Schools The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Schools en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMT How Revolution Foods Made a Business of Healthy Food for Healthier Students Lunches for low-income students weren't an easy sell to investors, initially, but the results and the social good eventually became a major selling point. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMT Jessica Pothering Suck It Up and Wake Up Early Schools are being encouraged to start later to let students sleep in. Whatever happened to the early bird? Thu, 09 Oct 2014 16:03:00 GMT Ray Hennessey Cornering a Missed Pocket of the Ed-Tech Market Entrepreneurs seeking to market to educators would benefit from understanding how new apps and tools align with schoolsÂ’ day-to-day needs. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:30:00 GMT Julia Freeland Orphaned and Homeless, How This Self-Taught Techie Founded a Multi-Million Dollar Empire Jason Wolfe's leading e-tail venture,, took shape while he was living in his car and teaching himself to code with books checked out of the library. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 10:00:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Will University of Texas President Get the Ax? Bill Powers' days as the head of UT's flagship campus are numbered. If he gets his way, he'll stay through next May. It's anyone's guess at the moment. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 19:43:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Oklahoma Company Creates Bulletproof Blanket to Protect Kids During School Shootings The backpack-like bulletproof shield may represent one of the most tragically apropos inventions of our time. Mon, 09 Jun 2014 18:02:00 GMT Geoff Weiss 'Reading Rainbow' Is Coming Back Thanks to Kickstarter Host LeVar Burton is adapting the classic show for the web. Thu, 29 May 2014 15:15:00 GMT Laura Entis School Cancels Kindergarten Show to Prepare Kids for 'College and Careers' An elementary school in Elwood, N.Y., has cancelled its year-end kindergarten play in order to better equip its five and six-year-old students with real-world skills. Mon, 28 Apr 2014 16:28:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Franchise Players: A 19-Year-Old-Theater School Franchisee on Discipline This Scottish Razzamataz Theatre Schools franchisee used franchising to get into business young while learning from an organization's experience. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:30:00 GMT Kate Taylor Franchise Players: How We Knew Which Franchise Was Best for Us With a wealth of experience in corporate management, these Goddard School franchisees knew the right franchisor was key to success. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:30:00 GMT Kate Taylor Lesson in Integrity: 72-Year-Old Retired Teacher Keeps a Decades-Long Promise to Students Bruce Farrer has gone to great lengths to prove that having a sense of commitment is important. Thu, 03 Apr 2014 20:07:00 GMT Geoff Weiss The SAT Gets Another Makeover, Returns to 1600-Point Scale The College Board plans to overhaul the college admission test, hoping to change the face of the test prep industry. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 21:49:00 GMT Nina Zipkin 5 Reasons Entrepreneurs Should Learn to Code The ability to code has several advantages for business leaders, especially those in the tech world. Fri, 28 Feb 2014 13:30:00 GMT Jeremy Snepar Oklahoma Makes Personal Finance Mandatory for High School Students A law passed in 2007 and beginning in May will require teachers to certify students' working knowledge of banking, taxes, investing, loans and more. Mon, 24 Feb 2014 17:01:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Is Our Education System Hurting Entrepreneurship? In a recent panel, eminent philosopher Sir Ken Robinson outlined how educational systems around the globe are failing to foster an entrepreneurial spirit. Mon, 10 Feb 2014 13:00:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Why Medical Schools are Pumping out Entrepreneurs As far as entrepreneurship training goes, a medical degree -- not a MBA -- can be a surprising but useful asset. Wed, 30 Oct 2013 14:30:00 GMT Shiv Gaglani How to Ace Back-to-School Season One of the busiest shopping seasons is fast approaching. Here's how to make the most of your back-to-school marketing strategy. Fri, 16 Aug 2013 15:30:00 GMT Jim Joseph Entrepreneurship Bootcamp Gives Wounded Veterans a New Life Disabled veterans often find the return to civilian life difficult, especially when seeking jobs. Now, a university program thinks it has the key to their independence: turn them into entrepreneurs. Thu, 04 Jul 2013 03:00:00 GMT Brian Patrick Eha Can School Make You a Better Entrepreneur? We've all heard the business success stories of famous dropouts like Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates. But are there benefits to studying entrepreneurship? Tue, 15 Jan 2013 11:31:00 GMT Antonio Neves Look Out Lunch Ladies, Here Comes Wholesome Tummies This new franchise delivers meals to schools and kicks PB&J to the curb. Sun, 03 Jun 2012 03:00:00 GMT Jason Daley