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Mom Loves Best

Posted in Blog, on May 11, 2018

Seventeen years ago(!), Best Beloved did what a lot of first-time moms do: she bought about a dozen books on how to raise Boy Genius the RIGHT way and read them cover to cover. One would
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New website coming soon…

Posted in Blog, on April 15, 2018

Sometime in the next month or two, you will find the look of our website will change quite a lot. We will still have all the great music etc, but after five years we’ve had some
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Field Report: JoCo Cruise

Posted in Blog, on February 26, 2018

For the first time in a long time I took a whole week off from both work and family, and I just got home from something totally different. One recent trend in big-ship cruising has been
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Putting the A in STEAM, Part 2: The “One More Thing” Thing

Posted in Blog, on April 23, 2017

An occasional series on science, technology, engineering, arts, and math. A number of organizations, including GriffinEd, serve schools for free; but money is not the only thing our schools are short on. When I was a
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Watch GriffinEd Live At Kulak’s!!!

Posted in Blog, on March 10, 2017

Okay, we’ve got ways to do this; hopefully at least one of them will work. 1. If you are on FaceBook, go to the GriffinEd FB page (click LIKE while you’re there!) and we will be
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Putting the A in STEAM, part 1: the Myth of Expertise

Posted in Blog, on February 9, 2017

When I started using music and the other arts to help my Title-1 students in LAUSD learn science and math 25 years ago, I hadn’t heard about STEAM yet; I’m not even sure STEM was a
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