Profile Richard Lapidus State: New York Are you currently teaching? : Yes What grade do you teach?: High School/Secondary How many years have you been teaching?: 16 United States "stickies!" I teach Constructing America, Riverdale's interdisciplinary American Studies course for juniors, and work as the Dean of Faculty. Last activity: on 20/10/2015 Joined: on 15/07/2015 rslapidus Design quotient Research 25pt Idea 23pt Evaluation 15pt Collaboration 3pt Total 66pt Recent contributions (2) Contribution list Phenomenon Based Learning The world doesn't break down into academic silos - use the news to help students understand why their thinking shouldn't either. 4 5 Richard Lapidus Updated on 17:07, Oct 10, 2015 Live lousily. A school culture of innovation and insight might best come from a culture that is comfortable doing things that we're, simply, lousy at. 5 5 Richard Lapidus Updated on 08:31, Jul 15, 2015 Recent comments (1) View all link Richard commented on Phenomenon Based Learning 19:15, Oct 10, 2015 Hi James,I know there are a lots of practical problems with my idea, and we are wedded to the disciplinary way of investigating learning at most schools, so I'm kinda going big here...anyway, thanks for reading. Best.