826 National

Innovation One Day...Education Will Be Fun And Engaging

Gerald Richards of 826 National dreams of a day when our education system will encourage creativity and curiosity in children.

Retail How Do We Make Science More Interesting For Kids? [Video]

Gerald Richards says creating a fun environment, ripe with hands-on interaction, is crucial for getting reluctant kids to learn.

Work Putting Creativity At The Forefront Of Education [PSFK CONFERENCE SF]

PSFK talks to 826 National boss about its unique educational model rooted in strong writing skills with a culture of imagination.

Design Transforming Education Through Relevancy And Experience [Video]

At 2011's PSFK CONFERENCE SAN FRANCISCO, the CEO of 826 National discussed putting the creativity back into education and learning through engaging educational programs.

Advertising Marketer, Designer, Educator, Change-Maker: What's In Store For You AT PSFK SF

If you work in advertising or marketing, or you are a designer, an educator, or a true digital native; or just a global change-maker, there's something at this event for you.

Technology What PSFK Offers Educators On Nov. 1st [PSFK CONFERENCE SF]

The line-up at PSFK CONFERENCE SAN FRANCISCO includes experts leading the way in determining how people learn and gain skills.

Home How A Tutoring Center Turned Retail Is Transforming Education [Need To Know]

826 National is a unique education chain based on a model of innovation and imagination, and encourages students to 'be as weird as they want to be.'

Advertising PSFK Launches Print Magazine [Need To Know]

Our first issue of Need To Know Magazine explores the subject of innovation.

Design 826 National Collaborates With Graphic Designers To End Youth Illiteracy

Sappi Fine Paper creates a journal inspired by the educational storefronts as part of their series, The Standard.

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel The Future Of Learning: Open Source Education

The key to providing access to and engaging people in fun and fulfilling education is to create shared communities that reward participation.

Home Gerald Richards: Transforming Education Through Relevancy & Experience [Video]

The CEO of 826 National describes how creating a quirky and unique retail experience that stimulates curiosity and inspires creativity, allows him to raise funds for a tutoring program to help under-educated kids in the US.

Retail PSFK CONFERNCE SAN FRANCISCO Videos Debut

We bring you videos of all the talks from PSFK CONFERENCE SAN FRANCISCO to share the inspiring ideas that were discussed.

Innovation How Are The PSFK CONFERENCE SAN FRANCISCO Speakers Connected? [Infographic]

Conference sponsor Waggener Edstrom shares their mind map showing the creative connections based on inspiration and influence between the various PSFK Conference San Francisco speakers.

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Live From PSFK CONFERENCE SAN FRANCISCO: Gerald Richards Of 826 National

The CEO of 826 National describes how merging a retail and education space has made learning more amenable to students.