The Earl Center for Learning and Innovation supports the academic and professional experience of the Wheelock community and serves as a resource for current and future educators, social workers, and child life professionals within Wheelock and across Boston. Together with the Library, we provide a rich, well-rounded set of resources for both research and practice.
Be sure and check out the Earl Center's Tumblr, featuring voices from students who work at and use the Earl Center. The most recent post by Cayla Lemire, Wheelock '17, describes her process in designing and creating (on the Earl Center's 3D printer!) an automatic door button that is more suited for service and guide dogs.
Chajchas are from South America and are considered to be percussion instruments. They are very interesting because they are actually made out of goat hooves, and make a rattle noise. The type of genre that uses this type of instrument is usually Folk that comes from South America. Come by the Earl Center to check out the Chajchas and other types of musical instruments from all over the world!
The Earl Center will be hosting an Hour of Code lunch and learn on Friday, 12/9, from 12:30 to 1:30. Bring your lunch and the Earl Center will supply drinks and chips. Hour of Code started as a non-profit organization and website headed by Hadi Partovi. Its purpose is to Continue Reading