Live From SuperheroYou: X Prize founder, Peter Diamandis announces $1.4M in Education Funding

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Exclusive: X Prize founder, Peter Diamandis Announces $1.4M in Education Funding at SuperheroYou

The SuperheroYou community supports empowering education for everyone. Our mission is to assemble the finest “superhero” minds to share the best practical and powerful strategies for enhancing learning, innovation and brain health/performance.

At the recent SuperheroYou Brainpower Conference, held Memorial Day Weekend 2012, X Prize Founder Peter Diamandis made the following announcement to the press.

“It’s an honor to be here at Kwik Learning and SuperheroYou. One of the things that is key to the work that I am passionate about and I know jim is leading, is “how do we reinvent learning and education during this amazing time we are alive?” I am here to annouce that we have very successfully just recently closed ONE MILLION AND A HALF of seed funding to design a series of education X Prizes that we are going to be working on now in 2012 with the hope of changing the way we educate our kids in the future, to make it much more powerful, more effective, more personalized, and in a way that is really is appropriate for the 21st and 22nd century ahead.”

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