When Do We Let Go?

I learned a great deal about our kids who travel far for college and I hope to share those stories over time with everyone who contributes to helping them get ready for this life adventure. I also intend to do something about some of the issues they addressed during our dialogue (more on that in a later post). In the meantime: Remember to reach out and touch base with our kids while they are at school.

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What is an Entrepreneur Doing in a School?

In one of my classes for my administrative credential, we were asked to write the “position we wanted” on one side of a folded piece of paper that served as a name tent. I wrote “entrepreneur.” I got an assortment of sour and quizzical looks from classmates, and some skeptical questions: “What is that supposed to mean?” This week, I had a chance to reflect more on the role of the entrepreneur in school. Here’s what I wrote:

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