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Welcome to METAA & COSN CTO Clinic 2019 #macto19  - This year’s theme is "Preparing for the Class of 2030".  Follow us on Twitter @TechDirectors and Facebook @METAA.org   Hope you enjoy your conference!  

Friday, March 8 • 8:15am - 9:15am
Keynote Speaker: Tony Wagner

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Creating Innovators
When information is ubiquitous and free, and when basic education is available to billions of people worldwide, only one set of skills can ensure this generation's economic future: the capacity for innovation. The skills and dispositions for innovation are equally important for active and informed citizenship. What must parents, teachers, mentors, and employers do to develop the capacities of many more young people to be the innovators that they want to be—and that we need them to become? What do the best schools and colleges do to teach the skills of innovation? In a talk based on his most recent books,Creating Innovators: The Making of Young People Who Will Change The World, and Most Likely To Succeed, Tony Wagner addresses questions vital to the future.

Video Links:
Future of Work​​​
Most Likely to Succeed Trailer​​​




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Tony Wagner

Senior Research Fellow/Speaker/Author
A globally recognized voice in education, Tony Wagner is currently a Senior Research Fellow at the Learning Policy Institute, founded by Linda Darling-Hammond in 2015. Prior to this appointment, Tony held a variety of positions at Harvard University for more than twenty years, including four years as an Expert in Residence at the Harvard Innovation Lab and the founder and co-director, for more than a d... Read More →


Friday March 8, 2019 8:15am - 9:15am
Main Ballroom

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