Thanks so much for coming by to check out Episode 79 of The New Family Podcast where we talk about what it takes to raise innovative kids.
There’s a very good argument that what our kids really need to thrive in the future is an entrepreneurial spirit. My guest on this episode is Ryan Burwell, a facilitator & instructional designer at MaRS Discovery District, one of the biggest tech and business incubators in the world. MaRS brings together educators, researchers, social scientists, entrepreneurs and business experts under one roof. One of the cool things it’s doing is promoting entrepreneurship among students, with programs in schools, curriculum materials that teachers can use, and a really cool summer camp called the MaRS Future Leaders Entrepreneurship Summer Camp for Teens. I’m very interested in what it takes to raise innovative kids because the world of work is changing and chances are good that our children will one day employ themselves. Ryan talks to us about how we can encourage an entrepreneurial spirit in our children.
Here are some great resources related to my discussion with Ryan.
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