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First ProfessionalEDGE Workshop Held at Mason’s Arlington Campus


We held our first in a planned series of experiential professional development workshops at George Mason University’s Arlington Campus in March 2013. We welcomed 24 participants to our half-day workshop entitled, “Powerful Communications: Dialogue When It Counts!”

The primary objective of the workshop was to learn approaches to holding constructive … Read the rest

The EDGE Teaches Leadership Skills Using Experiential Methods at the PWCS Student Leadership Conference


The EDGE’s former Program Manager Mike Swiryn was invited to teach a session at the PWCS Student Leadership Conference.  And of course, he brought a bit of The EDGE to the students by encouraging them to get out of their chairs and have fun while learning about the Dimensions of … Read the rest

Top Team Building Trends in 2013


ProfessionalEDGE – We like this article from Executive Oasis International about how team building programs are finding their way back onto corporate organizational development and training agendas in 2013. According to the article, some of the key goals and benefits of team building include:

  • Communicating changes in strategic direction, rolling
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NEW! Funding Opportunities Page


We know that school and community program budgets are tight and getting tighter each year.  That’s why we recently added a page to our website that highlights some funding opportunities that we’ve become aware of.  We hope our Friends of The EDGE will be able to benefit from some of … Read the rest

New Video – Sudley Elementary Students Head to The EDGE To Learn Valuable Lessons In Our Outdoor Classroom


School Session – A huge thanks to Prince William County Schools-TV for their coverage of Sudley Elementary School’s day at The EDGE.  It was an honor to work with this terrific group of students.  http://www.edge.gmu.edu/media/videos-4/Read the rest

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