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Our understanding of Principled Innovation continues to evolve as we learn through dissemination and practice. Dive into our musings and examples of Principled Innovation as we share our learning and experiences exploring moral, civic, intellectual and performance practices with leaders and educators around the world.

A really fit guy running up stairs at a stadium

May 18, 2020 | | Principled Innovation

We are all living in a new context, and adjusting to a life of remote work has been challenging. Changes in the tools that we use to communicate and collaborate have been tricky to navigate.

Two people discussing something

May 13, 2020 | | Principled Innovation

Amid the pouring rain, 67 area leaders gathered at the Tempe campus on Saturday, February 22nd to focus on Principled Innovation: Leadership for Today, Tomorrow, and the Future

A view of Phoenix from a mountain

April 17, 2020 | | Principled Innovation

Like so many others in the valley, I’ve taken to the trails for fresh air and exercise to beat the stress of our isolating social state.

Beware of science envy in designing the future of learning

April 3, 2020 | | Principled Innovation

Mike Crowley has a guest post on the silverliningforlearning.org site titled: If we need to be right before we move. (If you haven’t read it, I recommend it strongly.)

A house on the edge of a cliff

April 3, 2020 | | Principled Innovation

Is the COVID-19 crisis the tipping point for online learning?

a blue tinted watercolor of a New York street

March 20, 2020 | | Principled Innovation

The other day I received a text message from my oldest daughter who is creating her best life in New York City. She’s an emerging adult who is living independently in another state for the first time. She’s young, strong, and kind of my hero – doing things I never would have had the courage to do in my early 20’s.

Designing the future of learning

March 5, 2020 | and | Design, Principled Innovation

This is the second of two posts on the topic of bringing Principled Innovation practices to designing learning futures.

A blue tunnel with earth at the end

March 4, 2020 | and | Design, Principled Innovation

This is the first of two posts on the topic of bringing Principled Innovation practices to designing learning futures.

The cover of the PI book

February 24, 2020 | | Design, Principled Innovation

Our college has embraced the idea of Principled Innovation as being a core value that informs everything we do.

a seedling with the words

February 19, 2020 | | Principled Innovation

Over the past few years I have struggled with some of the consequences of disruptive innovation and have come to distrust the jargon of creative destruction and disruption that has become the mantra of our time.