Mark Zuckerberg Is Teaching A Middle School Class On How To Build A Business

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Here’s a cool nugget at the end of a Mark Zuckerberg interview with Steven Levy at Wired:

[You donated $100 million to Newark schools.]  Why education?

It’s not a coincidence—my wife, Priscilla, was a teacher when she graduated from Harvard. And I teach a middle school class over in East Menlo Park.

You’re teaching a class?

Yeah, every week. It’s on how to build a business. Every Tuesday we go over one skill, and each group has a side project. When the class ends, they’ll come to Facebook and sell the products they’ve made, like they’re marketing them.

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