“Dintersmith found these innovative new ways of teaching and learning and discovered a vision of what school could be―and a model for transforming schools throughout the United States and [...]
OPINION on The Hill: “Our innovation economy needs creative problem-solvers, not students who test well”
“A tenth-grade classroom in an affluent suburban high school stands out in my mind from a trip I took three years ago to visit 200 schools in all 50 states, where I spoke with thousands of [...]
LISTEN: “Standardized tests like the SAT and ACT won’t prepare you for the real world” – Ted on NPR’s Marketplace
“The education system drastically needs to be revamped, according to a new book called ‘What Schools Could Be.’ The author, venture capitalist Ted Dintersmith, visited all 50 [...]
“A few years ago, I connected some dots. As a venture capitalist for most of my career, I have devoted my energy and funds more recently to helping schools rethink education. I recognized [...]
Ted recently sat down with the folks at WBUR – Radio Boston for a chat about ‘What School Could Be’ and more! Listen to the interview below.