Vision Building Workshops Announced
Posted on Jan 15, 2014 at 10:25 AM
Two workshops are scheduled in February for schools and communities interested in implementing the EAST program.
Innovation Hub Makes Official STEAM Room Partnership with EAST
Posted on Jan 13, 2014 at 11:21 AM
The Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub today announced a partnership with the EAST Initiative to establish a classroom and laboratory – “The STEAM Room” – in the heart of the Argenta Innovation Center currently being developed in downtown North Little Rock.
First High School Startup Weekend Coming March 2014
Posted on Dec 19, 2013 at 1:43 PM
Noble Impact is partnering with Startup Weekend to launch the first High School Startup Weekend in Little Rock March 14 - 16, 2014. In partnership with the Kauffman Foundation and Google, this 54-hour educational event has been held in more than 500 cities in over 100 countries.
EAST Blog: Students for Healthy Communities
Posted on Dec 10, 2013 at 7:14 AM
The EAST Initiative is pleased to feature Dr. Joe Thompson, Arkansas Surgeon General and Director of the Arkansas Center for Health Improvement (ACHI), as a guest blogger this month. EAST is partnering with ACHI for the 2013 – 2014 EAST National Service Project.
EAST Celebrates 17 Years
Posted on Dec 5, 2013 at 2:02 PM
Today the EAST Initiative celebrates 17 years of innovative education.
EAST Releases Annual Report
Posted on Nov 21, 2013 at 7:18 AM
From our growth in EAST to our continued development of EAST Core, from Conference to Seminar, read the EAST Initiative 2012 - 2013 Annual Report about the positive difference happening among students and communities.
EAST Blog: Attitudes of Gratitude
Posted on Nov 12, 2013 at 3:20 PM
EAST Initiative President and CEO Matt Dozier is encouraged by the profound influence of two small words that reminds us of the positive influence EAST has in shaping the futures of our creative and dedicated students.