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INSPIRE14!

Why aren’t our children prepared for the tests of life?

Tuesday, September 9, 2014 – Oswego, NY
Community leaders, business representatives and educators met in Oswego recently to discuss ways to reduce bullying in schools and provide students with the tools to become successful citizens. The “Inspire 14″ program was hosted by the non-profit organization Wisdom Thinkers Network, and attempts to prepare children for the future through story telling.

Ralph Singh, chairman of the Wisdom Thinkers Network, says the program fosters collaboration between students and their communities.

“With so much emphasis on testing for academic achievement, it seems we’ve forgotten how to prepare our children for the tests of life” 
~ Ralph Singh, Chair, Wisdom Thinkers Network

Learn MoreNews & Media

Wisdom Thinkers Network, kicks off the “INSPIRE14!” event in Oswego

Local program uses story telling to help students become successful Sponsored by: Community leaders, business representatives and educators met in Oswego recently to discuss ways to reduce bullying in schools and provide students with the tools to become successful citizens. The “Inspire 14″ program was hosted by the non-profit organization Wisdom Thinkers Network, and attempts… Read More

ACT Foundation Redefines the American Dream Within a National Learning Economy

Wisdom Thinkers is proud to have the ACT Foundation as a major funding partner. Our efforts focus on helping define and build out the “life satisfaction” piece to support our working learners (14 yrs and up) in writing their new story using our extensive Character Education network. AUSTIN, TX (July 30, 2014) — ACT Foundation… Read More

INSPIRE14! Leaders say stories and soft skills are key to helping students and economy

The Palladium-Times | By Brian Zahn OSWEGO – In the face of a dismal economy, low employment prospects and what some see as an increased focus on testing in schools rather than teaching life skills, one man thinks storytelling is the Solution. Ralph Singh, the Chairman of Wisdom Thinkers Network, said he wants to prepare… Read More