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What do you get when you provide second-graders with start-up money, some five-year-old customers, and full creative license? An entrepreneurial experience that can only be found at Poly’s Second-Grade Craft Store … For three weeks in late January, the second-graders immerse themselves in a multi-faceted, interdisciplinary...

Embedded in the very name of Polytechnic School is the word “techne,” etymologically derived from the Ancient Greek [tékʰnɛ] that is often translated as “craftsmanship,” “craft,” or “art.” Indeed, in addition to its academic excellence and its development of extraordinary intellectual acumen, the school has...