Past Series

2014-2015 Spotlight on Education: A Speaker Series - Leading the Transformation to Personalized Digital Learning

Speaker Date
Marc Prensky October 7, 2014
Karen Cator December 3, 2014
Kevin Honeycutt February 26, 2015
George Couros May 7, 2015

2013-2014 Spotlight on Education: A Speaker Series - Rethinking Curriculum for 21st Century Skills

Speaker Date
Dr. Larry Rosen October 9, 2013
Sir Ken Robinson January 16, 2014
Dr. Yong Zhao February 13, 2014
George Couros May 1, 2014

2012-2013 Spotlight on Education: A Speaker Series - 21st Century Learners: Exchanging & Advancing Knowledge Through Wireless Technology

Speaker Date
Peggy Johnson October 18, 2012
Adora Svitak November 15, 2012
Dr. Jason Ohler February 13, 2013
Dr. Paul Kim March 21, 2013
Tom Vander Ark May 15, 2013

2011-2012 Spotlight on Education: A Speaker Series - Understanding Education Complexities: Differentiated Learning, Research and Technology

Speaker Date
David Rose October 13, 2011
Sameer Hinduja November 17, 2011
Brett Peterson, Janie Griswold, Anne Worrall February 9, 2012
Julie Evans March 22, 2012
Carol Ann Tomlinson May 10, 2012

2010-2011 Spotlight on Education: A Speaker Series - Next Steps: Using Curriculum and Learning Technology in 21st Century Schools

Speaker Date
Alan November October 14, 2010
Michael Furdyk November 18, 2010
Matthew T. Spathas February 24, 2011
Mike Schmoker March 29, 2011
Yong Zhao May 12, 2011

2009-2010 Spotlight on Education: A Speaker Series - Transforming Education: Digital Learning, Creativity, and Student Engagement

Speaker Date
Ken Kay October 15, 2009
Marc Prensky November 19, 2009
Sir Ken Robinson February 18, 2010
Alan November March 18, 2010
Milton Chen May 6, 2010

2008-2009 Spotlight on Education: A Speaker Series - Embracing Challenges - Turning Schools from Good to Great

Speaker Date
Jack O'Connell October 23, 2008
Anthony Muhammad November 20, 2008
Karin Chenoweth January 15, 2009
Willard Daggett February 18, 2009
Alan Blankstein March 26, 2009

2007-2008 Spotlight on Education - A Speaker Series - Math/Science Reform for Teacher Principal Teams

Speaker Date
Tim Kanold October 17, 2007
Michael DiSpezio November 28, 2007
Arthur Eisenkraft January 10, 2008
Kati Haycock February 28, 2008
Megan Franke March 11, 2008

2006-2007 Spotlight on Education Dinner Series

Speaker Date
Linda Powell Pruitt November 16, 2006
Richard DuFour January 16, 2007
Michael Fullan January 30, 2007
Tom Payzant February 5, 2007
Linda Darling-Hammond March 14, 2007