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Educators From Across The Globe Prepare To Teach The Next Generation Of Entrepreneurs At The Price-Babson Symposium For Entrepreneurship Educators

54 participants from 12 countries around the world have come to Babson this week to participate in the 31st offering of the Price-Babson Symposium for Entrepreneurship Educators

54 participants from 12 countries around the world have come to Babson this week to participate in the 31st offering of the Price-Babson Symposium for Entrepreneurship Educators (Price-Babson SEE). This flagship program provides an intensive 4-day experience on the process and practice of teaching and learning entrepreneurship.

 

During the four-day Price-Babson SEE, participants:

• Explore the entrepreneurship method, the “art and craft” of teaching and learning entrepreneurship

• Are introduced to the powerful method of Entrepreneurial Thought and Action®

• Experience cutting-edge teaching methods for developing the next generation of entrepreneurs

 

“At the heart of the Price-Babson SEE program is a belief that entrepreneurship is the most powerful force on the planet for creating economic and social value,” said Heidi M. Neck, the Jeffry A. Timmons Professor of Entrepreneurial Studies at Babson College. “We believe that teaching effectiveness can be learned and must forever improve. Our goal is to build an international cadre of educators who understand the importance of combining entrepreneurship theory and practice in teaching.”

For the current offering of the program, participants came from 12 countries including Ireland, Japan, New Zealand, Italy, Denmark, Portugal, South Korea, Mexico, Spain, United States, Morocco, and the United Kingdom.

Cross-disciplinary educators and entrepreneurs from around the world are invited to attend Price-Babson SEE. The program is designed for academics or entrepreneurs who teach or have a desire to teach entrepreneurship. Participants are encouraged to register as a team of one academic and one entrepreneur or a team of two academics because the intersection of theory and practice enhances the education experience.

For more information about the Price-Babson Symposium for Entrepreneurship Educators or other programs for educators, please visit www.babson.edu/pricebabson 

or contact us at 781-239-4354 or exec@babson.edu.

 

About Babson College

Babson College is the educator, convener, and thought leader for Entrepreneurship of All Kinds™. The College is a dynamic living and learning laboratory, where students, faculty, and staff work together to address the real-world problems of business and society -- while at the same time evolving our methods and advancing our programs. We shape the leaders our world needs most: those with strong functional knowledge and the skills and vision to navigate change, accommodate ambiguity, surmount complexity, and motivate teams in a common purpose to create economic and social value. As we have for nearly a half-century, Babson continues to advance Entrepreneurial Thought and Action® as the most positive force on the planet for generating sustainable economic and social value. For information, visit www.babson.edu.

 

By Hilary Katulak; hkatulak@babson.edu;781-239-4623 | 1/15/2013 9:09 AM