The announcement comes one week before more than 10,000 educators and edupreneurs from across the nation gather at the 2014 National Science Teacher Association Conference to discuss the future of teaching and education in this country. (Visit http://iatfutureofeducation.splashthat.com for more details on IT'S ABOUT TIME®'s series of events at NSTA.)
At a challenging time for the U.S. education system, where efforts to improve STEM programs have gained urgency in a competitive world economy, a growing wave of change agents has emerged to disrupt the classroom -- and transform it from the inside out.
Says Laurie Kreindler, IT’S ABOUT TIME® Co-Founder and Co-President:
List-makers include: "Big Bang Theory" actress and real-life scientist/teacher Mayim Bialik; STEM educator and reformer Arthur Eisenkraft; innovative edtech "student-preneur"
See the full "Top 10" lineup of edupreneur superstars at the Education Insider™ blog here: http://www.iat.com/
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