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Shout Out: Michelle Sherwin-Petrucci, MHS Incubator teacher

09.18.17

Chicago Tribune Shout Out: Michelle Sherwin-Petrucci, MHS Incubator teacher

Mundelein High School teacher Michelle Sherwin-Petrucci just earned a certification from Uncharted Learning NFP for teaching the district’s INCubatoredu class.

Q: What does the incubator program involve?

A: Giving the students a truly authentic entrepreneurial experience. It’s a yearlong class and the students are supposed to fully create a product or service based on something they’re really passionate about…

The 2017 INCubatoredu National Summit on High School Entrepreneurship – Featuring Student Entrepreneurship Competition and Showcasing Next-Generation Innovators

07.05.17

BUSINESS WIRE The 2017 INCubatoredu National Summit on High School Entrepreneurship – Featuring Student Entrepreneurship Competition and Showcasing Next-Generation Innovators

The innovative high school entrepreneurship program that is reinventing business curriculum – INCubatoredu – will host its annual national summit in Chicago in July for educators and collaborators from its 90-plus member schools across 15 states. The summit runs July 18-20 at Loyola University in Chicago and gathers educators, entrepreneurs, and experts to explore best practices for teaching entrepreneurship to high school students.

Prairie Ridge High School entrepreneurs prepare their pitches for business incubator course

05.10.17

Northwest Herald Prairie Ridge High School entrepreneurs prepare their pitches for business incubator course

The school’s first INCubatoredu course, aimed at teaching students entrepreneurship by having them team up to fully develop their own product or service, is wrapping up for the school year. Five of the 10 student groups will be chosen to pitch their business proposal to the public, and perhaps potential investors.

These Nine Organizations Are Turning Kids Into Entrepreneurs

02.27.17

Inc. Magazine These Nine Organizations Are Turning Kids Into Entrepreneurs

Across the U.S., a growing movement is teaching kids to become entrepreneurs–or at least how to think like entrepreneurs. In fact, organizations like INCubatoredu, are actually shaping students’ core school lessons around entrepreneurship.

Creating High School Entrepreneurs: INCubatoredu Teachers are Energized by Project Based Learning

02.24.17

YAHOO! Creating High School Entrepreneurs: INCubatoredu Teachers are Energized by Project Based Learning

How the teaching of entrepreneurship in high schools is a perfect match for project based learning methods – that’s the focus of a panel featuring INCubatoredu schools at SXSWedu, the renowned national conference on innovation in education held March 6-9, 2017 in Austin, Texas.