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Entrepreneurship Educator Resources and Tips
The Best Leaders Never Stop Learning
When it comes to growing as an educator, there’s no substitute for rolling up your sleeves and immersing yourself in the material.
And yet, in today’s next normal with changing learning environments, virtual classrooms, and continuous reinvention, we find ourselves seeking out new entrepreneurship educator resources and fresh perspectives.
That’s why we’ve curated a collection of the best entrepreneurship educator resources and tips from across the Babson Academy community. Here, you’ll find downloadable guides, research-backed articles, online program information, and more to enrich your practice. We hope you’ll read, reflect, and reach out as your entrepreneurship education journey unfolds!
Entrepreneurial Intelligence Is The Secret To Thriving
“No matter what entrepreneurial environment we’re in, we have to learn how to manage simple ambiguity, or tolerate risk, or navigate uncertainty, or act in those extreme unknowable situations that we sometimes find ourselves in,” Heidi Neck says in this TED talk.
Babson Academy Experts in Action
5 Ways to Support an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem at Your College or University
Colleges and universities that cultivate a multidimensional entrepreneurial ecosystem can position themselves to thrive in a challenging and changing marketplace.
We Are All Innovators Now
What can you do in the classroom to prepare students to thrive in our evolving future of work? Here are four ideas.
Educating Educators, Babson Academy Pivots Toward the Future
Babson Academy has found innovative ways to connect with entrepreneurship educators worldwide in our new, virtual normal.
Babson Academy Impact Report 2022
Access, Connect, Inspire.In 2022, the Babson Academy continued to advance entrepreneurship education on a global scale, reaching 262 educators and 707 students in 43 countries.
We were honored with the 2022 IIE Andrew Heiskell Award for Innovation in International Education for the Babson Collaborative—which gained an all-time record number of members. The 2022 Impact Report details our work, from expanding collaborations throughout East Asia to empowering higher education leaders in Romania. It celebrates the achievements of our members and inspires us as entrepreneurial leaders and global citizens.
Interacting with other Babson Collaborative members helped me evaluate and roll out potential initiatives at my university.”
Learn to Change the World Through Entrepreneurship Education
The Babson Academy’s programs are designed for educators, students, and institutions. Choose from online, in-person, and custom options to provide the pedagogical development and growth opportunities you need to take your institution’s entrepreneurship ecosystem to the next level.
Join A Rich Entrepreneurship Ecosystem
Members of The Babson Collaborative share the belief that institutions acting together achieve more toward their entrepreneurial mission and goals than each working alone. There's no better place to master the power of entrepreneurship education than through The Babson Collaborative.
Your Monthly Dose of Inspiration
Entrepreneurship educators know that teaching entrepreneurship cannot be done one way only, or done alone. Community and collaboration are more important than ever. In this spirit, we invite you to join us for The One Hour Entrepreneurship Educator, our monthly webinar series.
So You’ve Been Asked to Teach Entrepreneurship. Now What?
Babson College’s Heidi Neck has taught thousands of entrepreneurship educators from around the world. Her number one lesson? Overcome your fear, and turn your anxiety about teaching a new course or discipline into opportunity and action.Read Her Tips for Entrepreneurship Educators
See What Goes on at Babson Academy’s Flagship Programs
Get to Know Some of Babson Academy’s Leading Experts
The mindset is great and the other educators really experiment in their teaching. This network helps to resolve problems, and get concrete ideas and solutions for our courses.”
Find the Babson Academy Program That’s Right For You
At Babson, actionable programming throughout the year gives educators a steady stream of new resources, tools, and classroom techniques, and inspires students to embrace an entrepreneurial mindset.
Price-Babson Symposium for Entrepreneurship Educators: Teaching Online
Learn from our Babson Academy faculty, who share their pedagogical approaches to entrepreneurship education in hybrid and online environments.
Global Symposia for Entrepreneurship Educators (SEE)
Entrepreneurship educators can foster entrepreneurial growth and economic development on institutional, regional, or national levels by teaching with an entrepreneurial mindset.
Babson Fellows Program for Entrepreneurship Educators
Immerse yourself in Babson College’s entrepreneurship ecosystem, as you join fellow entrepreneurship educators to develop an action plan you’ll implement at your institution
Building an Entrepreneurship Education Ecosystem
Designed for academic entrepreneurs, this program will help you lay the groundwork to catalyze your school’s entrepreneurship efforts with proven frameworks and action plans.
Modules for Entrepreneurship Education
Create a customized suite of six learning modules and prepare your faculty to effectively teach entrepreneurship, building and improving upon their existing strengths and skills.
With dedicated tracks for both undergraduate and graduate students, Babson Build is an experiential program to help university students think and act entrepreneurially.
Entrepreneurial Mindshift for Students
Learn to shift your existing mindset to a more entrepreneurial one, and become more skilled at navigating uncertainty and ambiguity while also embracing the opportunities that arise under such conditions.
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Gender, Race, Class, and Inclusion in Entrepreneurship
Wondering how you can help entrepreneurship students push boundaries in authentic and empowering ways? Download Assistant Professor Angela Randolph’s framework for making your courses—and your teaching—more inclusive.
Do I Really Sound Like That?
Have you ever wondered what your video voice sounds like to everyone else on the other end of your Webex or Zoom class? Download Assistant Professor Beth Wynstra’s tips for recognizing and refining your video voice potential.