Bringing Educators together to make big things happen
We Think Big About Education
WTB is an independent not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving student learning, teacher effectiveness and educational innovation through initiatives that foster collaboration, encourage action, and catalyze breakthroughs. We work to create a shared vision for educational innovation; identify resources; and nurture the relationships necessary for success.
Sometimes the key to success is right in front of you. (We all know about the ‘other’ times...) Case in point: finding free, high-quality and engaging resources to introduce Coding to your students. Why coding? It teaches problem solving, creative and critical thinking, and builds important lifelong skills for any [...]
This June I joined a group of dedicated teachers, administrators, business reps and community leaders to explore experiential learning opportunities in our community. The experience underscored our belief that the greater Madison area is rich with expertise and innovative learning experiences for students. Our challenge is to find the best way to provide access and […]
Teachers boost their classroom tech savvy at Camp Mad Media Reporting by Amber C. Walker, The Cap Times July 1, 2017 Although summer break is just getting started, some local teachers are already thinking about how to innovate their curriculum for students next year. On Thursday, We Think Big, a Madison nonprofit dedicated to […]
A message from our CEO: When David joined us for the January 12th Sparks! Innovation Showcase event, “Game on,” we knew he was special. Looks like PBS has recognized that, too. Congratulations David from all of us at WeThinkBig! – Kathe Crowley Conn, CEO, WeThinkBig Inc. Reporting by Erik Ernst, WPT Blog April […]
Wisconsin Educator, Patricia Deklotz has been chosen as one of 2017 “Leaders To Learn From” by Education Week. The fifth annual report and event showcases excellence in school district leadership: Wisconsin public school administrator, Patricia DeKlotz, Superintendent of the Kettle Moraine School District, has been selected from over 750 national nominees to win the competitive “Leaders […]