Three students met the deadline, and after 16 weeks of mentorship with Austin StartUp School, became published authors! From idea to implementation, our middle-school students successfully navigated the process under our mentorship to bring their passions to publication. While the results will ultimately reach far beyond what is quantifiable, here are some tangible ones: Vivian[…]
By Suzanne Entrepreneurship, Language Arts May 04, 2017
A student’s book cover design rendered quickly when his idea was shared with peers aligned with a common vision. One concept, five contributors and twenty minutes later, the design was complete! We believe that when children are supported with the freedom to explore their ideas in an empowering space, they quickly and naturally realize the[…]
By Suzanne Curriculum, Education Technology, Field Trips, Language Arts, Worldschooling May 10, 2016
Austin StartUp School is careful to select high-quality curricula..with portability! It is our intention to develop and influence young minds to expand their awareness and make connections with the modern world in which they live. We are committed to freedom of exploration and providing the support to do so. Here, Vivian emerges from the Costa[…]
By Suzanne Curriculum, Education Technology, Language Arts Jan 30, 2016
The children Skype with a professional writer who holds a Master’s degree in English Language Arts and Creative Writing. Sharing dialogue and editing weekly writing prompts together via Google Docs, they learn valuable techniques to improve their own writing skills for life!