GREAT short documentary about the Workshop!

Simon is once again speaking at the annual Poptech conference this year. This time, the guys from Poptech came down to visit us, and shot a mini-documentary about Simon and the school. And they did a great job! Simon Hauger and The Sustainability Workshop from PopTech...

Our official opening

On Monday, October 3rd, we had our official “Welcoming Ceremony” at the Navy Yard. We are very grateful to Mayor Michael Nutter, District Attorney Seth Williams, Superintendent Leroy Nunery, and GPIC Director Paul Hallacher for attending and making wonderful remarks!...

And…we’re back

I think we’re pretty good at the whole education thing. Blogging, it seems, not so much. Sorry for the hiatus. There is loads to report, so we’ll try and post more frequently to capture more of it. It’s been a busy couple of weeks: our official...

At the forefront of STEM education

We just learned that we are among ten finalists in the Ashoka’s Changemakers Partnering for Excellence Competition: Innovations in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Education. Here’s an excerpt from the press release: The 24 prize-eligible...

Workers

It started innocently enough – the first email to our brand new group of seniors. Really it was just a test to make sure our Google platform was working properly. The email began this way: “Hey Workers…” There are a couple of things about that...