WeThinkBig’s Sparks! Innovation Showcase series promotes innovation in education, supports teachers editorial by WISC-TV Neil Heinen.

We Think Big promotes innovation in education, supports teachers. In this age of valuing innovation as a defining quality in a new economy world we believe teachers deserve recognition for being innovators before innovation was cool. The non-profit organization We Think Big is helping promote innovation in education and we plan to help spread the […]

Madison’s Startup Weekend for Education inspires ed tech businesses covered by InBusiness Magazine

Startup Weekend Seeks to Inspire Ed Tech Invention Educator feedback and expert coaches will guide student entrepreneurs in problem solving and product development during the inaugural 54-hour event. Read More at InBusiness Magazine

WTB’s Startup Weekend for Education in Wisconsin covered by Wisconsin State Journal.

Tech and Biotech: Startup Weekend for teachers; New website touts Madison’s health IT; Innovation Award finalists named If a marathon weekend of intense brainstorming can produce new online tech companies, maybe it could also provide the genesis of new techniques — digital or not — to teach students in our schools. Read More at The […]

WTB Happy Hour of Code participant featured as innovator in bilingual coding education for elementary students.

WTB Happy Hour of Code participant featured as innovator in bilingual coding education for elementary students.

WTB’s “Happy Hour of Code” work with teachers is featured by The Capital Times.

Madison teachers toast at a happy hour dedicated to coding and tech Several educators and technology professionals gathered at Barriques in Middleton last Thursday for coffee and conversation about computer programming. We Think Big hosted its second “Happy Hour of Code for Educators,” an opportunity for teachers to learn more about teaching coding and integrating […]

WeThinkBig CEO honored as 2016 Madison Magazine “M-List” of innovative educators and mentors!

WeThinkBig CEO honored as 2016 Madison Magazine “M-List” of innovative educators and mentors!

A look back at WI’s first Startup Weekend for Education

July 22-24, 2016, Madison, WI. An estimated 100 people came to the Discovery Building in Madison last weekend to participate in Wisconsin’s first Startup Weekend for Education. The gathering drew over 45 active participants, as well as over two dozen coaches and judges from some of Wisconsin’s most prestigious organizations.Organized locally by a team of […]

NOVA: School of the Future

Lights, camera, action! Wisconsin education leaders tuned in for snacks and a show last night for PBS’s NOVA: School of the Future, a special premier put on by WeThinkBig and Wisconsin Public Television. NOVA: School of the Future asked “How can the science of learning help us rethink the future of education for all children?” […]