Cracking the Code about Coding  

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 learner.  And Code.org has a portfolio of […]

Thinking Big About…

…Fall! And with the season comes the start of a new school year. New students, new challenges, new opportunities inspire us to tweak our lesson plans and try some new approaches for engaging those students. How can we connect their learning to the world around them? How can we nudge our students to take charge […]

Innovator Honored!

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 Awarded!

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 […]

Welcome to WeThinkBig!

Welcome to WeThinkBig – the folks who work with you to support and encourage educational innovation in our community! It’s hard to believe that only a little over a year ago we launched our first programs to bring educators and business professionals together.  Since that time we have engaged over 500 individuals in more than […]