Kids, Kanban and COVID-19

If you’re a parent, chances are good that last week you inadvertently became a home-school teacher. Due to the COVID-19 outbreak in Arkansas, our schools are closed until at least April 17, leaving our children homebound for at least another month. If you’re fortunate enough to stay home with your sequestered kids, you’re probably scrambling…

$1 Million Treehouse at Garvan Gardens Is Every Kid’s Dream

HOT SPRINGS, Arkansas The ground breaking ceremony on the installation of the $1 million Tree House Project at Garvan Woodland Gardens is March 2, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. Speakers will be Bob Bledsoe, Garvan Woodland Gardens Executive Director; Peter MacKeith, Dean Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design at the University of Arkansas; Modus Studio architects; Tres Fromme, educational component…

Travel Arkansas: Don’t keep your hands to yourself

At Arkansas’ interactive children’s museums, kids learn through hands-on play. Photography by Sara Edwards Neal TOP PHOTO: “Dinosaurs: Fossils Exposed” exhibit on display at the Scott Family Amazeum in Bentonville.   [dropcap]Arkansans[/dropcap] of a certain age may remember piling on to hot, dusty school buses toting paper bag lunches for the annual field trip to…

AY & AMP Takes Part in #NobleSummit

Today Noble Impact is hosting their three-day “Noble Impact Educator’s Summit.” AY & AMP is partnering with today’s CTE Civic Innovation Challenge. Our team is participating. If you care about education take the corresponding survey. Teachers head here – https://goo.gl/forms/X2s1F0HFU3BAwL8z1. Students, parents, administrators  head here –https://goo.gl/forms/d47Se7Me1F4yLPXI2. Policy makers head here –https://goo.gl/forms/QBxffuXUWLJWAAYn1. Community members head here…