An Evening with Dr. Michael Fullan

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Grand Wayne Center

120 West Jefferson Boulevard

Fort Wayne, IN 46802

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Fort Wayne Community Schools welcomes Dr. Michael Fullan, co-leader of the New Pedagogies for Deep Learning global initiative (npdl.global), for an evening of conversation about the changing role of education and need to prepare students for a world we cannot yet imagine. Recognized as a worldwide authority on educational reform, Dr. Fullan advises policymakers and local leaders in helping to achieve the moral purpose of all children learning.

Fort Wayne Community Schools is working with Dr. Fullan and the New Pedagogies for Deep Learning to ensure students are learning through meaningful, authentic partnerships so they are able to apply their knowledge to real world solutions.

Dr. Fullan is a prolific, award-winning author whose books have been published in many languages. His book Leading in a Culture of Change received the 2002 Book of the Year Award by Learning Forward, Breakthrough (with Peter Hill and Carmel Crévola) won the 2006 Book of the Year Award from the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE), and Turnaround Leadership in Higher Education (with Geoff Scott) won the Bellwether Book Award in 2009. Change Wars (with Andy Hargreaves) was named the 2009 Book of the Year by Learning Forward, and Professional Capital (with Andy Hargreaves) won the AACTE 2013 Book of the Year, and the Grawemeyer Award in Education in 2015.

The format for the evening will include hearing from Dr. Fullan, followed by a conversation with Dr. Fullan and FWCS Superintendent Dr. Wendy Robinson.

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Fort Wayne, IN 46802

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