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Assembled: Education

General Assembly

Saturday, October 12, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM (EDT)

New York, NY

Assembled: Education

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Assembled: Education
Saturday, October 12th from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm
Presented by Pearson + General Assembly

Join us for a full day of talks, panels, and networking dedicated to discussing the promotion and advancement of education. Featuring innovative thinkers in the education space, we'll hear how entrepreneurs, non-profits, and corporations are collaborating to find new ways to help students learn.

 

SPEAKERS

Aidan Feldman / Education Hacker, GitHub

Ashley Gavin / Curriculum Designer, Hopscotch

Brad McIlquham / Director, Academics, Knewton

Dan Ginsberg / SVP of Product Management, K12 Technology, Pearson

Darrell Silver / Co-founder & CEO, Thinkful

Diana Stepner / Head of Future Technologies, Pearson

Jeff Herbst / Chief Marketing Officer, Noodle

Jeremy Johnson / Co-founder, 2U

Kane Sarhan / Co-founder, Enstitute

Kanya Balakrishna / Co-founder & President, The Future Project

 

AGENDA 

9:30 AM Doors Open
10:00 AM Kickoff Talk with Dan Ginsberg
10:30 AM Education Discovery Tools with Jeff Herbst
11:00 AM Online Learning with Jeremy Johnson
11:30 AM Break
11:45 AM Igniting Entrepreneurship in Schools with Kanya Balakrishna
12:15 PM Lunch
1:15 PM Why Are We So Bad At Teaching Computer Science? with Ashley Gavin
1:45 PM If Education Were Done the GitHub Way with Aidan Feldman
2:15 PM Break
2:30 PM The Impact of Technology and Big Data on Education with Brad McIlquham
3:00 PM Learning By Doing: Turning Startups and Small Businesses Into Classrooms with Kane Sarhan
3:30 PM  Break
3:45 PM  How Thinkful is Changing Lifelong Learning Through Online Flipped Classrooms with Darrell Silver
4:15 PM  Wrap Up with Diana Stepner
4:30 PM  Reception

 

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General Assembly East
902 Broadway
New York, NY 10010

Saturday, October 12, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM (EDT)


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General Assembly is a campus for technology, design, and entrepreneurship. We provide educational programming, space, and support to facilitate collaborative practices and learning opportunities across a community inspired by the entrepreneurial experience.

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