New CMK Features

We take the unique design and experience of Constructing Modern Knowledge seriously. We also try our best to be responsive to the needs of the diverse learners who participate in our institute. Based on feedback and success at last year’s institute, we have decided to add two new features to the CMK 2017 experience. Optional […]

Amazing New CMK 2015 Faculty Members

We are thrilled to announce that two old friends will join the Constructing Modern Knowledge 2015 faculty. Dr. Brian Harvey and Dr. Eric Rosenbaum will be with us July 7-10th to help participants realize their personal and collaborative projects. About Brian Harvey Brian Harvey, Ph.D. is a Teaching Professor Emeritus in Computer Science at the […]

Musical Legends Share Their Genius at CMK 2015

Over the past seven years, Constructing Modern Knowledge has become known as the place where educators embrace new possibilities and achieve beyond their wildest expectations. CMK is also where educators get to meet their educational heroes (Deborah Meier, Jonathan Kozol, Alfie Kohn, Lella Gandini, Lilian Katz, Bob Tinker, Edith Ackermann) spend time with living legends […]

2016 Institute Schedule

The CMK ScheduleConstructing Modern Knowledge 2016 begins at 9 AM on July 12th at the Manchester, NH Radisson Hotel. Registration begins at 8:30 AM. Please don’t come early. We will be working until the last minute to make the magic happen.CMK 2016 ends at 4:00 PM on Friday, July 15th. The institute ends with project […]

Reflections of a 4-time Constructing Modern Knowledge Participant

Constructing Modern Knowledge 2015 is still open for registration. Don’t miss out. Register today! See project videos from CMK 2014 and read participant blogs here. Tweet This Post

I’ll Be Back!

“Yes, I will be back next year! …After I came last year, I was able to carry that energy for a long time and brought it into my school.” Constructing Modern Knowledge 2015 is still open for registration. Don’t miss out. Register today! See project videos from CMK 2014 and read participant blogs here. Tweet This Post

My brain feels like I ran a marathon

“My brain feels like I ran a marathon… I relearned something I’ve been learning my whole life – really good deep learning is good for the soul.” Constructing Modern Knowledge 2015 is still open for registration. Don’t miss out. Register today! See project videos from CMK 2014 and read participant blogs here. Tweet This Post

All the possibilities

“I feel really energized by just spending four days in an atmosphere where you just get to create… The other thing I’ve gotten from this experience is all the possibilities.” Constructing Modern Knowledge 2015 is still open for registration. Don’t miss out. Register today! See project videos from CMK 2014 and read participant blogs here. Tweet This Post

Technology and History

“The question I want students to think about is the affect of technology in history…. I couldn’t have done that without CMK giving me the tools and the time to figure it out for myself.” Constructing Modern Knowledge 2015 is still open for registration. Don’t miss out. Register today! See project videos from CMK 2014 and read participant […]