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Schools - April 24, 2013

Innovative thinking to take center stage at Hillview Middle School

by Renee Batti

Hillview Middle School Principal Erik Burmeister is a true believer in "design thinking" — a process that emphasizes innovation, experimentation and collaboration to learn and to create. He believes so firmly in it that he used the process to redesign Hillview's educational program in a way that he says will help students develop "high-order thinking skills" and an openness to learning.

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