Author: Kerry Akashian

How We Do MPU: Action in the Midst of a Crisis

I’ve said it before and I will say it again—I love strategy, templates, checklists, data-driven program design, and taking ample time to conduct contextual research on the characteristics of the people who Massachusetts Parents United will be designing the program/event/activity for. But sometimes events are unforeseen. There’s no time for strategy. There’s no time for lengthy proposals. So, what do we…

New Gig for Dr. K

Hi EduMom Readers! My name is Kerry Akashian (pronounced like a special occasion). I live in Boston with my 6-year-old daughter, Fallon. You will be hearing a lot more from me as the year progresses. Let me start by saying thank you to Keri Rodrigues for inviting me to be on her team.  Here are 3 work-related things that you…