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Program for Innovative Educators: for K-12 Teachers and Leaders
Tue, Jun 20, 2017, 5:30 PM – Thu, Jun 22, 2017, 2:30 PM EDT
The University of Delaware Horn Program in Entrepreneurship, under the Paul & Linda McConnell Youth Entrepreneurship Initiative, and in partnership with the Division of Professional and Continuing Studies, invites educators to join our Program for Innovative Educators this June
Learn how to integrate concepts of entrepreneurship into your classroom and programs. Educators will gain a deep understanding of the evidence-based entrepreneurial process - from design thinking and ideation to the business model canvas - and practice methods to apply these ideas in the classroom.
The Program for Innovative Educators welcomes K-12 teachers from all academic areas, administrators, and community leaders.
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
5:30 Welcome reception, opening remarks & networking
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
9:00am Session I – Teaching in a classroom with MICE (Mindfulness, Innovative, Creativity & Entrepreneurship)!
1:00pm Session II – Overcoming implementation challenges by DESIGN
4:00pm- Introduction to the Classroom Innovation Challenge
4:30pm – Team activities and 1-on-1 mentoring sessions (Venture Development Center will remain open until 9:00pm)
Thursday, June 22
9:00 Session III- Life’s a Pitch
11:00 – Team presentations
12:30 Lunch (highlighting several existing opportunities to bring MICE into the classroom)
2:00 Wrap up & awards
Dan Freeman Ph.D.-Founding Director, Horn Program in Entrepreneurship
Tony Middlebrooks Ph.D.-Director of Graduate Students, Horn Program in Entrepreneurship
Fee includes educational seminar and workshop, 12 continuing license hours, materials and meals