Monthly Archives: June 2014

Phoenix Comicon Follow Up

This year we had the wonderful opportunity to work with about 400 educators over the course of the weekend. This is about twice the attendance we had in our workshops last year if we remove the attendance of the Steampunk … Continue reading

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Harkins Summer Movie Fun: The Croods

The Croods are forced out of their cave after an earthquake destroys it. Father Grug doesn’t like new things and wants to stay where they are and find a new cave. But Eep wants to escape cave life and is … Continue reading

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Harkins Summer Movie Fun: Despicable Me 2

The third movie in this year’s Harkin’s Summer Movie Fun is Despicable Me 2. Former Evil Villain turned doting dad, Gru is recruited to find an evil villain who has stolen an arctic lab and a secret formula to mutate … Continue reading

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Phoenix Comicon: Educational Track Programming

For the past three years, Pop Goes the Classroom has been an integral part of program planning for the Education Track at Phoenix Comicon. Every year we meet amazing educators and academics who are passionate about pop culture integration. Its … Continue reading

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Harkins Summer Movie Fun: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2

This week’s Harkins Summer Movie fun movie is Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2. The great thing about the Cloudy series is that its based on books with their own great supports. Themes: Failing is Learning Each of Flint’s … Continue reading

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