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jason@calacanis.com Aug 2
Looking for the best 4-6th grade teacher in Bay Area who wants a 1-year contract, that will beat whatever they are getting paid, to teach 2-7 students in my back yard If you know this teacher, refer them & we hire them, I will give you a $2k UberEats gift card
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Choice Media Aug 12
Nevada City Teaming Up with Provider to Give Students an In-Person Option this Fall by
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jason@calacanis.com Aug 2
This person understands why I’m addicted to the model
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Chris Bennett Jul 27
1/ Very cool to see Wonderschool Director Rachel Weiss featured in the . She operates a (also called outdoor or nature schools) here in San Francisco, which also operates as a for children ages 4-6.
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Built by Kids Aug 3
We've covered homeschooling extensively, but micro schooling is what's really taking off. Here's why it might be perfect for your family.
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Empowered Arizona Families Jan 31
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jason@calacanis.com Jul 9
blog: We're going to start a this fall.
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Tom Vander Ark Dec 20
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Adam Peshek Nov 5
‘School Could Be Something Different’: The Prenda Micro-School via
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Chadwick, the long lost nephew Aug 3
If a teacher gets sick and has to miss two weeks in your , who teaches your kids? Will you contract out a substitute teacher?
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ExcelinEd Aug 7
"If districts can contract with , private child care providers & after school programs, then they should be able to contract with providers to support in-home learning during the next few months."
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kidOYO ® Aug 3
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jason@calacanis.com Aug 1
Replying to @Austen
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jason@calacanis.com Aug 3
Looks like are getting momentum. Have had 3-5 founders reach out that they are building platforms! I will be blogging my experience starting one & likely will invest in a platform/service (if they can make the economics work!).
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Michael Olaya Aug 4
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SusannaDW Sep 3
It's time for school superintendents to show some leadership & launch a plan for their districts. Think beyond the classroom walls.
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Kristen Sze ABC7 Aug 5
Silicon Valley investor Calacanis tells me why he rejects critics of his ad with a sweet offer for a . The investor says he’s offering scholarships, job creation, safety for teacher. And model can be affordable to many.
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jason@calacanis.com Aug 3
a lot of the blow back to the discussion seems to be around the competition microschools would create for the services of the best teachers A competition for the best teachers would, in fact, drive more people to the profession, as salaries were raised wouldn’t it?
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Liv Finne Jul 20
Imagine a like this! An NIH scientist teaches science, a professional artist teaches art, a writing expert teaches writing, and a father teaches chess and the love of Bob Dylan. Sounds like fun! We shld give parents $12K/student to start schools like this.
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Luke Ragland Jul 22
Them: close schools Parents: ok, but can we use the money to do it ourselves? Them: No, that will destroy education Parents: ok, we'll just pay extra to help our kids learn to read Them: If you do that you are racist
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