Inspired to Educate

The Communication Blog

It should be of interest to lots of educators who pass by this blog. I’m reaching out to you to let you know about #Inspired2Educate, a program designed to recognize and praise educators and the people who inspired them. Each month we will award $2,000 to someone who shares their story -- $1,000 to the person for their professional development and $1,000 for their educational institution. inspired to educate praising educators sharing your story

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Educators need some new branding

Dahle Communication

Educators and education as a whole needs some new branding. Mostly though, as educators, we need to show that education is so important that it should be pursued by the best and brightest. Do educators need to have a more rigid educational background?

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Relevant education

The Communication Blog

1.04.2010 Relevant education Heres an interesting article on making education relevant--especially interesting is the comment--last para on page 2--that 89 percent of employers surveyed wanted workers who had "the ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing." Categories: Communication , importance of communication , relevant education , workplace communication 0comments: Post a Comment Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Loading.

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Does our Educational System Need Changing?

Dahle Communication

It's that time of year again - millions of students are either starting or getting ready to start the school year, which is why this post is going to be more about education than communication. Being an educator, I strongly believe in the power of education. education

2011 164

Using PowerPoint for Best Educational Outcomes

PowerPoint Tips

Faculty are starting to change, but there’s still a lot of Death by PowerPoint in the educational arena. Watch excerpts from my talk to faculty (of Maharishi University of Management) on “Using PowerPoint for Best Educational Outcomes.” Teachers use PowerPoint a lot!

2012 130

[Podcast] Tapping the Education Market with Josh Shipp

Speaker Launcher

The education market is different from other speaking markets. Josh has some great, strategy-rich advice for making it not just in the education […]. The post [Podcast] Tapping the Education Market with Josh Shipp appeared first on Jane Atkinson. The education market is different from other speaking markets. Josh has some great, strategy-rich advice for making it not just in the education market, but in other markets as well.

2016 56

Higher Education - Return of Blind Faith

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

We had blind faith in higher education. The heroes were those who took a look at higher education and smirked. An addition to that group of education skeptics were those who had bulked up on it, wound up in debt, and regretted the career path they had prepared for.

2017 52

Using PowerPoint for Best Educational Outcomes

PowerPoint Tips

The topic was “Using PowerPoint for Best Educational Outcomes.&# If you’re an educator or trainer, you’ll find the information useful. Tags: Content education faculty PowerPoint training Last week, I spoke to a group of faculty during a Faculty Development program at Maharishi University of Management. It was well received and after posting a link on Twitter to the handout, it’s been downloaded over 800 times!

Why do you need a building to get an education?

More than PowerPoint...

Like Cuban, I believe that colleges can offer educational value to students. Are giant buildings like these really necessary to get an excellent business education? Especially since online learning is where the future of business education lies ? Coaching Education

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Is there a Higher Education Tuition and Construction Bubble?

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized bubble construction higher education student loans

2012 52

Public speaking for EMS educators and students

Speak Schmeak

On Wednesday evening, I had a fun conversation with EMS educators Greg Friese and Rob Theriault about public speaking. We discussed a few issues that are relevant to EMS educators and students, but I think you'll find that these public speaking tips apply to anyone who speaks in front of audiences. Listen here! Public Speaking Techniques and Strategies The Business of Speaking Interviews

2011 100

Public speaking for EMS educators and students

Speak Schmeak

On Wednesday evening, I had a fun conversation with EMS educators Greg Friese and Rob Theriault about public speaking. We discussed a few issues that are relevant to EMS educators and students, but I think you'll find that these public speaking tips apply to anyone who speaks in front of audiences. Listen here! Public Speaking Techniques and Strategies The Business of Speaking Interviews

2011 100

Interview – Cynthia Klein: Speaker, Educator, Author

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Her education background includes a B.A. Santa Cruz along with certificates from four parent education institutions. Since 1994, Cynthia Klein has been guiding parents to creating happy and healthy families. As a speaker to over three hundred groups, Cynthia has given parents the tools and confidence to improve their family dynamics. Her presentations are interactive, highly visual and easy for parents to apply to their own family situations. Parents leave encouraged [.]

