In a unique joining of great minds, Common, Sal Kahn, and Deborah Quazzo sit down at the 2019 ASU GSV Summit on the main stage for a discussion on how education changes lives. Common and Sal Kahn have been breaking new ground in creating unique educational opportunities from two different perspectives. With both seeking to uplift communities through the use of education, their views resonate with industry leaders as their efforts inspire new generations. The role of edtech or other technology in the classroom and our lives has made opportunities for all of them.
Common, actor, rapper, author, philanthropist, and Grammy Award Winner
Sal Khan, CEO & Founder, Khan Academy
Moderator: Deborah Quazzo, Co Founder ASU GSV Summit and Managing Partner, GSV Ventures
Two panels: Stepping Up in Solidarity: Leading White Allies Speak about the Required Leadership from Education, Corporate Employers, Public Company Boards, Government & Not for Profits to Enact Necessary Change AND Close to The Action: Insights from the #BLM Movement, the Civil Rights Movement & the Work of Education Transformation
Our Essential Service: Driving a National Digital Skills Agenda to Ensure Access & Equity in an A.D. Workforce & Chris Hoehn-Saric with Michael Moe
Moderator: Jeff Livingston, CEO, EdSolutions; Co-Founder, Center for Education Market Dynamics, Panelists: Brandon Anderson, Founder & CEO, Raheem.ai; 2019 TED Fellow, Anurima Bhargava, President, Anthem of Us; Former Chief, Educational Opportunities Section of the Civil Rights Division, U.S. Dept. of Justice; Former Director of the Education Practice, NAACP Legal Defense Fund; Senior Advisor, Whiteboard Advisors, Sharhonda Bossier, Deputy Director, Education Leaders of Color, Ashley Munson, Legislative Affairs Manager, Illinois Network of Charter Schools; Chicago community organizer & activist
Moderator: Carlos Watson, Co-Founder & CEO, OZY, Panelists: Arne Duncan, Managing Partner, Emerson Collective; former U.S. Secretary of Education, Chip Paucek, Co-Founder & CEO, 2U, Inc., Penny Pritzker, Founder & Chair, PSP Partners; Former U.S. Secretary of Commerce, Carol Quillen, President, Davidson College