I didn’t know the inner me was hungry.
The first School for Educational Evolution and Development (SEED) was born. It would grow to encompass grades six through twelve—roughly fifty students per grade—with a clear goal of sending as many inner-city students as possible to college. The rest is history.
Eric and Raj received a Use Your Life Award from Oprah Winfrey on her television show in 2002. Appearances on ABC’s Nightline and a special segment on CBS’s 60 Minutes followed—and additional SEED schools have opened in other cities. Most important, Eric and Raj have proved that their model can deliver dramatically different educational results by creating the learning conditions needed for inner-city children to flourish.
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Environment of waking.
Innovation is deviance which means that the rebellious personality is a natural resource for practical creativity. As an innovator, you need to reject the old to establish a new, better, status quo. And one of the most powerful sources of newness is the rebel or maverick, mind.Max McKeown
Even the all-powerful design thinking has now power here.
More to come.