An Ed-Tech Entrepreneur's Mantra: No Margin, No Mission

Money can sometimes feel like a dirty word in the education space. And as an edtech entrepreneur, you want to do good, but you also need to make money. Here's some advice I was given on that.


Luck Matters When You're an Ed-Tech Entrepreneur

Don't underestimate how much luck matters. You're not going to get anywhere without hard work, but sometimes you have to be in the right place at the right time.


Three Reasons the Flipped Classroom is Here to Stay

According to new research, the number of teachers flipping lessons is growing significantly. It's not just for the most adventurous educators anymore.


Give Entrepreneurs (and Teachers) a Break!

You can't work all the time. Unless, you're an entrepreneur (or a teacher), of course, in which case, you are expected to work all the time. But is that sustainable?


This is the Technology Idea That Will Revolutionize Education

With every new technological advance comes the promise of a dramatic transformation in our educational ecosystem. Which one will incite a revolution?


Students Can Be Most Effective Teachers in the Art of Presentation

Students can be merciless in their assessment of teacher lessons and presentations. Use those experiences to hone the art of the pitch for startup investors and advisers.


What to Know When Registering Your Trademark

PROFESSORWORD® is now a federal trademark registered with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. If you're thinking of registering a federal trademark for your startup, here's what we learned through the process.


The Best Presentation Advice We've Ever Received

As a startup entrepreneur, you'll give a lot of presentations: presenting at business plan competitions, showcasing your product to prospective customers, pitching in front of investors. Here is some of the best advice we have heard about how to prepare for presentations.


The Myth and Reality of 'Disruptive Students'

Some of the same students who were chronically disruptive in one classroom, were attentive and engaged in another. The difference was the teacher and the teaching style employed.


Three PowerPoint Alternatives You Need in Your Classroom

There are an estimated 300 million PowerPoint users in the world delivering an estimated 30 million PowerPoint presentations each day. Here are some other options that might work better in the classroom.


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