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Black Lives Matter

The Engaging Creative Minds (ECM) team is deeply saddened by the systemic racism that plagues our nation.  The horrific treatment and senseless deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and too many others in the Black Community are indicative of a problem that must be faced head on. Engaging ...
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Education Week | Summer Programs Struggle to Keep Learning Fun From a Distance

In this recent article published in Education Week, Associate Editor Christina Samuels delves into how summer programs can engage students with programs remotely this summer. The article features insights from NSLA CEO Aaron Philip Dworkin, Robin Berlinsky, Executive Director of ECM, Stacie Sanders, Chief Executive Officer of Young Audiences/Arts for ...
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When Schools Close: Harnessing the Power of Summer for America’s Young People

Robin Berlinsky, Executive Director of Engaging Creative Minds, a Charleston educational nonprofit, participated as a panelist in a national press conference focused on summer learning and its role in our response to the COVID-19 crisis.  Please find more information, and watch the conference, below:   When Schools Close: Harnessing the ...
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Lowcountry summer program changed due to COVID-19 | Live 5 News

ECM featured on Live 5 News | Lowcountry summer program changed due to COVID-19  
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ECM Creative House Project | Part Two

Now that you have created an AMAZING and CREATIVE house, let’s have some FUN exploring your unique house! You can follow along with us on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter, #ECMCreativeHouse, or simply use the corresponding (K-2, 3-5) PDF below to get started! Please let us know if this type of ...
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ECM Creative House Project | Part One

Engaging Creative Minds (ECM) is ready to Power-On Your Imagination! What an interesting and challenging time. It has been AMAZING to watch teachers of all subjects and grade levels quickly adapt to a distance learning approach in the face of COVID-19. At ECM, we have been working to discern how we ...
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