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Why We Decided to Take a Gap Year… And Why We Won’t Stop Talking About It

  Tim Watrous and Alex Tatem took the road less-travelled on their way to Palo Alto, California, where they now hold impressive jobs at exciting startups. Tim (22), an Eagle Scout and overall standout, dropped out of college mid-way through freshman...
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What is Independent Learning All About?

Doesn’t it feel good when you master a new skill? Isn’t it especially nice when you plotted the course and planned exactlly how you would go about learning it? This is the sensation independent learners experience on a regular basis. They...
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Fundamental Tips for Young Entrepreneurs: An Interview with the Fizzle Show’s Barrett Brooks

There’s no shortage of advice on becoming a successful entrepreneur. From in-person seminars to detailed books and blogs, it’s simply everywhere. The real question is how to find sound advice in a sea of mediocrity? It’s important to discover resources...
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Open Educational Resources? Yes please.

How can one go about sourcing, adapting, reusing, modifying, sharing, and acquiring more knowledge? Well… lifelong learners recognize, rejoice, and relish in open educational resources! The OER movement is upon us to attend to every one of our ceaseless...
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What Does Learning Look Like?

When we think of learning, we imagine rows of desks and chairs in a classroom, number two pencils, worksheets, and lectures given in front of a drab chalkboard. Stacks of textbooks and thoughts of anxiety-inducing standardized tests also make their way...
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