Educator Power Hours
Power Hours are monthly, virtual, FREE professional development for educators. Typically, they are held the third Thursday of every month at 4 PM EST. Our goal is to provide tools for the classroom that focus on entrepreneurship and life skill-building.
This January, we are hosting TWO Educator Power Hours.
Thursday, January 14, 4-5 PM EST
Focus on Pitch Challenge
Hear from a panel of educators who have implemented Young Entrepreneur Pitch Hear from educators Bradley Bullard (Shaker Heights High School), Alexandria Djukic (Mayfield Middle School), Allison Golem (Mayfield Middle School), and Michael Poggi (Open Doors Academy) who will share their experience teaching Young Entrepreneur Pitch Challenge. Learn more about great activities you can use with your class or program.
Thursday, January 21, 4-5 PM EST
Focus on Fail-ing Forward
Learn more about the entrepreneurial concept of learning from failure. Discover new ways to teach your students how to embrace failure. Our featured speaker is Dr. David Granoff, an entrepreneur and independent child psychologist. He will speak about the importance of experiencing failure during childhood. Caroline Benedum, founder of Wisdom Tree Kids will talk about managing and busting through fear. Hear from Cyndi Burnett, from Creativity and Education with Beyonder, and Adrian Tucker, an Instructional Assistant and Academic Interventionist in the Durham Public Schools. Both will share classroom activities.
Click here to access past Power Hour recordings and resources.