Welcome to Passion Projects

Research is formalized curiosity.  It is poking and prodding with a purpose.  

~Zora Neale Hurston

Passion Project/Genius Hour is a research project where students pursue topics of their own choosing. By following your own passion, you have more opportunities to engage and find joy in your idea.  You can become more productive, just as employees at Google did when participating in 20% time. The video below explains the roots of this exciting project!

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Introduction to Genius Hour and Google 20% Time 

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As we begin to explore Passion Projects/Genius Hour, consider the following:

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