Join Yong Zhao and Alan November as they share ideas around innovation in k-20 education. Both Yong and Alan are known for their combined decades of experience working with various learning organizations around the world to help facilitate innovative practice. Bring your questions and comments and contribute to the conversation. Buckle your seat belt as these two global thinkers take on concepts we should leave to history and to adopt bold new practice to enable our students to achieve their dreams.
Alan November is an international leader in education technology. He began his career as an oceanography teacher and dorm counsellor at an island reform school for boys in Boston Harbor. While Alan was a computer science teacher in Lexington, Mass, one of his students published an online project in 1984, a database for the handicapped. He has been director of an alternative high school, computer coordinator, technology consultant, and university lecturer. He has helped schools, governments, and industry leaders improve the quality of education through technology.

Alan’s areas of expertise include planning across curriculum, staff development, new school design, community building, and leadership development. He has delivered keynotes and workshops in all fifty states, and 40 countries. Audiences enjoy Alan's humor and wit as he pushes the boundaries of how to improve teaching and learning.

Alan’s writing includes numerous articles and three best-selling books. His most recent book, "Who Owns the Learning?" was listed in 2020 as one of the most important 100 books in education. Alan was co-founder of the Stanford Institute for Educational Leadership Through Technology and is most proud of being selected as one of the original five national Christa McAuliffe Educators.

Twitter: Globalearner

Web: Novemberlearning.com
Yong Zhao is a Foundation Distinguished Professor in the School of Education at the University of Kansas. He is also a professorial fellow at the Mitchell Institute for Health and Education Policy, Victoria University in Australia and Global Chair in Education at East China Normal University. He previously served as the Presidential Chair and Director of the Institute for Global and Online Education in the College of Education, University of Oregon, where he was also a Professor in the Department of Educational Measurement, Policy, and Leadership.
17th April 2021

Duration: 1 hour
PDT 7:00 am | EDT 10:00 am | London 3:00 pm | Dubai 6:00 pm | India 7:30 pm | Hong Kong 10:00 pm

This session will be recorded and you can watch the session after the workshop on our youtube channel
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