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Getting an Education Online - Why Isn't the Tech Preventing Cheating?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Online education can make quality education available anywhere, usually at an affordable fee. One negative is the same as exists in traditional delivery of education. Those who do are cheating themselves of an education.

2017 52

Education and 21st Century Presentation

Presentation Zen

One of the problems with 20th century approaches to education, according to learning activist and Tokyo International School founder Patrick Newell , is that children are taught what to learn but not how to learn, "and they are slowing educated out of their innate curiosity and creativity."

2013 63

Using PowerPoint for Best Educational Outcomes

PowerPoint Tips

The topic was Using PowerPoint for Best Educational Outcomes. If you're an educator or trainer, you'll find the information useful Last week, I spoke to a group of faculty during a Faculty Development program at Maharishi University of Management. It was well received and after posting a link on Twitter to the handout, it's been downloaded over 800 times!

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What’s next in online education?

More than PowerPoint...

My Lynda.com adventure this year got me thinking — what’s next with education? Where are we going with online education? Others view online education as new material that can help enhance the learning experience. Where are we going with online education?

Rebranding Higher Education - This Is Getting Urgent

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Corporations, once the deep pockets which funded their managers' executive education, are now developing their own programs. Clearly, higher education in America has to rebrand itself if it is to remain a force in thought leadership.

2015 56

The Communication Blog: Communication Strategies: Educate Yourself.

The Communication Blog

1.25.2011 Communication Strategies: Educate Yourself for Intercultural Communication There’s no better preparation for intercultural communication than learning about the other culture and about how you think and feel about communicating with members of cultures very different from your own. A Speech of Dedication ▼ January (4) Communication Strategies: Recognize Differences Communication Strategies: Educate Yourself for Int.

The best speech about education -- ever.

Public Speaking Advice and Commentary

   Today, Mike Johnston is a state senator from Colorado, but his passion is education, and it was ignited as a Teach for America teacher in the Mississippi delta in 1997.    Caveats aside, this speech will have you standing up and cheering for education by the end. 

2012 75

Three Radical Ideas for Improving (not Reforming) Higher Education

Speaking Of...

While watching the annual Gates Postsecondary Education Convening from afar via twitter, I am struck by the apparent absence of discussion about several core underlying issues keeping more students from succeeding in earning college degrees. Food insecurity is a growing problem in higher education, as revealed by institutional surveys, and hopefully soon tracked by national data (I''m working on it). Idea #2: Make teaching a priority in public higher education.

2013 40

Regrets about Academic Education - New Game of Self-Torture

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The new game for self-torture is to regret the specifics of our academic education. We shouldn't have invested all that money and time in a law degree.

2017 52

Brand Higher Education In Play - Remember When College Didn't Have To Be Defended

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In the influential Bloomberg , Noah Smith is defending a college education in general. What is obvious is this: Brand Higher Education is in play. Therefore, the risk factors associated with investing in a college education and more were irrelevant. 

2017 52

Education Labs & Its Frequently-Run Help-Wanted Ad

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So, I am among those who are puzzled why Education Labs can't seem to find and settle down with the right communications talent. Most of us in communications are curious. After all, this line of work demands a nose for emerging news.

2016 56

Famous Speech Friday: Malala Yousafzai's UN speech on youth education

The Eloquent Woman

Less than a year after she was shot in the head by the Taliban for promoting education for girls in Pakistan, Malala Yousafzai stood in front of a United Nations youth congress and delivered a 15-minute manifesto on making education a human right for all.

2013 82

Famous Speech Friday: Indira Gandhi's "What Educated Women Can Do"

The Eloquent Woman

Given at the Golden Jubilee celebrations of the Indraprastha College for Women in 1974, Gandhi''s speech on "What Educated Women Can Do" is not just a politician''s boosterish speech for a popular cause. Gandhi herself understood the spotty educational opportunities women faced in India.

2013 82

Famous Speech Friday: Shabana Basij-Rasikh on educating Afghan girls

The Eloquent Woman

You may think you've heard the story of the educational struggle faced by girls in Afghanistan, but this is the speech that impressed me more than all others.me, and close to 800,000 viewers, at last count.

