School will soon start the hiring process for the 2014–2015 school year. There are several opportunities available, and we are actively seeking both new and experienced teachers who are ready to be part of this dynamic education community. The school is inspired by the […]

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