Inside the Schools That Want to Create the Next Mark Zuckerberg--Starting at Age 5

"The idea that you go work for IBM for 30 years and get a pension is antiquated," says Craig Shapiro, associate super­intendent for high schools in the Austin Independent School District, a position he assumed after starting the Crockett program, Student Inc. "By the year 2020, 40 percent of the jobs will be entrepreneurial in nature. Yet we have a factory-style education system that doesn't prepare kids" for such a world.


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