Orthopedics + Sports Medicine

Creativity and Curiosity: Universal Keys to Engaged Learning

Partnership with Agastya Foundation explores how EXPLO curriculum can support economically disadvantaged students in rural India

by Communications Staff

Demystifying College Admission

We live in an era where students are consumed by checklists: taking the SATs, navigating GPAs, and designing a schedule to fit all of their extracurriculars in any given Wednesday.

By Communications Staff

How to Help Your Kids Make Friends

How can parents ensure their kids make friends that will help them flourish and grow? Choose the right environment.

by Melissa Patricio

Explo: We've Got a Surprise for You!

In 5+ weeks, we'll be on campus (woohoo!). But in 3 weeks, we'll tell you all about the awesomeness that's in this photo. Can you guess what it is?

Explo: Introducing the Iggy Project Microsite

This summer, Explo students will make friends from all corners of the globe. But how can they get to know a little about each other before Explo begins? Enter the Iggy Project microsite, the most eclectic, original, and silly photo collage of them all.

Explo Alum Teaches to "The Times"

In Tung Trinh's 6th-grade geography class, there is no textbook. What there is, instead, is The New York Times — and a class full of students excited to investigate, research, and explore.

Explo: Our Thoughts Are With Boston + The World

In the aftermath of horrible events, tending to children's emotional safety is incredibly important.

Explo Curriculum Director Attends Creativity Conference

Barb Trainor, Explo’s Director of Curriculum and Instruction, attended a conference in San Francisco on creativity and the brain called, "Educating for Creative Minds: Using Brain Science to Ignite Innovation and Imagination."

Explo Faculty Alum Reflects on Newtown Tragedy

Educator and Explo faculty alumnus Andrew Frishman recently wrote a stirring piece for the Huffington Post about the importance of authentically connecting to students.

Explo Spirit Day: Big Orange Success

On a bitterly cold day in New England, Explo Headquarters joined forces with devoted alumni around the globe to celebrate Explo Spirit Day 2013. Held annually on the third Wednesday in January, Explo Spirit Day provides Explo alumni--students, faculty, staff--a chance to demonstrate pride by...

Creative Thinking, Problem Solving + Critical Exploration: A Workshop

"Real learning, attentive, real learning, deep learning, is playful and frustrating and joyful and discouraging and exciting and sociable and private all the time, which is what makes it great." — Eleanor Duckworth, renowned Professor of Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education

Explo: Brainstorming the Future

At Explo HQ, we spend the year dreaming up, planning, and refining the most inventive, exciting, and revolutionary lessons, courses, and ideas we can. But there is one special day — Explo Spirit Day — where we crystallize all of that energy and brainpower and gather together for a magical, fun, and...

Talking About Newtown: A Resource Guide

By Moira Kelly, Executive Director of Explo