Webinar: Teaching Educators How to Be Entrepreneurs in Schools

As we’re preparing for our upcoming edtech event (“Open and Social Education” – register here!), we here at Technapex have been thinking a lot about all the different roles people play in education. There are the teachers and students of course, but there are also the administrators, the education foundations and organizations, the researchers, the companies and startups, the investors, the writers, and many more who all play important roles in shaping the future of education. The question is, can you have more than one role?

We certainly think so, and so does Education Week, who is hosting an upcoming webinar called “Teaching Educators How to Be Entrepreneurs in Schools.” The following is Education Week’s description of their webinar, which they post on the event’s registration page:

Today, an educator doesn’t have to quit his or her job or start a business to be an entrepreneur. With new technologies and teaching approaches becoming more accepted in the classroom, educators have more opportunities than ever to assume leadership roles and affect grassroots change within their schools, districts, and states. Proactive educators can create their own online professional learning networks, meet with policymakers, or even create their own teaching app if equipped with the right kinds of skills. To do so, however, they must overcome the regulations and resistance to change common to many environments. Our guests will discuss the tangible skills educators can develop to become more entrepreneurial and effective in their efforts to improve education from the bottom up.

The webinar will take place on Thursday, December 20 from 2-3 p.m. ET. Matt Candler, founder and CEO of 4.0 Schools and Megan M. Allen, fifth grade teacher from Tampa, Fla., will be presenting. Education Week staff writer Jason Tomassini will moderate the

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Any educators interested in attending the webinar can register here.

Teachers, how are you an entrepreneur in your own school? Share your thoughts in the comments below, or tweet at us: @Technapex or @ce_doyle.

Caity Doyle

Caity is a former English teacher and the editor of Technapex. Caity is extremely passionate about education and is TriplePoint PR's resident edtech expert. When not researching education policy and edtech, she enjoys running along the Bay Trail while blaring the Boss through her headphones, watching the Giants beat the Dodgers, and meeting fellow Italians in North Beach.

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About Caity Doyle

Caity is a former English teacher and the editor of Technapex. Caity is extremely passionate about education and is TriplePoint PR's resident edtech expert. When not researching education policy and edtech, she enjoys running along the Bay Trail while blaring the Boss through her headphones, watching the Giants beat the Dodgers, and meeting fellow Italians in North Beach.