Eduprenuers

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“Science with Tom” Goes Full STEAM Ahead on NGSS with Rap Videos
September 9, 2015 | By: Kate Dougherty  
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Category: Eduprenuers, STEM News & Views, Tools for Teachers

What do you get when you cross science with hip hop and video? Biology teacher Tom McFadden is on a mission to mix things up with his new YouTube show!

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Laurie Kreindler
IAT Co-Founder Laurie Kreindler: From Filmmaker to Education Innovator
October 14, 2014 | By: IAT Staff  
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Category: Behind-the-Scenes, Eduprenuers, STEM News & Views

In her recent interview with Katie Krimistos (host of “Biz Women Rock”), Laurie Kreindler offers a compelling and nuanced look at the evolution of her lifelong entrepreneurial path from telling stories through film, to telling stories through problem-based, STEM curricula.

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Sherry Fraser Doles Out Mental Ice Cream with Problem-Based Math (#IMPmath)
October 8, 2014 | By: IAT Staff  
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Category: Eduprenuers, IMP Alumni, Math, Tools for Teachers

For over 20 years, Fraser has been working with top-level educators and students to churn out delectable curriculum that entices even the most math-intolerant. Here are the results…

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Dirty Hands
Dirty Hands Mean Smarter Students: How One Computer Nerd-Girl Changed the Education World

Project-Based Inquiry Science (PBIScience) has branched a whole new style of hands-on science which includes the Maker Movement. Here’s how…

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Arthur Eisenkraft
IT’S ABOUT TIME® Forms New Board of Advisors with STEM Education Pioneer Arthur Eisenkraft as Founding Member
July 31, 2014 | By: Editorial Team  
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Category: Eduprenuers, STEM News & Views

Press Release: Leading STEM educational publisher announces the formation of a new Board of Advisors, with notable STEM education advocate Arthur Eisenkraft, PhD, as its first board member.

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To the Moon Alice: A Science Teacher Catapults to the Stratosphere for Her Students
July 30, 2014 | By: Tim Houghten  
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Category: Eduprenuers, STEM News & Views, Tools for Teachers

Missy Holzer shares her secrets for teachers to develop their own “bag of tricks,” finding a support system for creating memorable experiences, stellar exploration, research and collaboration with fellow-teachers and the future of STEM… join us as she takes us to the stars and beyond!

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IT’S ABOUT TIME®’s Top 10 Game-Changing Edupreneurs to Watch in 2014
March 28, 2014 | By: Editorial Team  
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Category: EdTech, Eduprenuers

They are students and teachers. Entrepreneurs and evangelists. Reformers and bloggers. STEM-loving power brokers and Ph.D-having science geeks. Whether or not you agree or disagree with our list-makers: They’re a force to be reckoned with.

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Congrats Duolingo! The Crunchie Awards Honor Edupreneurs
February 13, 2014 | By: Editorial Team  
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Category: EdTech, Eduprenuers

Tuesday, at The 7th Annual Crunchie Awards (the tech industry’s version of the Oscars hosted by Techcrunch), edupreneurs were represented in full force in the “Best Education Startup” category. The winner of this year’s Best Education Startup is Duolingo.

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