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What We Are Reading

Visual Note-Taking for Educators 

Wendi Pillars, release date 11/30/15.

Our friend and VIVA Idea Exchange leader Wendi Pillars sharing her wisdom. In an image laden-world, Wendi shares her artistic gifts through this how to guide for replacing note-taking with doodles, sketches and drawing. How cool is that!

Even the Top State in the Nation Needs to Up Its Game 

By: The VIVA Project President Paul Toner

Here in my home state of Massachusetts, much hay was made of the recent Nation’s Report Card results, where our state once again ranked first in the country in student performance and Boston scored near the top for large cities.