SXSWedu explores a diverse range of topics impacting the future of how we teach, learn and grow, by showcasing prominent and emerging leaders in the space. Learn more about each of the speakers confirmed for March and stay tuned as additional voices are announced.
Andrew is currently taking a gap year from UNC Chapel Hill where he studies Strategic Communication with the the School of Media and Journalism to embark on a Student Voice Tour. Andrew joined Student Voice as their national field director with the vision of helping to curate a student voice movement. Andrew joins Student Voice after co-founding the Prichard Committee Student Voice Team, a Kentucky based group with the goal of elevating and amplifying student voice in education policy.
Andrew is obsessed with politics and the Youtube series “Autotune the news”. Andrew is inspired by Assata Shakur’s words “It is our duty to fight for our freedom. It is our duty to win. We must love each other and support each other. We have nothing to lose but our chains"
In the News:
- One Student's Quest to Reshape Schools
Article from Education Week
- Andrew Brennen Believes Education Reform Begins With a Simple Question
Story from Smithsonian.com
- What in the World is Slave-Tag?
Feature from The Huffington Post
The State of Schools: Students Combatting Inequity
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Accelerate your learning and connect with today's most influential education professionals at SXSWedu, March 6-9, 2017.