CEF participates in Giving Tuesday 2014

Giving Tuesday started as a counter-narrative to Black Friday and Cyber Monday because it reminds us that the spirit of the holiday season is about community and not consumerism. The most meaningful gift we can give our children, loved ones, friends, and neighbors is the commitment to work together to help build a better world. Join the Creative Education Foundation in this global movement on... Read more »

CEF Welcomes New Executive Director – Beth Miller

Dear CEF Community, Partners, and Friends: On behalf of CEF’s Board of Trustees, it is my honor and delight to share that Mary Elizabeth (Beth) Miller will assume the role as Foundation Executive Director on October 1, 2014. With over 10 years of senior-level, nonprofit management and collegiate teaching experience, Beth brings the right combination of fundraising and relationship-building expertise CEF needs. She has a... Read more »

Innovators to Educators Event: 12 Lessons Learned

On November 2, 2013, the Creative Education Foundation brought together 13 innovators (architects, artists, engineers, scientists, entrepreneurs and a media savvy baker) and asked what they would urge educators and parents to do to best develop the next generation of innovators and creative thinkers? Twelve insights emerged from our Innovators to Educators event: Read the article at The Creativity Post: How To Inspire the Next... Read more »

CPSI 2013 – Unleash the Possible

CPSI 2013 has come to an end, last month over 450 people gathered in Buffalo to learn from and with each other as they all explored ways to unleash the possible. We’ll start sharing photos and videos in the next weeks. In the meantime, take a look at a video about the CEF Learning initiative, which was produced at CPSI for United Way Worldwide’s “Day... Read more »

CPSI 2013 Website and Registration Live

Learning & connecting opportunities for business and change leaders, educators, practitioners, innovators and learners. It’s all happening at the Creative Problem Solving Institute: June 20 – 23, 2013. A conference like no other, CPSI returns to Buffalo this year, the birthplace of brainstorming. Come for a rewarding experience to learn new techniques in creativity and innovation. The conference will take place on the University at... Read more »