BigSpeak Speakers Salman Khan and Ken Sterling Highlight Citrix’s Conversation on Online Learning
In this unprecedented year that is 2020, millions of people have had to adjust their kids to online learning. COVID-19 has changed the way that schooling is done, and has forced children to swap out backpacks and schoolbuses for laptops and zoom meetings.
Every educator from Kindergarten to undergrad is experiencing never-before-seen disruptions to traditional learning models. Now, more than ever, there’s an immediate need for an effective, engaging curriculum that can be accessed remotely, founded on secure, reliable technology.
In this informative and engaging talk, presented by Citrix, Salman Khan, founder, and CEO of Khan Academy and Professor Ken Sterling, Ph.D., an expert in online learning along with a panel of higher education and remote learning experts, discuss:
- How to enable a world-class curriculum online
- How to encourage open interaction with a personalized approach to learning
- The tools you need to build a secure, reliable foundation for learning
Founder of the renowned Khan Academy, Sal Khan has been profiled by 60 Minutes, featured on the cover of Forbes, and named one of TIME’s 100 Most Influential People in the World. Today, the Khan Academy platform has more than 62 million registered users across 190 countries, each able to access practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized dashboard to help students learn at their own pace.
Ken Sterling is the Executive Vice President and Chief Learning Officer at BigSpeak. He is a lecturer of marketing and entrepreneurship with the Technology Management Program at the University of California and participated in several research projects as an author and co-author in the areas of technology, communication, leadership, mentorship, and online education.
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