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Podcast: Katherine Prince on Navigating the Future of Learning

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Today we’re listening to Tom's discussion with Katherine Prince, who leads the foresight practice at KnowledgeWorks as the Vice President of Strategic Foresight.

Playing With Purpose: Using Games to Enrich Learning & Engage Students

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The Getting Smart staff explores how Curriculum Associates recently announced new Learning Games focused on creating a more engaging, accessible and motivating experience for students.

Podcast: Diane Tavenner on What Kids Need for a Fulfilled Life

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Today on the podcast, Tom is speaking with Diane Tavenner and Mira Browne from Summit Public Schools (SPS) to discuss SPS and Diane's new book Prepared: What Kids Need for a Fulfilled Life.

Podcast: Pavel Luksha on Educating for Purpose, Potential, and the Planet

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This week we speak with Pavel Luksha, a leading education futurist. He’s a Professor of Practice at Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO, the Director and founder of Global Education Futures, and serves on the advisory board for Whittle School and Studios.

Podcast: Ron Berger on Helping Students Become Leaders of their Own Learning

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On this weeks episode, Tom is speaking with Ron Berger, the Chief Academic Officer at EL Education on helping students become leaders.

Podcast: Benno Schmidt on Leading Yale, Fixing CUNY, & Launching the Whittle School

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Today our podcast is with Benno Schmidt. Benno served as President of Yale University, the Dean of Columbia University Law School, and the CEO and Chairman of Edison Schools (now EdisonLearning) and now is the Co-Chair of the Global Advisory Board at Whittle School and Studios.

Podcast: Abby Falik on the Benefits of Global Service

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Today the Getting Smart staff speaks with Abby Falik, CEO of Global Citizen Year, a life-changing global immersion between high school and college.

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