playful learning pittsburgh

Play takes center stage in Pittsburgh through workshops, grant funding and community-wide playful learning

Pittsburgh is getting serious about playful learning. Here’s how.

Parents as Allies

You can help bring Pittsburgh innovation to the world at the next SXSW EDU: Here’s how.

You can send Parents as Allies to next spring’s biggest education conference. Here’s how.

Maker Monday

Maker Monday: Kids will love making (and playing with) Ping-Pong Ball Poppers

This Maker Monday project is quick and easy, and gives kids a new toy to play with.

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UN’s Transforming Education Summit explored global need for the learning innovation we see in Pittsburgh

At the U.N., a plea as at home in western Pennsylvania as it is in the most distant of nations: “Let me learn.”

Remake Learning

Pittsburgh’s Remake Learning wins global WISE Award for advancing education worldwide

Remake Learning has been recognized as a WISE Award winner for advancing education worldwide.

The 5 C’s of Remake Learning: How a few key strategies have changed students’ lives in the Pittsburgh region

These guiding principles have helped Remake Learning elevate learning throughout the Pittsburgh region.

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Classroom teachers and afterschool educators are collaborating in new ways in Pittsburgh

“Being outside of the school district, you almost forget what it’s like to run an eight-hour day in a school building.”

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As school ends, Pittsburgh is celebrating national and global education awards

Educators and schools in our region have been receiving national and international recognition for their hard work and innovation.

Remake Learning Days runs through May 23 with more than 175 hands-on learning events

The Remake Learning Days festival begins in Southwestern PA on May 12. Get all the details here.

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Remake Learning Days invites Youth Ambassadors to tell the story of the festival

16 local high schoolers will chronicle the Remake Learning Days festival in the Pittsburgh region this year.


Assemble’s Afro-futurism curriculum is looking to a remarkable past to chart a better, more equitable future

Assemble’s Afro-futurism curriculum is enlightening a growing community of students at K-12 schools and out-of-school-time programs around the Pittsburgh region


A mentoring program designed to uplift HBCUs flourishes in Pittsburgh

HBCUs are a great option for many students. This program helps them discover this historic resource.

Consortium for Public Education

This HBCU alumna is paying it forward as a mentor through the Consortium for Public Education

“My passion for the work just really increased,” she said. “It was an experience that changed my entire life trajectory.”

An increasing number of communities around the world are exploring the creation of their own learning ecosystems. Photo courtesy of Remake Learning.

Around the world, learning ecosystems are changing lives — especially in Pittsburgh

From Pittsburgh to Doncaster, learning ecosystems are building relationships, changing lives and reshaping the future of education.

Photo courtesy of Remake Learning.

Everything we need to build a brighter Tomorrow

After 18 months, Remake Learning’s Tomorrow campaign has developed a framework for learning in our fast-changing world that’s focused on justice, methods, and relationships.

Blueprint for Learning

If kids designed their own school, what might it look like? Blueprint for Learning grants are showing us.

Check out the cool spaces emerging from the Blueprint for Learning grants.

Photo courtesy of Remake Learning.

This Pittsburgh-area school is bringing mental health support to all of its students and teachers

Clairton City School District is leveraging a Moonshot Grant to change lives.

Photo courtesy of Remake Learning.

Personalized learning looks different in every district - -  just like the students it supports

How working groups, Moonshot Grants and dedicated educators are changing the face of personalized learning.

Afterschool programs can help your child succeed — and schools are beginning to notice

Afterschool programs are a place where kids are kept safe, “but also kids are learning there, whether it’s formal instruction or informal instruction.”

3 bold moves by local school districts are putting students at the center

From later start times to deep community involvement, here’s how local schools are innovating this year.