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Disrupting beliefs: A new approach to business-model innovation | McKinsey & Company

Disrupting beliefs: A new approach to business-model innovation | McKinsey & Company | Entrepreneurialism in Education | Scoop.it

In a disruptive age, established business models are under attack. Here’s how incumbent companies can reframe them. A McKinsey Quarterly article.

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If education is in the business of teaching, then could a new disruptive approach to an enterprise model of teaching innovation be applied? What is your disruptive model?

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Forecasting K-12 Edtech Adoption, 2015 Edition - EdSurge

Forecasting K-12 Edtech Adoption, 2015 Edition - EdSurge | Entrepreneurialism in Education | Scoop.it
EVENT HORIZON: The New Media Consortium is back with a new K-12 Horizon Report, which forecasts key trends, opportunities and challenges to the adoption of education technology tools across the world.
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What is your current edupreneur outlook and how does it compare to this broad NMC outlook? This is an important resource for those in K-12 EdTech.

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Video game may erase effects of aging on the brain - MyFox Austin

Video game may erase effects of aging on the brain - MyFox Austin | Entrepreneurialism in Education | Scoop.it
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Video game may erase effects of aging on the brain
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4 (HealthDay News) -- A specially designed video game may help sharpen mental skills that fade with age, a new study shows.
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In what ways will the pharmaceutical industry change these forms of video games in order to make a profit?

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Level Up! Otronicon Returns to Orlando Science Center

Level Up! Otronicon Returns to Orlando Science Center | Entrepreneurialism in Education | Scoop.it
The experience has the opportunity to inspire a child's interest in science and tech careers through the appeal of video games, interactive technology and virtual reality. There are classes in video game creation as well as exclusive ...
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Includification - Game Accessibility 3.0 - AbleGamers.com

Includification - Game Accessibility 3.0 - AbleGamers.com | Entrepreneurialism in Education | Scoop.it
Includification - Game Accessibility 3.0AbleGamers.com... with the principles and concepts that go along with that word.

 

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A new direction for game controllers - Eureka! Science News

A new direction for game controllers - Eureka! Science News | Entrepreneurialism in Education | Scoop.it
Eureka! Science NewsA new direction for game controllersEureka!
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Meet a guy who makes video games for a living - Scienceline

Meet a guy who makes video games for a living - Scienceline | Entrepreneurialism in Education | Scoop.it
Meet a guy who makes video games for a livingSciencelineNow, the gaming room alone is larger than any of the lab's former locations. And this space was hard-earned.
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Painting with Time: Climate Change iPad App Released - Sacramento Bee

Painting with Time: Climate Change iPad App Released - Sacramento Bee | Entrepreneurialism in Education | Scoop.it
Painting with Time: Climate Change iPad App ReleasedSacramento BeePainting with Time: Climate Change is an extension of the Exploring Time documentary series and web site, which was supported by a generous grant from the Informal Science Education...
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Design Thinking Is Taking Hold At IBM - InformationWeek

Design Thinking Is Taking Hold At IBM - InformationWeek | Entrepreneurialism in Education | Scoop.it

If Design Thinking succeeds at IBM, a company that for decades has typified how Big Business in the United States works, large numbers of companies will likely follow suit. Is your organization one of them?

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My Serious Game Design high school students and I have been using Design Thinking for several years and, I think, this process will succeed at IBM as a best practice. What other K-12 organizations are following our lead?

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Information Literacy by Design [Thinking] | Designer Librarian

Information Literacy by Design [Thinking] | Designer Librarian | Entrepreneurialism in Education | Scoop.it
Design thinking. It's that abstract concept that you've probably heard about in association with makerspaces. It's also a big buzzword in the world of education reform. I'm tempted to define it as 'that thing you do when you ...
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Design thinking is an excellent approach for improving educators professional development by exploring many forms of literacy, including information, visual, critical, media, tool, traditional and digital literacy.

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Start Up Math: A Pioneering Program Leveraging Youth Entrepreneurship to ... - Huffington Post (blog)

Start Up Math: A Pioneering Program Leveraging Youth Entrepreneurship to ... - Huffington Post (blog) | Entrepreneurialism in Education | Scoop.it
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GET-UP! Video game will fight obesity - Medical Xpress

GET-UP! Video game will fight obesity - Medical Xpress | Entrepreneurialism in Education | Scoop.it
GET-UP! Video game will fight obesityMedical XpressThe project is funded with a two-year, $500,000 grant from the National Science Foundation aimed at fighting childhood obesity.
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PR: Disney Jr. Announces Advisory Board Members to Guide Learning and ... - Toon Zone

PR: Disney Jr. Announces Advisory Board Members to Guide Learning and ... - Toon Zone | Entrepreneurialism in Education | Scoop.it
PR: Disney Jr. Announces Advisory Board Members to Guide Learning and ...Toon ZoneHis recent scholarly activities focus on the use of video game design to increase interest in STEM careers.
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WPI's Sonia Chernova wins NSF CAREER award for work aimed at creating ... - PhysOrg.com (press release)

WPI's Sonia Chernova wins NSF CAREER award for work aimed at creating ... - PhysOrg.com (press release) | Entrepreneurialism in Education | Scoop.it
PhysOrg.com (press release)WPI's Sonia Chernova wins NSF CAREER award for work aimed at creating ...PhysOrg.com (press release)Credit: Worcester Polytechnic Institute Sonia Chernova, assistant professor of computer science and robotics engineering...
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Earliest Fossil of Iridescent Dinosaur Feathers Reveals New Behavior Clues - Voice of America

Earliest Fossil of Iridescent Dinosaur Feathers Reveals New Behavior Clues - Voice of America | Entrepreneurialism in Education | Scoop.it
Earliest Fossil of Iridescent Dinosaur Feathers Reveals New Behavior CluesVoice of AmericaResearchers from the US National Science Foundation teamed up with experts from China's Beijing Museum of Natural History to study a newly-discovered dinosaur...
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