Mass consumer of incredible books, Pernille Ripp helps students discover their superpower as a 7th grade teacher in Oregon, Wisconsin. Pernille is the creator of the Global Read Aloud Project, a global literacy initiative that since 2010 has connected more than 600,000 students. Her book "Passionate Learners - How to Engage and Empower Your Students" will be re-published this fall by Routledge. Her second book “Empowered Schools, Empowered Students” was published last year. Her work has been featured by Edutopia, School Library Journal, MiddleWeb, Learning & Leading magazine, as well as in many podcasts and interviews. She is a Skype Master Teacher, as well as a Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert for 2015.
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The Edupreneur is a podcast for you, the teacher, student or entrepreneur who innovates, redefines and improves education. Co-host Pete Freeman is a nonprofit founder and Notre Dame student with a passion for education, entrepreneurship, and social welfare. Co-host Zack Baker is an award-winning programmer with a passion for tech and business.