Bestselling author, curator and Assistant Professor at Harvard University, Sarah Elizabeth Lewis, took the stage at SXSWedu 2017 to explore the role of creativity in social justice.
Wednesday's SXSWedu keynote speaker, Tim Ferriss, took the stage for a conversation with Charles Best (Founder and CEO of DonorsChoose.org) exploring his secrets of accelerated learning and mastery.
Day two of SXSWedu kicked off with a compelling keynote from Sara Goldrick-Rab, Paying the Price, exploring student load debt in higher education.
Associate Professor and Director, Teachers College, Columbia University, Christopher Emdin, started us off on a powerful note with today's opening keynote session.
As 2016 comes to an end, we are taking a moment to look back at some of the most compelling education conversations of the year by reviewing the most popular SXSWedu videos from 2016. From the inspirational and personal stories to the thought-provoking ideas, it was an honor to host such a unique lineup of speakers and conversations this past March in Austin.
We are excited to share that Sara Goldrick-Rab will keynote, more than one hundreds sessions have been added to the program, the Playground displays have been selected plus tons of other great announcements for the 2017 SXSWedu Conference & Festival taking place March 6-9, 2017 in Austin, Texas.
We are beyond excited to share the biggest programming announcement of the season! Today's news includes 240+ sessions accepted through PanelPicker, in addition to our first keynote, Chris Emdin, several new featured sessions, film screenings, social events and more. Browse through the full announcement and start building your personal schedule for March 6-9, 2017!
Take a dive into the SXSWedu keynote playlist; a compilation of some of the most inspirational and thought provoking voices to ever grace the SXSWedu stage. From the education thought leaders we all know like U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and technologist Bill Gates, to the unexpected influencers, like futurist Jane McGonical or actor Jeffrey Tambor, these speakers all share a passion for education and a commitment to the future of learning. - See more at: http://www.sxswedu.com/news/2016/temple-grandin-bill-gates-watch-sxswedu-keynotes-video#sthash.TuFaGTm0.dpuf
SXSWedu is thrilled to share a whole host of exciting programming announcements for the 2016 Conference & Festival, March 7-10, in Austin, Texas. Check out all of the news and register to attend before the discount deadline, this Friday, January 15 at 11:59pm PST.
With the year coming to an end and 2016 just around the corner, SXSWedu is excited to share a whole host of programming announcements! Check out the news now and stay tuned for even more goodness come January.