Mentoring for Social Entrepreneurs

New for 2020. I’m giving away a limited number of mentoring sessions for social entrepreneurs. Every social entrepreneur needs mentoring from time to time, right? Yes, I mentor social entrepreneurs, but I also seek out mentors for my personal, business and leadership growth. That’s why I’m giving away a limited number of one-one-one mentoring sessions throughout 2020. Click here if you want to register. Mentoring is one of the fastest ways I know to get results. It accelerates your personal and business growth so that you can get results faster. Mentoring synthesizes the lessons learned by others, condensing knowledge into useful insights. When done right, mentoring provides a structure that you can follow. And, mentoring gives…

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125, Ellen Moir, New Teacher Center (NTC) | Improve Student Learning by Accelerating Teacher Effectiveness

When we focus on teachers, students succeed. When students succeed, society succeeds. Though it is decidedly unfair, your zip code can have a tremendous impact on your chances of success. The path for success or failure begins with education. Not every student has the same opportunity to succeed. Poorer students and students of color have for many years performed behind other students. For example in Minnesota where I live, 70% of white students achieve proficiency in math and reading on the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments. However, only about a third of black, Hispanic and Native American students were proficient. There is a problematic paradox in education. Low-income and minority students need…

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