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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Fast Pitch is done!

Posted in Blog, on March 10, 2016

Well, that was a pretty intense eight-week journey. I did about thirty drafts of my pitch, practiced it about a zillion times, made some new friends and a lot of contacts, and honed GriffinEd’s message about
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Fast Pitch!!!

Posted in Blog, on December 12, 2015

GriffinEd is terribly excited to announce we have been chosen as semi-finalists in the Social Venture Partners’ Fast Pitch competition. Think “Shark Tank” for nonprofits with grant funding for prizes and, more importantly, a chance to
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Why music?

Posted in Blog, on December 7, 2015

I spend a lot of my time explaining to people that GriffinEd isn’t about teaching music, but is instead a program for teaching STEM and other subjects using music as a fun and effective tool. This
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