Tuesday Two! Education Situation

In this season of graduations, we pause to look back at Sparks that have the theme of education at their heart.

First up, Jeff Macco explains why we should treat college like a job, and not like school:

Next, Meg Jamison advocates for changing how we teach kids in order to provide the skills they will need to be innovators, not just memorizers:

There are two and a half weeks left until Ignite Denver 20, so get your tickets early and save money! See you Thursday June 11th at the Oriental Theater.

Tuesday Two! Two Sparks About Quitting Your Job

Well, one Spark about quitting, one Spark about not quitting. Because it’s always good to have options.

First up, from Ignite Denver #8, Eric Fickes shows you how to quit your job and be your own boss:

Next up, Tim Nicklas makes the case for “intrapraneurship” – innovating within the company you currently work for:

You can also buy a ticket now for Ignite Denver #20 on Thursday, June 11th to hear Ravi Raman explain why you should quit your job to travel the world!

The Votes Are In!

Here are your Ignite Denver #20 presenters!

Kerstin Caldwell – You Really Are Fucking Brilliant
Jacob Anderson – The 10 things every computer repair person wish you tried/knew
Ravi Raman – Why You Should Quit Your Job To Travel The World
Elizabeth Boese – You Love What You Find Time For
Joanne Burke Peterson – Destination: Procrastination
Meridith Grundei – Don’t just sit there…go out and fucking PLAY!
Gabriel DiCristofaro – Lizard Brains and Black Marbles
Shelsea Ochoa – Toolkit for a New Paradigm
Helene Kwong – Ni Hao, Hot Dog Vendor!

Buy your tickets now at http://ignitedenver.org/tickets/ and get early bird pricing until June 5th! Discounted student pricing is available as well.

We’ll see you all on June 11th!