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The Naturalist Intelligence

For the final installment in our Multiple Intelligences series, we’ll be looking at one of the types of intelligence that can be the hardest to recognize. In fact, Howard Gardner, who first put forth the theory of multiple intelligences in

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Posted in For Coaches and Teachers, For Parents, Multiple Intelligences, Resources

A Review of the SCAMPER Technique

SCAMPER is a valuable technique for students as they approach USAT challenges. Mind Sprints often are centered on brain-storming activities, or at least have a bonus round that requires quick thinking and fast answers. SCAMPER is a great way to

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Posted in For Coaches and Teachers, For Kids, For Parents, SCAMPER Technique

Round Robin #1 is Just Around the Corner. Don’t Forget your Fees!

Hey parents and coaches! Our first USAT Meet of the season is December 8. We’re excited to get the year off and running, but there are some housekeeping things to finish before the fun can begin. Our team fees have

Posted in For Coaches and Teachers, For Parents

Intra- and Interpersonal Intelligences

This is one of the final posts in our series about Multiple Intelligences. Read about the other types: Body/Kinesthetic, Musical, Mathematical, Visual/Spatial, Verbal The prefixes inter and intra look pretty similar, but they have very different meanings. Inter means “between”

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Posted in For Coaches and Teachers, For Parents, Multiple Intelligences

Round Robin #2 Reflection

Two Meets down, my how the time flies! We’re already hard at work on RR3, so if you’ve got any comments or questions this is great time to share. Did you see a P.A.R.T.Y. skit that blew you away? Team

Posted in For Coaches and Teachers, For Hosts and Facilitators, For Kids, For Parents

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