More than 250 high-level education policymakers, industry leaders, technology experts, and gamers gathered at The Gallup Building in Washington, D.C. for The Atlantic’s second annual Technologies in Education Forum on Tuesday, May 22, 2012. The full-day program featured six sessions focusing on emerging policies and cutting-edge technologies available to educators, particularly those teaching science and math.
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HEADLINE REMARKS – Paula Kerger, President and Chief Executive Officer, PBS:
PANEL DISCUSSION – Education and Engagement: Framing the Role Games Will Play in Future Learning:
PANEL DISCUSSION – Stand and Deliver: The Role Teachers Will Play in Game-Based Learning:
PANEL DISCUSSION – How Educational Technology Will Train Future Workers for Next Wave Jobs:
KEYNOTE SPEECH – Tom Kalil, Deputy Director, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and HEADLINE INTERVIEW – Joel Klein, Executive Vice President, News Corporation; Former Chancellor, New York City Department of Education:
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