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How To Become An Education Entrepreneur: The Top 5 Voices You Need To Follow

An edupreneur is an entrepreneur who works within in the education sector.<p>Edupreneurs are usually mission-driven and live for bringing to light positive impact. They can be found building new education organizations and businesses, developing the latest edtech tools, running new schools, and giving …

Education Technology

15 Scientifically Proven Ways to Work Smarter, Not Just More

Nobody cares how busy your are or how work you late, they just care what you get done.<p>13 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you're working a traditional 9-to-5 gig or running your own business, we all struggle with productivity. For many this is a daily …

Productivity

Vermont Medical School Says Goodbye To Lectures

For students starting medical school, the first year can involve a lot of time in a lecture hall. There are hundreds of terms to master and pages upon pages of notes to take.<p>But when the new class of medical students begins at the University of Vermont's Larner College of Medicine next week, a lot …

Pedagogy

1 Surprising Strategy to Make the Morning the Most Productive Part of Your Day

Consistency is critical to making every day more productive.<p>It's nearly impossible to recover from a bad morning, or so they say. And for me, things don't even have to go all that wrong to throw my finely tuned "get-ready machine" all out of whack. For most of us--and especially for those with the …

Time Management

Improve Your Time Management With These 3 Questions

Making better use of your time better starts with getting a good sense of what’s working now, and what isn’t.<p>If you want to spend your time better, you need to know how you’re spending it now. I’m a big fan of time logs; I use a spreadsheet, and there are plenty of time-tracking apps that can help …

Time Management

5 Free (or Low-Cost) Tools for Flipped Learning

Flipped Classroom<p>From screencasting to interactive presentations, here are some resources to get a flipped class off the ground.<p>Flipping the …

Education Technology

39 Reasons Why Chinese Have A Total Different College Life Than Americans

Before college, your dream was to attend a good college; after, job, wife and house become immediate targets. What about the years in between?

Google Expands Its Educational Platform “Classroom” With A New API, Share Button For Websites

Google target="_blank" href="http://google.com/edu/classroom">Classroom, the company’s educational initiative that launched last year to allow teachers and students to communicate and collaborate with each other using Google tools and services, has today received a number of new features, the most …

Plugged In: My Month-Long Mission To Beat The Effects Of Technology With More Technology

Breath-tracking, meditation-quantifying, intention-setting, efficiency-tracking… there’s an app for all of it.<p>“My life was full of serendipitous events, real-life meetings, Frisbee, bike rides, and Greek literature,” <i>Verge</i> writer Paul Miller explained after his year away from the Internet. After …

Meditation

7 Insanely Productive Habits of Successful Young Entrepreneurs

Guest Writer<p>Co-Founder of Empact<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurship isn't for the faint at heart. Founders must forge their own path, gather resources and take on huge financial risks – all in the hopes of avoiding the fate that 80 to 90 percent of startups …

Entrepreneurship

When Most Entrepreneurs Are in Their Prime (Infographic)

Timing, of course, is everything. You want your appetite for risk and your self-confidence to align. And that usually happens later than you might think.<p>These days, if you're past your twenties, it's easy to get fooled into thinking that you're past your entrepreneurial prime--at least if you're in …

Entrepreneurship

InformED

<b>Your students are asking questions, not just giving answers. C</b>ritical thinking does not mean thinking harder before giving an answer. It means being …

Teacher Resources - InformED

At InformED we understand that brilliant educators need brilliant resources. That’s why we’ve hooked up with the best brains on the net to bring you …