Virtual School Meanderings

November 21, 2020

Meet Ibram X. Kendi, Ph.D. (virtually of course)!

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Another item from the ISTE conference.

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Join these change-makers in
reinventing education!

The shifts in the learning landscape this year are tough to keep up with. Switching to online and blended learning. Addressing equity issues. Helping learners be creators even from a distance. Assessing remote learning. It’s a lot.

The good news: The learning you need now on these topics and dozens more is just over a week away at ISTE20 Live, Nov. 29-Dec. 5! You’ll get the powerful inspiration you need from our latest round of featured voices:

Presenter-IBRAM X. KEND_vF IBRAM X. KENDI, Ph.D., Founding Director, Boston University Center for Antiracist Research
Kendi is a professor, historian and the author of the New York Times bestseller How to Be an Antiracist. Hear what he’s learned from research and writing on anti-racism, the topic of our times.
Presenter-ANGELA MAIERS_vF ANGELA MAIERS, Founder, Choose2Matter
Maiers, a longtime teacher and author, isn’t afraid of change; in fact she’s known for embracing it. Discover how she’s helping all learners embrace their value and potential contribution to the education ecosystem, and how you can, too.
Presenter-DENA SIMMONS_vF DENA SIMMONS, Ed.D., Assistant Director, Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence
Simmons understands that emotions can be a catalyst for creating a more compassionate and just society, and her work focuses on getting the word out to schools. Attend to hear the many ways we can use SEL and culturally responsive pedagogy to foster justice and safe spaces for all.
Presenter- HAMISH BREWER_vF HAMISH BREWER, Principal, Fred M. Lynn Middle School
Relentless tattooed skateboarder aren’t words that appear in most principal’s bios, unless you’re Hamish Brewer. Learn how this school turnaround pro is reinventing education.
Presenter-GITANJALI RAO_vF GITANJALI RAO, student and inventor, STEM School Highlands Ranch 
At 14, Rao’s resume includes two major medical inventions, and her big ideas keep coming, including something she calls “Empathy Sharktank.” Learn about this student’s innovation process and what she’ll do next!
Presenter-BILL BASS_vF BILL BASS, Innovation Coordinator, Parkway School District
Student empowerment is the name of the game for Bass, ISTE’s board president. Find out how he leads on focused and sustainable technology integration that serves all learners.

Join us Nov. 29-Dec. 5 to reinvent education! 


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