Session Spotlight: Leadership and Inspiration

Written by Jessica MacCall | January 14, 2013

Photo by Steven Grandos SXSWedu recently announced a number of additional Concurrent Sessions accepted to present March 4-7, 2013 in Austin, Texas. Session content strands have largely been determined by the community's input and submissions via PanelPicker. Leadership and Inspiration emerged as one of the leading trends among the SXSWedu community. Learn more about these sessions and register today to attend the 2013 SXSWedu Conference & Festival.

Leadership and Inspiration

"Blending" the University: Beyond MOOCs
Gigi Johnson (Maremel Institute)

HipHopEd: Reality Pedagogy 4 Edu/Youth Development
Timothy Jones (#HipHopEd)
Amil Cook (City Charter High School)
Christopher Emdin (Columbia University Teacher's College)

Don't Make Me Go Back to Traditional Education
Ludvik Herrera (North Dakota State University)
Isabetta Bleu Herrera Grant (Bleu Cloud)

Five Ways to Improve Employability in Higher Ed
Michael Bettersworth (Texas State Technical College System)

How to Build a Culture of Digital Citizenship
Miriam Pedraja (Amistad Dual Language School)
Rebecca Randall (Common Sense Media)
Jane Pook (New York City Department of Education)

Policy Wonks, Public Leaders, and Smart Reform
Adrian Fenty (Public Office)

Schools Not Jails, Education Not Incarceration
Bianca Neal (ReRoute Music Group)
SaulPaul (ReRoute Productions)

Sparking Enthusiasm in a Large Lecture Course
Alex Filippenko (University of California, Berkeley)