“Let’s Cut a Hole in Your Ceiling!”

In Mr. Theriault’s AP English 4 class last week, we did an activity called “Bad Idea Farming” where we came up with a bunch of bad ideas to help address needs in this world. Often times, people reject proposals that seem a little outlandish or seem impossible to carry out, disregarding them as “bad ideas.” […]

Iago – Taking Ideas to the Next Level

In our AP English 4 class, we are currently reading Shakespeare’s play, Othello. If you’ve ever read Othello, you probably know Iago, the villain and antagonist of the story, is the most focused on character in the whole book. To me (and probably to many others too), Iago, with his scheming tactics and clever manipulation, […]

Innovation, What is it Exactly?

What is innovation exactly? My english teacher announced at the beginning of the school year, that we would be doing an innovation project, and starting the idea farming movement. At first, all the students were pretty flabbergasted. What? What… is idea farming? What… is an innovation project? What is innovation in the first place? It […]

“What if?” Project – Helping Realists Become Dreamers

Modern Family is one of my favorite TV shows of all time. I can always count on this show to bring me laughter and happiness on even the saddest or most tiring day. A lot of comedies usually have no plot and make no sense, (if you’ve ever watched Movie 43, you probably know what I […]