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- General Assembly West, New York NY
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.
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
|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|
|11:45 AM||Igniting Entrepreneurship in Schools with Kanya Balakrishna|
|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|
|2:30 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|
|3:45 PM||How Thinkful is Changing Lifelong Learning Through Online Flipped Classrooms with Darrell Silver|
|4:15 PM||Wrap Up with Diana Stepner|
Join the conversation! Use the hash tag #AssembledEd to stay connected.
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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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