2015 63

Standing ovation for a 15 year old: education, education, education revisited?

Max Atkinson

At the moment, education as we know it is under threat. Despite pledges and promises, tuition fees are trebling and vital schemes like SureStart and the Educational Maintenance Allowance are being axed. How is cancelling EMA safeguarding education for 16 to 18 year olds?

2011 52

Videos to help you rethink education, learning, & school

Presentation Zen

Having children causes one to (re)think seriously about education and the role of school. Education obviously is the most powerful thing in the world. Seth Godin on Education In this short interview, Seth Godin sums up the essence of the problem.

2012 78

The need for connection & engagement in education

Presentation Zen

If you are interested in how people learn, you are obviously interested in education. And if you are interested in education, you surely have strong opinions about schools and other institutions of formal instruction and learning.

K-12 Education: Theme of BigData for Ghostwriters/Speechwriters

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

K-12 Education is big business.  Those range from persuading stakeholders about online education to creating background  material for Second Language teaching. Now, with startup Panorama Education, those assignments could become a whole lot more interesting.

Happy, Healthy, & Educated: A TEDx Talk on Hackschooling

Presentation Zen

13-year old Logan Laplante shares how hacking his education is helping him achieve his goals. Back in 2006, Sir Ken Robinson asked us to ponder a fundamental question in this TED Talk : "What''s education for?"

2014 60

Stop Stealing Dreams: Seth Godin on Education & School

Presentation Zen

The older I get the more I take to heart the old Mark Twain chestnut: “I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.” In March of this year I created a post entitled Videos to help you rethink education, learning, & school.

2012 67

Higher Education - Trinity's VP of Enrollment Angel B. Perez Admits It's a Business

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The elephant in the room in academia has been the reality that there is a bottom line. Now, it's out there. In The New York Times article on college admissions, Eric Hoover quotes Trinity's Vice President of Enrollment and Student Success Angel B. Perez.

2017 52

Emma Willard - Elite Feeder Pools for Great Careers v. How Public Education Toughens Us Up

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

A 127-page report on Emma Willard, released yesterday, tracks sexual misconduct by both male and female educators from the late 1950s through 2016. What public education gives us, though, is a shot at resilience.

2017 52

Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 17, 2013: “Anyone want to see the “crisis in American education”? Come see how the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is denying a thorough and efficient education to the children of Pittsburgh.”

Speaking Of...

Keystone State Education Coalition: Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 17, 2013 : “Anyone want to see the “crisis in American education”? Come see how the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is denying a thorough and efficient education to the children of Pittsburgh.” Read more: [link] “Anyone want to see the “crisis in American education”? America spends over 500 billion dollars a year educating children between the ages of 5 and 18.

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"Shark Tank" Popular, Educational - But The Megyn Gets the Heavy Media Coverage

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

This is the era of entrepreurnship. Weekly the television series "Shark Tank" provides concrete lessons on the fundamentals of scaling an enterprise.    Yet, as Maureen Callahan lament s in the New York Post , "Shark Tank" doesn't get enough coverage in the media.

2017 52

Epidemic of Sexual Abuse in Elite New England Secondary Education - Schools for Scandal & Brand Equity

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

At those, there was the ethos of a Mr. Chips type of education. As long as there is brand equity to protect elite education might drag its heels in investigating alleged wrong-doing. "More than 200 victims. At least 90 legal claims. At least 67 private schools in New England.

2016 63

Education Labs - Here the help-wanted is yet again, on May 30, 2016

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

For months, an organization calling itself "Education Labs" has been posting a help-wanted ad on multiple sites on Craigslist. I wonder what the deal with Education Labs is.

2016 56

Liberal Arts Education - Even Columbia University Professors Sing the Blues

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

And those paying for education are saying that they don't want to invest much of it in a liberal arts degree. " The Wall Street Journal reports that liberal arts professors at elite Columbia University are feeling the economic effects of this shift in education to pragmatism.

2014 52