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Howard Gardner

Mind, Work, and Life

By C.M. Rubin 07/18/2014 01:45 pm | Add a Comment

To commemorate Professor Howard Gardner’s 70th birthday last year, Mindy Kornhaber and Ellen Winner put together a Festschrift in his honor. Read More…

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Photo Friday: Howard Gardner Lecture Series

By Jill Anderson 01/10/2014 12:46 pm | 2 Comments

Professor Howard Gardner discusses leaders who stand out for their accomplishments at part two of his three-part J-Term lecture series, Creators, Leaders, Saints, and Sinners. Read More…

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El Sistema: Music Lessons to Rebuild the World

By Christopher Lydon 01/08/2014 03:22 pm | Add a Comment

The transformative power of music education is examined by Professor Howard Gardner, as he is interviewed by Christopher Lydon on how the El Sistema music education model is uniquely helping rebuild the world, here in Boston and abroad. Read More…


App Generation Explored at Askwith Forum

By Jill Anderson 10/25/2013 10:05 am | 1 Comment

Is digital media – especially the use of apps among today’s youth – good or bad? The answer is not as black and white as you might think, according to Professor Howard Gardner and University of Washington Assistant Professor Katie Davis, Ed.M.’02, Ed.M.’09, Ed.D.’11. Read More…

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The App Generation

By 10/18/2013 12:03 pm | Add a Comment

On Monday, October 21, Professor Howard Gardner and University of Washington Assistant Professor Katie Davis discussed what it means to be “app-dependent” versus “app-enabled,”and how this generation’s life differs from the one before the digital era. Read More…

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Multiple Intelligences Are Not Learning Styles

By Howard Gardner 10/16/2013 12:02 pm | Add a Comment

Professor Howard Gardner writes about a misconception surrounding the definition of “multiple intelligences” in “The Washington Post.” Read More…


HGSE Announces Fall 2013 Askwith Forums

By 09/13/2013 10:32 am | Add a Comment

Highlights of this fall’s Askwith Forums include a discussion about online education with edX President Anant Agarwal, mindfulness in education with Jon Kabat Zinn, and a look at “The App Generation” with Professor Howard Gardner and Katie Davis. Read More…

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A Kathy Story

By Lory Hough 05/24/2013 03:18 pm | Add a Comment

As Dean Kathleen McCartney leaves to take over the presidency of Smith College this summer, a look at the many ways she has influenced the Ed School. (From “Ed.” magazine.) Read More…

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Askwith Forum: Pedagogy of the Oppressed

By 04/30/2013 11:25 am | 2 Comments

On Wednesday, May 1, the Askwith Forum commemorated the 45th anniversary of the publication of Paolo Freire’s “Pedagogy of the Oppressed” with a discussion about the book’s impact and relevance to education today. Read More…

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Harvard EdCast: Gardner’s Greatest Hits

By Matt Weber 04/29/2013 03:23 pm | Add a Comment

Professor Howard Gardner reflects on his academic “greatest hits” and shares insight on where he does his best thinking. Read More…

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