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Most Likely to Succeed Preparing Our Kids for the Innovation Era

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ISBN-10: 1501104314

ISBN-13: 9781501104312

Edition: 2015

Authors: Tony Wagner, Ted Dintersmith

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From two leading experts in education and entrepreneurship, an urgent call for the radical re-imagining of American education so that we better equip students for the realities of the twenty-first century economy.Today more than ever, we prize academic achievement, pressuring our children to get into the “right” colleges, have the highest GPAs, and pursue advanced degrees. But while students may graduate with credentials, by and large they lack the competencies needed to be thoughtful, engaged citizens and to get good jobs in our rapidly evolving economy. Our school system was engineered a century ago to produce a work force for a world that no longer exists. Alarmingly, our methods of…    
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Book details

List price: $37.00
Copyright year: 2015
Publisher: Scribner
Publication date: 8/18/2015
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 304
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

Ted Dintersmith is apartner emeritus with Charles River Ventures, a leading early-stage venturecapital firm based in Cambridge, MA, and Menlo Park, CA. Ted has twenty-fiveyears of venture experience, focusing on software, information services, directand web-based marketing, and publishing companies.nbsp; From 2002-2006, Ted served on the Board ofDirectors for the National Venture Capital Association, chairing its PublicPolicy Committee, and spearheading the organization's National CompetitivenessInitiative. He is a frequent speaker at conferences on innovation andentrepreneurship.nbsp;