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Tampa Bay Times Story on Evolution Institute’s New Early Learning Center

Advocates say help is on the way for troubled Potter ElementaryChildren who live near Potter Elementary School will have a new option in August. An early learning center is opening just steps away, serving kindergarten and first grade, with plans to expand later. […] Leaders of the early learning center, which will be a charter school, say their plans began in a local think tank called the Evolution Institute.

EI Advisory Board Member Barbara Oakley Featured in Wall Street Journal

How a Polymath Mastered Math—and So Can You
‘Mindshift’ author Barbara Oakley on the science and practice of learning—and finding love at the South Pole.